My first post in 2014 – Happy New Year – ish! Using the POWER of Twitter, er, Bitly bundles, I … More
Category: library collections
Library Budget Debate
In the era of budget cuts and making the most of existing cash flows for academic libraries, the recent attention … More
Happy Birthday Alfred Hitchcock (library movie checkout time)!
Today (August 13) in 1899, Alfred Hitchcock was born. In honour of said event, I will spell “honour” the English … More
Freedom to Read to Freedom to Read at #ALA2013
My experience at the 2013 American Library Association conference & exhibition began before the official beginning by joining a Freedom … More
ALA 2013 in Set-Up Mode
From CHICAGO’S McCormick Place/Convention Center: Watching traffic heading south along Lake Michigan with the lake a mere 200 yards in … More
E-Reader Implementation Issues
E-readers have become standard objects used by patrons of libraries – academic and public alike. There are a slew of … More
Book Review: The Accidental Systems Librarian, 2nd Ed.
Technology in the Library and Lifelong Learning Review of Nicole C. Engard’s (with Rachel Singer Gordon) The Accidental Systems Librarian, … More