Hi. I’m Troy McClure. You might remember me from such Acting roles as…
It’s two weeks to September. There’s a lot going on. I’ll explain later.
This week I’ve been working on the behind the scene logistics of hiring student IT consultants for the library as well as other projects that are in various stages of un-done-ness. September is approaching so quickly.
It was a short week as Monday was Emancipation Day. That’s my excuse why I’m writing up this weeknote on Saturday instead of Friday.
This week I was in the weeds.
This week I have tried to cycle and/or swim before work. After being sedentary for too long, it’s been taking some time to build back my capacity to do such things. It’s funny how I can accept this long on-ramp when it comes to exercising but I’m so more easily frustrated with myself and less forgiving when it comes to things like writing and
This week I’ve moved into my new office. It is an opportunity to design the space so that it may evoke the right vibes. I recently received some fairy lights from my family for my birthday. I haven’t decided if these are for home or work, yet.
Today marks my first work week back at the Leddy Library after my sabbatical. It would have been a better experience had I not developed infections in both my ears from my newly acquired enthusiasm for swimming laps.
I’m back nerds!
Weeknote 9 (2021)
§1 Zotero PDF Reader A new look and functionality for Zotero’s PDF Reader is still in beta. I can’t wait for this version to be unleashed! §2 MIT D2O Earlier this week, MIT Press announced a new Open Access Monograph program. It appears that the transition of scholarly ebooks to another form of subscription product […]