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Libraries, conferences & perpetual learning

To begin, this is just an aside about why it is important to write up conference experiences and why blog. This is the heady, humanizing work that happens when you write for general readers. It’s complexity enacted through connections. From … Continue reading

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Passion and the library conference!

Hamilton + libraries #cildc (esp for anyone w/panels in the Jefferson room) https://t.co/FKdCGGPTrE — Robin (@thetenthscholar) March 8, 2016 The most fun in life is to share experiences and passion! Yesterday I had a chance to twitter converse (is that … Continue reading

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Computers in Libraries 2015

I am not a “sketcher” I virtually attended the first day of Computers in Library 2015 Presentations (CiL2015) in Washington, DC as I manned the reference desk. I did this by watching the twitter stream #cildc hashtag. I had a … Continue reading

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Washington Post books it!

This post should really be titled YES! that’s what I think. Reading is a life force for me and I suspect many others. Today’s Washington Post Outlook section is entitled: Overbooked: What, and How, to Read – Washington Post (April … Continue reading

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The Twitter voices at #cildc 2.0 – This one has the underscores converted to dashes so they don’t break into two… http://t.co/FvZbaXw5te — ITI Conferences (@LibConf) April 11, 2014  

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Tactical Librarianism: CiL2014 Day 3

#TacticalLibrarianism was coined today by Librarian Adam Traub from RIT paraphrasing Mike Lydon author of Tactical Urbanism and this morning’s keynote presentation by the same name. City planners remind us of the power of Short Term Action |Long Term change. … Continue reading

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Librarians off the path: CiL2014 Day 2

My thanks to JD Thomas @techfun for these great quotes graphics! Correction added – Giving credit where credit is due by Chad Boeninger @cfbeoninger “We shouldn’t be concerned about libraries without books but libraries without librarians.” / @cfboeninger at #CILDC … Continue reading

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Librarians un-desked: CiL2014 Day 1

“The learners shall inherit the earth..” #CILDCpic.twitter.com/LL5ffH1aJT — JD Thomas (@techfun) April 7, 2014 It is so good to get away from the job for just a short time to see the bigger library-in-the-world picture at Computers In Libraries 2014. … Continue reading

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