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) Advertisements

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…