David Leek King and Michael Porter are up to it again, they are making a new library video! and they want your help! Remember Hi-Fi Sci-Fi Library? It’s easy, just take photos of yourself and other library staff with the one and zero Michael posted and submit them to the Flickr photo group. Or you can submit a video, Michael says: 1. The song will … Continue reading Have you submitted your photo or video for Library 101 yet?
you haven’t heard yet, the fabulous Joshua M. Neff, Steve Lawson and Iris Jastram have created The Shovers and Makers award. And there is only one way to become a Shover and Maker: declare yourself one. No one knows what you have been doing all year as well as you do. No one knows what motivates you, what your professional passions are, why you work … Continue reading Get Shoving and Making!
I came across this cool tool from Idée on Circulation this morning. It allows you to search Flickr Creative Commons liscensed photos (or photos from Alamy) by clicking on the color or colors you want the photos to have. You then click on the thumbnail to get the photo and the liscense information. The only down side is the collage doesn’t list the url of the … Continue reading Search Flickr by Color
Just because I can. Wordpress.com now has an option to create and add polls built right into the post toolbar. Sweet! So I made up a poll. I’m not planning to do anything with this info, other than probably write a blog post about it. Continue reading Poll – How many times a day to you check Twitter?
I came across this cartoon recently and I just love it. I think I had it in both presentations I gave last week. You can seem more like this at Gaping Void. Continue reading The web 2.0 thing you build me didn’t work
spotted this over on BaldGeeks’ blog and had to play along 😉 My pirate name is: Dread Pirate Kidd Like the famous Dread Pirate Roberts, you have a keen head for how to make a profit. Even though you’re not always the traditional swaggering gallant, your steadiness and planning make you a fine, reliable pirate. Arr! Get your own pirate name from piratequiz.com. part of … Continue reading It’s talk like a pirate day!
or the Librarian’s Apprentice Continue reading The Resourcerer’s Apprentice by Lela Hull