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

Archive for February, 2012

You’re Invited! – This Is What a Librarian Looks Like

02.13.2012 · Posted in Fun, Librarians, Libraries

I'm so excited to announce this new project! As the ultimate compliment to Library Day in the Life we bring you This is What a Librarian Looks Like! What: a site to go beyond the bun and challenge old, outdated librarian stereotypes with photos of real librarians in their real lives doing real stuff :-) Who: YOU! The site is ...

Mea Culpa on Penguin and Libraries and An Alternative to OverDrive

02.11.2012 · Posted in eBooks

I feel I need to make a clarification on yesterday's post title How to Talk to Your Patrons About Penguin & Other Publishers Not Loaning eBooks to Libraries - Penguin did NOT stop doing business with libraries. They stopped doing business with OverDrive. As Publisher's Lunch Points out: As we have reported multiple times, but does ...

How to Talk to Your Patrons About Penguin & Other Publishers Not Loaning eBooks to Libraries

02.09.2012 · Posted in eBooks

[edited 2/11/2012] I feel I need to clarify that Penguin did not stop doing business with libraries, they stopped doing business with OverDrive, read more here. And how to get them to talk to the Publishers. I've had this post in my drafts for a long time. I originally planned to include it in my November post Penguin Pulls ...