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

Posts Tagged ‘Librarians’

My Nominations for the 2009 Edublog Awards

12.04.2009 · Posted in Chit Chat

My Nominations for The 2009 Edublog Awards are: Best individual tweeter - Marianne Lenox and her blog Best new blog - Emergent by Design by Venessa Miemis Best resource sharing blog - Librarian in Black Best librarian / library blog - The Unquiet Librarian by Buffy Hamilton Deadlines for nominations is Tuesday 8 December!  Then the voting begins, ...

Commentary On the Digital Divide from the Chief Executives of Netflix & CommonSenseMedia

If you're thinking about transliteracy you almost have to be thinking about the digital divide. What does it mean? Is it real? How will we close the gap? This New York Times piece Will the Digital Divide Close by Itself? From the Google's Breakthrough Learning in a Digital Age provides a look at and arguments ...

Internet Librarian Wrap Up

11.02.2009 · Posted in Conferences, Internet Librarian

As always conferences are amazing, stimulating, intense and tiring, but worth every second of it. I was able to talk with so many amazing people, and yet there were so many others I wanted to connect with and didn't manage to. *More reflection at the end, but for those who want the nitty gritty.... Pulled from notes ...

Sneaking the Social Web into Your Library: Tips Tricks & Just Plain Sneaky Tactics

11.02.2009 · Posted in Conferences, Internet Librarian, Presentations

One of my presentations from Notes from the 2009 Internet Librarian Conference with Erin Downey Howerton Sneaking the Social Web into Your Library View more presentations from Bobbi Newman. Erin's slides and blog post I mentioned during the Q&A that you can do all sorts of things with RSS. An audience member asked me if ...

Emotional Customer Service for Library Professionals – Andrew Sanderbeck

10.08.2009 · Posted in Conferences, Customer Service

Notes from sessions at the 2009 COMO conference in Columbus GA Emotional Customer Service Change exercise – identity crisis, exchange name tags & three facts keep passing along like telephone How can we use in workplace? Where is quality control in info exchange? Importance of communication Patrons come to lib for more than just books, ...