16.03.2013 – #Ketenet Redevelopment. Movers And Shakers 2013. So You Want To Be An Archivist?

New Zealand A call to action: #ketenet redevelopment proposal via @jransom. (BoK3) Worldwide Library Journal is staggering the announcement of this year’s Movers & Shakers 2013 via @wawoodworth. (BoK1) In two minds about this-quality vs creation: US Public Library Will Soon Begin Publishing eBooks via @wifilibrarian. (BoK3) I’m obviously not a pro. #Idontreadmanyreviewjnls: Does It Matter What Books…

14.03.2013 – Libraries And Wikipedia. Librarians And Personality. Indian Phone-Based Info Service.

New Zealand Old papers in Gisborne get silver lining  via @GisborneLibrary. (BoK3) Worldwide Don’t take it personally (building a PLN) | @acrystelle. (BoK9) Potential potential potential: In India, phone-based information service targets rural consumers via @ALA_TechSource. (BoK3) I’ve been thinking about this a lot lately: 4 ways to bring users to your library resources from Wikipedia…

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…

01.03.2013 – ALIA Online Proceedings. The Problem With Children’s Books. An Invisible Library.

New Zealand Worth reading: The invisible library for invisible people | @Auckland_Libs. (BoK9) Worldwide The best cataloguing movie ever! via @lewisr3. (BoK3) Have you wondered the same things?: The Problem with Children’s Books: A Parent’s Perspective via @stephmcg. (BoK4) Ooh! Could we have one of these, please @first_lines?: Suggestion wall at UTS Library via @malbooth. (BoK7) The proceedings…

26.02.2013 – Valuing Diversity. SCVNGR. What Makes A Great Library Worker.

New Zealand Community space available at central library (HamNZ_Libraries) via @laurindathomas. (BoK3) Hear hear! (key word is ‘valuing’): Valuing diversity in our libraries | @KiwiLibrarian. (BoK9) Worldwide Want to know how we used SCVNGR with On Your Marks!, what worked, and what didn’t at ALIAOnline? | @gamifyonline13. (BoK7) I’m assuming experience and quals are a given. Or is it?:…