Monthly Archives: April 2010

Progress?

David Brooks always makes me think…today’s column American Power Act is no exception. When you read that history, you’re reminded that large efforts are generally plagued by stupidity, error and corruption. But by the sheer act of stumbling forward, it’s … Continue reading

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April’s big question

I think April’s big question is…will this semester ever end? But, others think April’s big question is: Isn’t this an ever-expanding universe of tech goodies? Will we be forced to chase hot tools and social platforms to stay competitive? How … Continue reading

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Conference and craziness

End of semester craziness back here on the job …great conference, lots of good stuff to go back and use, following lots of new folk on Twitter and Blogs and how cool is it that we will all be in … Continue reading

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CiL2010 day 2

I’m now following David Ferriero [dferriero] on Twitter. I’ll add his blog AOTUS: Collector in Chief to my RSS feeds. Dr. Ferriero, Archivist of the US, was interviewed by Paul Holdengraber [no lightwieght, himself – Director of Public Programs at the … Continue reading

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Conference conundrum

I’m attending the Computers in Libraries 2010 Conference in Arlington, VA this week. [They are streaming, see it here.]  Many thanks to the library adminstrators who sent me! I’m in a muddle, though. I have tech envy as I watch … Continue reading

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Pinball Brain

Is it spring? [90 degrees for two days now – I think we went straight to summer here in the DC area!] Is that why students, faculty and librarians are all stressed? You’d think the cherry blossoms and flip flops … Continue reading

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