Sites for Free Images

Hey all – Please share your favorite sites for grabbing Creative Commons or free-use images for your blogs and Inspiration Reports. I just came across this: https://www.pexels.com/royalty-free-images/ Please share your faves as a comment below. Image: East Grand Traverse Bay

Book Challenge Webinar

@tmolah writes: I wanted to share that ALA is offering a free webinar titled “Persevering in the Face of Book Challenges” on November 17th at 2:00 PST. If you can’t attend live, still register as they will send a link with the webinar archive and PowerPoint slides a few days after the webinar. https://ala-events.zoom.us/webinar/register/7016666458957/WN_e4hVSLLpR92yZcK4BYNDXw?timezone_id=America%2FLos_Angeles

Oodi in Helsinki

Hey all – a colleague in LIS George Needham has been in Helsinki and paid a visit to the central library Oodi (I believe it is pronounced “ode”) Here are some of his pictures. This library might be a choice for your globally themed inspiration report!

Digital Life Librarian Job Description

Here is a job description from CityLibraries Townsville in Queensland, Australia from 2019. My colleague Warren Cheetham is Coordinator, Planning and Business Development there. I visited Warren while in Australia in 2018. Take look at this bit and then grab the PDF to see the full job. Note the nuances of Australian library work. Townsville.Position Information_Digital […]