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…

28.02.2013 – Bilingual Workplace. Te Reo And Search Tools. New Library Professionals.

New Zealand What would a bilingual workplace look like? | @megingle. (BoK9) How do search tools treat words in Te Reo that contain macrons representing long vowels? Read the study results via @sallyheroes. (BoK4) Tauranga Libraries uses toddler storytimes to strengthen relationship with Council & increase profile of men reading via @sallyheroes. (BoK4) Are you a new library…

24.02.2013 – Ebook Campaign. Emotional Engagement In Reading. National Library Of Mongolia.

New Zealand No news today. Worldwide National Library of Mongolia …the largest remaining collection of ancient Buddhist texts via @ellenforsyth. (BoK1) Wrapped up in a Book: The Role of Emotional Engagement in Reading via @SarahLibrarina. (BoK4) Something we’ve been grappling with at work recently: Commit, already | @davidleeking via @flexnib. (BoK9) The Swedish Library Association has an ebook…

21.02.2013 – Buzzing After #NLS6. British Library MooC. Co-Teaching Relationships.

New Zealand Buzzing after NLS6 | @HeroesMingle. (BoK2) Worldwide “Co-Teaching Relationships Among Librarians and Other Information Professionals” | @infodocket. (BoK6) Is it a library or a coffeeshop with books and programming? via @ALIANational. (BoK1) Interesting: The British Library Becomes First Non-University Institution to Join UK’s Futurelearn MooC | @infodocket. (BoK3) I have a bug bear about students and…

19.02.2013 – ALIA Online Sessions. Elevator Of Enlightenment. DPLA Metadata Policy.

New Zealand Library Chat Episode 3 – Sue Roberts – Leadership in change, Learning Cultures, Advocacy, Innovation | @corinh. (BoK1) Worldwide Worth reading the whole series: “Being Different, Part 4: The Elevator of Enlightenment” | @rtennant via @janholmquist. (BoK1) Update on Proposed Digital Public Library of America (DPLA) Metadata Policy | @LibraryJournal. (BoK5) Five minutes with ……

12.02.2013 – #NLS6. Librarian Mentoring Programme. Bookclubs And Reading Groups.

New Zealand How Spicy Do You Like Your Romance? | @first_lines. (BoK4) Worldwide Do different – bookclubs and reading groups | @alisonwrote. (BoK4) Read the storify of what happened on the first day of NLS6: Be bold with bananas! | @aliaNLS6. (BoK1) International librarianship (video) | @janholmquist. (BoK1) From a new grad perspective: Turning LIS Theory into…

07.02.2013 – Fee Changes At Otorohanga Libraries. Book And Article Recommender Systems. Marketing In Public Libraries.

New Zealand Well done Otorohanga Libraries, for getting fees changed to better suit your community via @lianzaoffice. (BoK9) Worldwide Africa must use digital libraries (and open access) to fast-track the continent’s development via @myleejoseph. (BoK1) Vatican museums boss laments ‘brutal sacking’ of library via @libsinteract. (BoK1) Definitely worth reading this post by @aarontay: 8 Library related book &…