Hey all – I so appreciate the feedback on assignment X earlier in the semester because of that we have reworked the reflection blogging assignment. Here’s what it looks like now: Reflection Blogging Due Dates: Reflection onHyperlinked Communities Due: Reflection on Hyperlinked Environments Due: Reflection on New Models or New Horizons: Due: Reflection on The Power […]
Month: April 2023
Pardon Our Dust – Please Watch This Video
Hey all – Take a look: https://sjsu-ischool.hosted.panopto.com/Panopto/Pages/Viewer.aspx?id=ee9b26b2-bf19-4367-9986-aff0011c9fd0 Let me know what questions you have! Image: Spring!
Storyhouse is a large, mixed-use cultural building in Chester, England, which opened in May 2017. The complex includes a theatre, cinema, restaurant and the city library. It is housed in the remodelled 1936 Odeon Cinema, a grade-II-listed building, together with a newly built extension to hold the theatre auditorium. My friend Erik (of “Keep Stories, […]
Submit Your Blog URL for Reflection Blogging Assignment
Hey all – the last reflective blog post was due Sunday but moving at your own pace is fine — FLUID DATES! Feel free to take more time as needed. After you post that one, please submit your blog URL to Canvas for assignment “Reflection Blogging.” Submit your top level URL for your blog. It […]
Another #hyperlib Job Description: Innovation Catalyst Librarian (Librarian 1)
This job was shared with our class a few semester ago. I wrote a column about it as well entitled “Agents of Change.” (Wholehearted page 68). Please comment as you’d like. What resonates? Will we see more jobs like this? Innovation Catalyst Librarian (Librarian 1) Trenton Free Public Library, Trenton NJ Salary: $50,765 starting Status: […]
Welcome to “Keep Calm & Reflect” Week
Greetings all! We interrupt our regularly scheduled program for a special “Keep Calm & Reflect” Week. Use the time to work on your Inspiration Report or Symposium entry. Action Items: Breathe. Meditate. Take a walk if possible. Please submit your blog URL for grading when you finish Post #5 Contact me: I am available for […]
From a #hyperlib Student – Reanimating Archival Photos!
For my #INFO287 peeps – @mstephens7 @GeneseeReads @DyerAriel – a cool story of how NYPL archival photos have been used to reanimate stills from the original #Cabaret. Talk about collecting/sharing stories – via @NYTimes https://t.co/CkVF8tcAGE — Joanna Russell Bliss (@jrussellbliss) April 14, 2021 Always glad to get tweets etc from former #hyperlib students.
Wholehearted Service at Ferris State
Hey all – I am up early and prepping to drive south to Big Rapids, Michigan. I am doing a talk today for the library staff, faculty and university folks at Ferris State University. For interest here are the slides. If anyone has a pressing matter email me directly and I will reply ASAP. I’ll […]
Next week: “Keep Calm & Reflect” Week
Hey all – I’ve decided next week is “Keep Calm & Reflect” week. Work on your assignments and take time for yourselves to reflect on our class themes. We are in very good shape with time and the remaining modules. Reflective Practice will go up on 4/24. Message me anytime with questions! I am looking […]
Hey all – As we move toward the end of class, some of you may be thinking about exploring global issues in hyperlinked libraries. Don’t miss the site LIBRARY PLANET from Christian Lauersen of Roskilde Libraries and Marie Engberg Eiriksson of Gladsaxe Libraries, Denmark. Library Planet is like a crowdsourced Lonely Planet for libraries of the […]