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

Posts Tagged ‘Training’

“Go be secretly awesome. Then tell someone.”

06.04.2009 · Posted in Librarianship, Technology, Training

I've never been fortunate enough to hear Jessamyn West speak and based on Jenica's notes from last week, I'm really missing out.  Some of my favorite bits The digital divide is real, and our system for technology education scales very badly.  There are economies of scale in most library work – processing 30 books does ...

Eternal September: Be Ready to Repeat Yourself. Again.

Last week I read this post on Seth Godin's blog and loved it. I tweeted it hoping other people would pick it up. After reading Stephen Abrams post - What is Cloud Computing where he states I've given a few talks lately and I was surprised to get a few questions about "what is cloud ...

What programming should a library science student learn?

05.27.2009 · Posted in Learning, Librarianship, Technology, Training

I recieved this email from one of the students in the Collection Development class I taught at Mizzou and thought in addition to giving my answer I'd open it up for the hive mind. I had read somewhere, it might have been on your blog in fact, that it might be a good idea for ...

Fee based Workshops should the presenter get paid?

03.17.2009 · Posted in Conferences, Presentations

I got into a conversation with Joshua Neff of  Library Society of the World fame (among many other things), about this topic and he said - you should blog about it.  Who am I to ignore a direct order ;-) Here is the jist.  There are a lot of ways to present in libraryland. You ...