Reinventing books, magazines and newspapers in the digital agehttp://static.slidesharecdn.com/swf/ssplayer2.swf?doc=reinventingbooks-100506040101-phpapp02&stripped_title=reinventing-books-magazines-and-newspaper-in-the-digital-age View more presentations from Frederic Kaplan. Continue reading Reinventing Books, Magazines and Newspapers in the Digital Age
What it takes to be a digital woman: Review by TrendsSpotting http://static.slidesharecdn.com/swf/ssplayer2.swf?doc=digitalwomenreview-thinknextmicrosoftconference-100419003640-phpapp01&rel=0&stripped_title=what-it-takes-to-be-a-digital-women-review-by-trendsspotting View more presentations from Taly Weiss. found via Librarian in Black Continue reading What It Takes To Be a Digital Woman
A student’s perspective on Academic Libraries. I’ve Got Google, Why Do I Need You?http://static.slidesharecdn.com/swf/ssplayer2.swf?doc=idaaalenemtacl10-100428050009-phpapp01&rel=0&stripped_title=ive-got-google-why-do-i-need-you View more presentations from Ida Aalen. Continue reading I’ve Got Google, Why Do I Need You?
If you’re thinking about transliteracy you almost have to be thinking about the digital divide. What does it mean? Is it real? How will we close the gap? This New York Times piece Will the Digital Divide Close by Itself? From the Google’s Breakthrough Learning in a Digital Age provides a look at and arguments about the digital divide from two different perspectives. From Jim Steyer, … Continue reading Commentary On the Digital Divide from the Chief Executives of Netflix & CommonSenseMedia
Not regularly, actually, not ever. I keep seeing the perception that by going digital, being aware of and, gasp! even using technology means that librarians and libraries are throwing aside traditionally services in favor of sexy new toys like Twitter. That in order for a library to have a Facebook profile first we have sacrifice 100 books to the Social Media gods. As a Digital … Continue reading Yes I am a Digital Branch Manager, No I Do Not Regularly Build Bonfires of Print Books in My Backyard & Dance Around Wearing Warpaint