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The Downside to Multitasking

As busy librarians, we must learn to work with shrinking budgets, dwindling staff, and the fact that there are not enough hours in the day. Time seems to fly by, so we multitask to fit everything in. Our patrons do the same by studying on laptops while listening to music, checking Facebook, and the like. However, an interesting article on Mashable states that studies indicate multitasking is not good for our brains.

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Are You a Multitasking Master? Think Again.

Multitasking is a myth. Odds are you are not the multitasking ace you claim to be. Working in a public library means being a master juggler. Here are some tips to help keep the balls in the air.