Monthly Archives: April 2010

Gen X Librarians: Leading From the Middle #cil2010

Gen X Librarians: Leading From the Middle View more presentations from Lisa Carlucci Thomas.

Libraries and Transliteracy at Computers in Libraries #cil2010

Introduction to Libraries and Transliteracy View more presentations from Bobbi Newman. Presented at Computers in Libraries, Monday April 13th in a session with presentations by Buffy Hamilton & Matt Hamilton (no relation) Promised links and resources: Libraries and Transliteracy Blog – a group blog by Buffy Hamilton– school media specialist, Tom Ipri – academic librarian […]

Information Fluency Keynote #cil2010

Notes from the Computers in Libraries 2010 Conference Technology is a queer thing is brings you gifts with one hand and it stabs you in the back with the other – C.P. Snow Lee Rainee – Pew Internet and American Life Information Fluency – how networked creators have changed the ecology of information and the world […]

Top Ten Links Week 14

My personally selected top 10 from the links I shared on Twitter from 4/2/2010 thru 4/8/2010 1. Why I won’t buy an iPad (and think you shouldn’t, either) via RT @danielpink RT @calreid: Dude, you’re killing the buzz! RT @BoingBoing –  No matter how you feel about or what you think about the iPad you […]

Computers in Libraries – Following From a Distance #cil2010

If you are unable to attend Computers in Libraries this year there are still some great ways to get information and following along. Twitter list of presenters #cil2010 on What the Hashtag The group on Slideshare The Information Today blog A list of bloggers at CiL (including me!) and an OPML file of all the […]

KLA Libraries and Transliteracy Presentation

I had the honor of presenting about Libraries and Transliteracy at the Kansas Library Association today. Thank you to Beta Phi Mu for bringing me in! As promised here is my presentations and links. Libraries and Translitearcy KLA View more presentations from Bobbi Newman. Informing Communities: Sustaining Democracy in the Digital Age. Knight Commission on […]

National Broadband Plan & Digital Literacy Corps

If you haven’t heard on March 16th the FCC submitted its National Broadband Plan to congress.  I was excited to read it included a proposal for Digital Literacy Corps, so I’ve been following any news about it. On March 26th there was an international briefing (pdf) which included some more information. is a great […]