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Saturday, February 02, 2008

Spoke too soon

Wandering into what should be the community meeting room upstairs in Helminthdale Library I stop and stare at all the boxes of books stacked up in the corner. These aren't booksale books; this is the stock that Doreen found 'inconvenient' when they were rearranging the library last autumn.

I hope that these aren't more piles of stuff that's allegedly on the shelves as far as the Catalogue's concerned.

I wonder how many have been reserved. This library's reservation fill time figures have been fairly bad since it re-opened. Almost certainly a coincidence.

2 comments:

librarianwoes said...

Man, I hope for your sake that they were properly withdrawn...

Kevin Musgrove said...

I'm sure they would be.

Just like the 500 "withdrawn" audio items we found stacked up in a Group Librarian's office a couple of weeks after we did the annual statement of stock figures. 0-: