Librarian by Day Bobbi Newman | I'm not that kind of librarian

Archive for February, 2010

Librarians Play a Vital Role in 21st Century Literacies

We know it, but no one else seems to. Many organizations are looking at the definition of literacy and expanding it to include the knowledge and skills it takes to be an active participant in today's society. What baffles me as I read through reports and recommendations from so many organizations is the lack of mention of ...

Top Ten Links Week 6

02.12.2010 · Posted in Links, Read This

My personally selected top 10 from the links I shared on Twitter from 2/5/2010 thru 2/11/2010 follow the UK Transliteracy conference here - the UK conference on Transliteracy was on Tuesday, if you missed coverage has been archived on the site. Evolution of the Book - cool graph of the evolution of books The State of the ...

Want Innovation? Get Out of the Way

02.10.2010 · Posted in Change, Innovation

We hear a lot about innovation and change these days. Everyone is talking about it, every is doing it, or at least trying to. There's a problem though, change and innovation require more than lip service. Declaring that you are innovative does not make it so. You know what I'm talking about, someone reads an ...