6 Reasons Your Library Should Host a TEDxLive Viewing Party for TEDWomen

What is TEDWomen? On December 7 and 8, 2010, TEDWomen will gather five hundred global thought leaders, innovators and storytellers in Washington, DC, to watch enlightening speakers and connect with a global community of women and men. The cross-disciplinary, cross-generational program will focus on how women think and work, communicate and collaborate, learn and lead. The program will explore what this means and why it matters … Continue reading 6 Reasons Your Library Should Host a TEDxLive Viewing Party for TEDWomen

Reminder Transliteracy Conference 9 Feb 2010 Call for Papers Dec 1st Deadline

Call for Presentations : Transliteracy Conference : Tuesday 9 February, 2010, 9:30 – 17:30 Phoenix Square Digital Media Centre Leicester, UK In association with the Institute of Creative Technologies & the NLab Small Business Network,  De Montfort University http://nlabnetworks.typepad.com/transliteracy/conference2010.html Deadline for Abstracts:  1 December, 2009 Transliteracy is the ability to read, write and interact across a range of platforms, tools and media from signing and orality through … Continue reading Reminder Transliteracy Conference 9 Feb 2010 Call for Papers Dec 1st Deadline

Internet Librarian Wrap Up

As always conferences are amazing, stimulating, intense and tiring, but worth every second of it. I was able to talk with so many amazing people, and yet there were so many others I wanted to connect with and didn’t manage to. *More reflection at the end, but for those who want the nitty gritty…. Pulled from notes and tweets – some of my favorite quotes/idea and what … Continue reading Internet Librarian Wrap Up

Web 2.0 for Patrons

One of my presentations from Internet Librarian 2009 with Jennifer Koerber, Sean Robinson, Rebecca Ranallo I’ll be posting an update to this when I hear from Liz. Web 2.0 for Library Patronshttp://static.slidesharecdn.com/swf/ssplayer2.swf?doc=il200923thingsslideshare-091031093003-phpapp01&stripped_title=web-20-for-library-patrons View more presentations from Bobbi Newman. Continue reading Web 2.0 for Patrons

Bring on the Rain Putting the Cloud to Work for You: in introduction to cloud computing

One of my presentations from the 2009 COMO conference in Columbus GA Bring on the Rain Putting the Cloud to Work for You: in introduction to cloud computinghttp://static.slidesharecdn.com/swf/ssplayer2.swf?doc=comocloudslideshare-091009105015-phpapp01&rel=0&stripped_title=bring-on-the-rain-putting-the-cloud-to-work-for-you-in-introduction-to-cloud-computing View more presentations from Bobbi Newman. Google docs Zoho Buzzword Preezo PreZentit PBworks Wetpaint Wikispaces 30 Boxes Google Calendar Yahoo MyHomePoint Remember the Milk Ta-Da list Todoist The Online CEO Hiveminder Joe’s Goals Doodle Delicious Digg Netvibes … Continue reading Bring on the Rain Putting the Cloud to Work for You: in introduction to cloud computing

ALA 2009 wrap up

I survived my first ALA! It was intense and exhilorating and tiring, but worth every minute of it.   When I return from conferences there are always a lot of thoughts rolling around and it takes me about  a week to solidify everything.  But here are the things that really stuck with me and what I’m thinking about.  Expect to see at least some of these … Continue reading ALA 2009 wrap up