Hi all! I am heading to San Jose on Saturday for our faculty retreat. Once a year, we all come together in person for a big two day meeting. I will be traveling out Saturday and returning Wednesday. Do not hesitate to contact me. I will try to be online as much as possible. […]
Thanks to all the students who attended our chat. We touched on Open +, participatory service and much more. The recording is about 45 minutes.
Hey all – @selatham mentioned this in the Hyperlinked Newsroom, and I asked if we could share an image of this unique example of the “Library of Things.” This isn’t related to a specific article, but it relates to some excitement we experienced last week in the Midwest. Everyone, was anticipating some stellar (pun intended) […]
Greetings all. This afternoon: Michael Casey, author of one of our foundational texts and Director of Customer Experience for the Gwinnett County Public Library in metropolitan Atlanta, will join us at 4pm PT. We’ll answer any questions you have about his book, the Transparent library, GCPL, etc.
Greetings all! Thanks for all of the context book reports. I will be grading them this week. Grades will be in Canvas by next weekend. NOTE: Be sure to submit your URL to Canvas too for grading if you haven’t!!
March 5 – Assignment Q & A Session for Planning, Director’s Brief & Symposium, 1pm PT.
It’s exciting to watch your first major assignments appear in the course activity stream. Over the next few days we’ll see more Context Book Reports go up. As a clearinghouse of sorts, please share your URL in a comment on this post and a “twitter-like” short sentence about your major takeaway. This makes it very easy […]
Hey all – I just finished up reading everyone’s blog posts. I am thrilled with the ideas you explored and the cohesion. THANK YOU!
Hey all – I spent two days last fall in Georgia to speak at Gwinnett County Public Libraries Staff Day. I recorded a short travelogue about their innovative services for this class and my INFO 200 class. This is an optional recording but if you have 12 minutes please take a look. The initiatives GCPL has […]
Take a look at this job listing a colleague sent me a few months ago. Very interesting mix of duties and requirements. You’ll see some things here that you are doing in this class! 🙂 Bolding is mine. Announcement: The University of Texas at Arlington Library invites applications from highly motivated, innovative, forward thinking professionals for […]