Category: Writing

October 22nd, 2017 by Michael Sauers

My latest published writing project has been framed and is ready for hanging. You can still purchased your own unframed copy at StephenKingCatalog.com.

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August 27th, 2017 by Michael Sauers

I’ve cited in what might just be one of the nest academic paper titles ever:

[HTML] The best place to hide a dead body is page 2 on Google search results

M Brorsson, H Lindhom – 2016
Purpose-This examination paper examines what affects which link students at Jönköping
University choose to click on the Google search results when they do a product search. For
some e-commerce companies, it may be crucial that users click on their link in the search

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April 23rd, 2017 by Michael Sauers

I’ve been teasing this project on Facebook for a few months and today it can finally be revealed!

Dave Hinchberger of The Overlook Connection Press has been working with artist Glenn Chadbourne to produce a series of new dust jackets for Stephen King’s novels. Each cover is limited to 500 copies and singed by Mr. Chadbourne. Each jacket also includes a new essay from King-world authors ranging from Rocky WoodStephen Spignesi, Bev Vincent and even Anthrax’s Scott Ian.

Guess who was asked to write the jacket text for Sai King’s Dreamcatcher. Yes, yours truly!

Let’s just say it was the most difficult and fun writing assignment I’ve ever had the honor of completing. The fact that it had to come in at approximately 450 words, was a challenge all on its own.

You can see all the covers currently available @  StephenKingCatalog.com and check out my contribution specifically there too.

Me, I’ll be framing one of my copies just as soon as it arrives.

And Dave, thanks for asking and having enough faith in me to give me the chance to participate in this project.

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July 30th, 2015 by Michael Sauers

Recently I’ve been working on setting up a ton of public access PCs and getting all of the systems to talk to each other when it comes to our ILS, printing software, and computer time management. All of this deals with software “types” I’m familiar with due to my 2003 book The Neal-Schuman Directory of Management Software for Public Access Computers, co-written with my friend Louise Alcorn. Granted, none of the software I’m using today even existed back then, but the issues haven’t changed all that much.

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July 1st, 2015 by Michael Sauers

Looks like Rowan & Littlefield is highlighting our Emerging Technologies book at the Chartered Institute of Library and Information Professionals (CILIP) 2015 conference in Liverpool.

 

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January 30th, 2015 by Michael Sauers

More Library Mashups cover

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December 4th, 2014 by Michael Sauers

My article on CSS Style Guides, published in the May 2001 issue of Web Techniques Magazine.

Style Guidance by Michael Sauers

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October 23rd, 2014 by Michael Sauers

Using the Interet as a Reference ToolThis wasn’t my first book, but was my first book for librarians. Published by Neal-Schuman in June 2001, there is still a copy available on Amazon. It’s yours for the low price of $63.65

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October 3rd, 2014 by Michael Sauers

According to Nicole, it was sent off to the printer a few days ago and will be available at Internet Librarian.

More Library Mashups e-mail

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September 25th, 2014 by Michael Sauers

On 25 September 2006 I learned that I’d have an article printed in the very first issue of the Journal of Web Librarianship.

Acceptance Letter

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