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…

15.02.2013 – Altmetrics. Conference Overload. Kobo And Kindle In Canada.

New Zealand Watch this space!: Here’s a glimpse of what @booksadventures is aiming for in a 6 month contract with @Auckland_Libs. (BoK3) Worldwide I really like this post from @librarianxiety as a way out of conference overload: 2 Conferences, 10 goals. (BoK9) Managing Your Career in a Negative Environment via @librarianbyday. (BoK9) Kobo & Kindle compete in the Google search boxing…

14.02.2013 – New Katherine Mansfield Short Story Found. #NLS6. Super Librarians.

New Zealand Reflecting on questionable journals in scholarly databases | @novamacaria. (BoK8) Includes some good links: Hospital for School Library Books | @L2_S2S. (BoK9) Media release: New Katherine Mansfield short story found! | @NLNZ. (BoK5) Worldwide Read the #nls6 storified tweets for Monday morning and Monday afternoon via @sallyheroes. (BoK1) Really like this idea – library interfaces that…

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…

08.02.2013 – @ChristchurchLib Leaders Use Twitter. PLA Virtual Symposium. ALIA Journals And Open Access.

Today I’m flying to Brisbane for the New Librarians’ Symposium. I’m looking forward to meeting and sharing ideas with Twitter friends. Megan Ingle and I are presenting on Monday. New Zealand Brisbane here we come! | @heroesmingle. (BoK3) Christchurch City Libraries leaders answer questions on Twitter | @ChristchurchLib. (BoK2) Worldwide PLA’s Virtual Spring Symposium looks good – innovative…

24.01.2013 – NZ Public Library Statistics. Rating Your Library. Pew Report On Library Services.

New Zealand Much loved Woolston library back in business via @ChristchurchLib. (BoK9) New Zealand: Digital Services in High Demand at Public Libraries (based on latest public library stats) via @sallyheroes. (BoK1) Just discovered this discussion: How do your rate libraries? (comments from throughout NZ) via @sallyheroes. (BoK3?) Worldwide Patrons decide purchases in modern libraries via @aarontay. (BoK8) Pew Internet…