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…

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…

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…

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.:…

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…

13.02.2013 – Integrating Downloadable Academic Ebooks. Usability Of Virtual Reference. Info Literacy From High School To Undergrad.

New Zealand Why stand for LIANZA Council? via @sallyheroes. (BoK1) Worldwide Assessing the gap in high school students’ readiness for undergrad via @mishdalton. (BoK6) The Why’s and How’s of Integrating Downloadable Academic Ebooks via @flexnib. (BoK8) Online chat wins: Research Paper: A Usability Evaluation of Academic Virtual Reference Services | @infodocket. (BoK6) #nls6 participants recorded their questions…

10.02.2013 – Freegal At @Auckland_Libs. Most Borrowed Titles In UK. Research Into Librarian Blogs.

New Zealand Freegal – free & legal music is under threat at @Auckland_Libs  via @scooperova. (BoK3) Worldwide OPACs aren’t designed to help users-they’re designed to expose catalog records (a design/ux pov) | @LibraryJournal. (BoK7) The most borrowed titles in British Libraries via @bibliobot. (BoK2) What it takes to be a 21st century librarian via @jaygee35. (BoK9) Reading:…

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 &…