Are you on Twitter? I joined Twitter this year and although I follow just over 100 people this is a selection of the latest information about libraries from many tweeting library heroes.
I’ll be posting an update each day, so that you too can keep up to date with what’s happening around the country.
- We’re For You, Not Against You: A Librarian’s Take On E-book Lending from @publisherswkly #hcod via @TheLib.
- Lighthouse: The time for Libraries is NOW (slideshow) via @anne6fy.
- Michael Edson, SXSW 2011, Innovating and Developing with Libraries… (video) via @followalibrary.
- Text appeal – people’s favourite books from BOP Times #nzbm via @sallyheroes.
- Internet to become most popular news platform as use of smartphones and electronic tablets grows | Mail Online via @SLIS_NZ.
- New & exciting! Get app for your iPhone / iPod touch etc to access our library catalogue + your record from @first_lines (Waimakariri Libraries).
- The Googlization of Memory: Information Overload and the Fracturing of Knowledge from Fast Company via @sallyheroes.
- Information Overload’s 2300-year-old history from HBR via @sallyheroes.
- “Social media savvy: the universities and academics leading the way” from @GdnHigherEd via @Andrew8W.
- Library Journal Movers and Shakers 2011 have been announced... via @thewhaanga.
- You can also follow this year’s Movers & Shakers on Twitter and check out their blogs from @LibraryJournal.
- The Future of Academic Reading – BGSU Discussion via @wifilibrarian.
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