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)

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 |…

07.03.2013 – Wikipedia And Libraries. Inside Christchurch Libraries With Google. Digital Publishing Revolution.

New Zealand Like. Like. LIKE: You can tour @ChristchurchLib online via the power of Google. Here’s Central Library Tuam. (BoK2) Wow! @megingle has discovered a blogging wellspring!: Top reasons why presenting at NLS6 was successful. (BoK1) Worldwide As always @scholarlykitchn makes me think: The Digital Publishing Revolution Is Over via @thDigitalReader. (BoK1) Does your library programme…

05.03.2013 – Academic Libraries As Data Quality Hubs. Reflections On Being A First Time Presenter. Ontario Teen Services Research.

New Zealand Reflections on being a 1st time presenter at NLS6 | @megingle. (BoK1) Worldwide 92% of libs have space dedicated to children…only 63% with space dedicated to teens”: Ontario teen services (pdf) via @sallyheroes. (BoK6) Reflections on Code4Lib 2013 via @myleejoseph. (BoK1) Remembering our mobile library via @Anne6fy. (BoK2) “Academic Libraries as Data Quality Hubs” by Michael…

04.03.2013 – Pakistani Mobile Library. Gender And Librarianship. ALIA Votes.

New Zealand Reflections on being part of the NLS6 committee | @megingle. (BoK2) Worldwide At A Pakistani Mobile Library, Kids Can Check Out Books, And Hope via @ellenforsyth. (BoK3) LIKE: Take a Blind Date with a Free eBook via @ellenforsyth. (BoK4) Issues of gender and librarianship from a historical perspective | @librarian_kate. (BoK1) A great post by @HughRundle who…

03.03.2013 – Top 10 At NZ Parliamentary Library. Dutch Libraries Cannot Lend Ebooks. Mobile Phone Polling And Teaching Info Literacy.

New Zealand The 10 most borrowed books at the NZ parliamentary library via @pncitylibrary. (BoK2) Good post on ongoing copyright challenges in relation to recently discovered Mansfield work via @bmacnz. (BoK1) Worldwide Netherlands: Government Report Says Dutch Libraries Cannot Lend Ebooks | @infodocket. (BoK1) Libraries improve the quality of the Q & the user experience: Strategies for…

02.03.2013 – #NewProfNZ Blog. Coach Or Captain. Impact Of School Librarians.

New Zealand Squee! It’s here – the #NewProfNZ blog | @ajwillemse91. (BoK1) Worldwide Libraries – The Power to Change (video) via @ALA_TechSource. (BoK9) Coach or Captain: Which Are You? | @LibraryJournal. (BoK9) 184 Year Old Indian Library Offers Some of its Rarest Documents in Digital Form via @sutherma. (BoK2) Nice infographic on impact of school librarians…

27.02.2013 – Bicultural Evaluation Of NZ Public Library Websites. Accessing Library Lit. Open Source.

New Zealand Research fr @Auckland_Libs: Children’s perceptions of spaces and places are vital to library design | @PeterMurgatroyd. (BoK6) Whoa, Spencer Lilley’s article a bit of a wakeup call-A Bicultural Evaluation of NZ Public Library Sites via @bobinrob. (BoK6) My thoughts on accessing library literature | @nicholascarman. (BoK9) Worldwide Read this if you’re not yet convinced.:…