We all know what networking is, but as an MLS student or a new librarian with few connections, it is difficult to know where to begin. It can be particularly difficult for those first-time job seekers who can’t afford to attend conferences and meet fellow librarians in person. Priscilla Shontz has an excellent article on Professional Networking Online in FreePint that demystifies the process of networking online. It’s full of practical tips for librarians and other professionals.