18.03.2013 – Attracting Readers. Better Book Displays. Librarians And MOOCs.

New Zealand No news today. Worldwide I prefer ‘attracting readers’ to mktg: Village librarians get training on attracting readers via @socialmediabutt. (BoK2) What do Librarians Need to Know About MOOCs? via @mishdalton.  (BoK9) Rule #2 needs to be strictly adhered to imho: 20 rules for better book displays via @sharonu. (BoK2) Advertisements

12.03.2013 – NZ Universities Face Copyright Action. Who Says I’m A Professional? Open Access Books.

New Zealand Universities face copyright action via @WaikatoLawLib. (BoK1) Library Chat Episode 4 – Stewart Parsons – Is now available via iTunes  | @corinh. (BoK1) An excellent, must read post from @megingle: Who says I am a professional? (BoK9) Worldwide Open Access Books and the Knowledge Unlatched Project via @LibraryJournal.  (BoK2) Deep Breath, first online reflection…My NLS6 Journey –…

09.03.2013 – Infowhelm. Libraries As Data Curators. Marketing Our Libraries.

New Zealand Infowhelm -strategies for managing your information flow | @L2_S2S. (BoK9) Summary of NewProfNZ’s first twitter chat (includes link to storified tweets) | @NewProfNZ. (BoK2) Worldwide Making it Work: Surviving as a Librarian Employed in Another Field  via @lyndelleg. (BoK1) Adhoc marketing is less effective than a marketing plan yet <20% of public libraries have one |…