Submit Your Blog URL for Reflection Blogging Assignment

Hey all – the last reflective blog post was due Sunday: Reflection on Infinite Learning Modules (Student choice of topic area): 4/21 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 might look like something like this: (That’s @hcanfield 🙂 […]

Library Planet

Hey all – Don’t miss this new 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 world meant to inspire library travelers to open the awesome book that is our world of libraries, cities and countries. We […]

Stacie Ledden Recording

Greetings all! We had an incredible chat with Stacie Ledden, including some excellent questions about the Anythink model. If anyone has any questions after listening, Stacie said she was glad to share her email: sledden @

Director’s Brief Extensions

Hey all – if you are swamped with other classes or life, please email me. I am happy to offer a couple of extra days for the Brief.  That said, they can also be posted anytime if you are done early. Remember: This will be your most polished, detailed and well-presented work of the semester. 🙂

Class Social Hour Thoughts?

Hello all – I want to schedule one more informal social time at the end of the semester. What works best for you all? I want to get a sense of who could or would like to attend. I am thinking Saturday the 11th or Sunday the 12th in the afternoon PT? How would that […]

Hyperlinked Job Description – Creativity!

This one popped up in the early summer here in Michigan. What do you think? CLASSIFICATION: Librarian (ET. – 40 hours) POSITION TITLE: Creative Services Librarian REPORTS TO: Adult Services and Reference, Department Head POSITION SUMMARY: The Creative Services Librarian manages, develops and delivers innovative programming in a creative environment. Utilizes hands-on training and collaboration […]

Stacie Ledden Chat & Ask A Question

Hey all – Stacie joins us this Monday! April 22 –  Stacie Ledden joins us at 4pm PT. Stacie is Director of Innovations and Brand Strategy at Anythink Libraries. Join URL: The session will be recorded. Can’t make it? Ask a question as a comment below.


Dear class – We said goodbye to sweet Cooper Sunday afternoon. It happened very quickly. I so appreciate your kind comments and messages this past few days. I look forward to our last few weeks together exploring reflective practice, compassion and the heart.