My Official Bio:
Michael Sauers is currently the Director of Technology for Do Space in Omaha, NE. Michael has been training librarians in technology for the past twenty years and has also been a public library trustee, a bookstore manager for a library friends group, a reference librarian, serials cataloger, technology consultant, and bookseller since earning his MLS in 1995 from the University at Albany’s School of Information Science and Policy. Michael has also written dozens of articles for various journals and magazines and fourteenth book, Emerging Technologies: A Primer for Librarians was published in May 2015 and more books are on the way. In his spare time he blogs at travelinlibrarian.info, runs Web sites for authors and historical societies, takes many, many photos, and is usually “currently reading” five or six books at a time.
- I do many presentations every year.
- I’m the Web master for the Friends of the Aurora Public Library, for author L.E. Modesitt, Jr. and for the Greece (NY) Historical Society.
- I take a lot of Photos (flickr)
- I have an extensive book collection (LibraryThing)
- Many of those books are autographed
- You know you’re from Rochester, NY when…
All additional information about me and what I do can be found via the menus at the top of this page.
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