Yesterday while I was traveling and taking some much needed downtime away from the internet ALA announced the results for their recent elections. I was pleased to see my bid for Councilor-at-Large was successful. Thank you to everyone who voted for me and for all your support. I hope to live up to expectations, I represent YOU, so feel free to email, message, DM or … Continue reading Now the Real Work Begins
Fiction I’m leading with fiction this month because I’m so excited about it on many levels. This weekend I watched the first episode of Game on Thrones on HBO, loved it and immediately went out and downloaded an audio version of the book its based on A Game of Thrones: A Song of Ice and Fire: Book One. I spent a good portion of the weekend … Continue reading April Reads: Enchantment, Switch and A Game of Thrones. What Are You Reading?
This is post 2 of 10 in my 10 favorite tools series. I regularly get asked how I “do it all” so I’ve put together some of handy tools that (in addition to hard work) help me do it. I covered the many ways I use Google last week, this week its Twitter! Now that might seem obvious since I have over 4,000 followers, but … Continue reading My Favorite Tools in Ten Installments: 2. Twitter
My personally selected top ten from the links I shared on Twitter 4.16.2011 through 4.22.2011. In no particular order 1. 5 Myths About the ‘Information Age’ – Great article from the Chronicle of Higher Education, go read it! The book is dead. We have entered the information age. All information is now available online. Libraries are obsolete. The future is digital. 2. Nominate your favorite blogs for the … Continue reading Top Ten Links 2.16: TED Auditions, LISEvents, Piracy and The Sad, Beautiful Fact That We’re All Going To Miss Almost Everything
This morning Amazing announced their Kindle Lending Library. Amazon today announced Kindle Library Lending, a new feature launching later this year that will allow Kindle customers to borrow Kindle books from over 11,000 libraries in the United States. Kindle Library Lending will be available for all generations of Kindle devices and free Kindle reading apps. “We’re excited that millions of Kindle customers will be able … Continue reading Some Questions for Overdrive and Amazon about the Kindle Lending Library – Updated
I regularly get asked when I sleep, or how I “do it all”. I’m never really sure how to respond, I’m just me. I just go through my days, my routine and well do stuff. But I took a look around at some of the tools and shortcuts I use and thought I might do a little mini series. So here it is, in 10 … Continue reading My Favorite Tools In 10 Installments: 1. Google Tools
My personally selected top ten from the links I shared on Twitter 4.10.2011 through 4.16.2011. In no particular order: 1. Stop BREAKING THE BASIC RULES of presenting! « thewikiman another great presentation from Ned Potter, I think this one spent most of last week on the front page of Slidehsare.net. Stop Breaking The Basic Rules of Presenting http://static.slidesharecdn.com/swf/ssplayer2.swf?doc=stopbreakingthedamnrules-110409075904-phpapp02&rel=0&stripped_title=stop-breaking-the-basic-rules-of-presenting&userName=thewikiman View more presentations from Ned Potter 2. … Continue reading Top Ten Links 2.15: Presenting Tips, Net Neutrality, eReaders and the Environment & More!