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

Posts Tagged ‘library’

What is a librarian’s day like?

07.08.2008 · Posted in A Day in the Life of a Librarian

Wow I saw this come across in the search terms used to find my blog.  I'm assuming it's someone considering becoming a Librarian and I thought what an amazing opportunity!  If I post about this and get others to do it too, it will allow librarians to share amongst ourselves (our positions are changing so rapidly) and ...

One more way to use Flickr – videos!

07.03.2008 · Posted in Flickr, Patron Services, Video

Earlier this month I attended a Mobius conferernce session about vodcasting in libraries.  I came back all inspired and fired up.  I don't think our patrons are ready for vodcasting yet but that didn't stop me from making videos.  Even better is was perfect timing for Flickr allowing 90 second videos that are much better quality ...

Teaching Patrons about Flickr

06.30.2008 · Posted in Flickr, Patron Services, Presentations, Training

The first Online Picture Sharing class was last week and the second is this week, we only have 15 laptops for the patrons to use so we have to have multiple sessions.  I choose to focus on Flickr vs one of the many other online picture sharing sites inpart because MRRL has a Flickr account ...

Missouri Librarians Unite!

06.24.2008 · Posted in Unconferences

Earlier this year Robin and I heard that some of our nieghbors in Kansas were planning an Unconference, calling it Kansas Library Camp.  We agreed that Missouri needed one of these so we made plans to crash their conference, borrow their ideas and started the search for funding for a Missouri Library Camp.  Everything was going ...