Library workers need to feel comfortable talking about the negative aspects of our work. We
Still my most popular photo on Flickr with almost 13,000 views.
December 17, 2014
Copyright! Complicated, confusing, and not clear-cut. What does a librarian need to know? Michael and Laura will present scenarios to discuss, as we all shine a light on the subject and try to figure out what a librarian needs to do. Presented by Michael Sauers and Laura Johnson, Nebraska Library Commission Nebraska Library Association Annual Conference […]
June 10, 2013
If you have ever felt overwhelmed by the ubiquity of McDonald’s, this stat may make your day: There are more public libraries (about 17,000) in America than outposts of the burger mega-chain (about 14,000). The same is true of Starbucks (about 11,000 coffee shops nationally). “There’s always that joke that there’s a Starbucks on every corner,” says Justin […]
May 8, 2013
Woot! The Nebraska Library Commission has been ranked 6th out of the 50 state libraries regarding their social media presence. Generally I take such lists with a grain of salt, and I can definitely say, this isn’t a competition, but I’m quite happy being in the top 10. Read the full report and see all the […]
…Bookish is a great example of this. Bookish took two years to launch and was
#drm #libraries #publishing
Hachette Book Group, which publishes Stephenie Meyer and Malcolm Gladwell among others, announced Wednesday that
April 29, 2013
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I’m not really sure how I feel about his idea (shown right) but he does
#bailout #bookstores #ebooks #libraries