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

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Teaching Tech to the Public – Follow up from Internet Librarian

12.08.2009 · Posted in Internet Librarian

This Those of you who were in my Web 2.0 for patrons presentation might remember a woman in the audience mentioning the classes she teaches at her library. I promised to get with her and share the follow up. I emailed her and found out that Liz Hubert is a Adult Services Librarian at the Barrington Area ...

What’s a Girl Like You Doing in a Place Like This? Or How I Came to Work in Libraries

12.07.2009 · Posted in Librarianship

My library roots, or how I got into libraries for The Library Routes Project. I've worked in libraries for years I volunteered in the library during Junior High, mostly to get out of study hall but also for the books. When I turned 16 my first "real" job was as a clerk at the local ...

How Did You Get Into Libraries? Share Your Story With The Library Routes Project

11.30.2009 · Posted in Libraries

Have you seen The Library Routes Project? The idea is to share (blog or on the wiki) your library career path. Both the library roots - how you got into the profession in the first place, and what made you decide to do so - and your library routes - the career path which has taken ...

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 ...