14.07.2013 – Limitless Library. 33 Priorities. Library And Information Agenda.

New Zealand Redoubt North Primary School Opens New Library: More than books at futuristic library via @sallyheroes. Immersive cosplay | @heroesmingle. Worldwide Like the idea of a ‘Limitless Library’: Nashville Public Library envisions library of the future | @infodocket. 33 priorities for engaged information & library services (slides) | @priestlib. Three challenges: Engaging, rightscaling and innovating…

13.07.2013 – LIANZA13 Programme. Discovery Platforms. Risks For Research Libraries.

New Zealand LIANZA’s 2013 Conference Programme is out and registrations are open | @LIANZA13. Worldwide I Don’t Get Discovery Platforms: Are We Letting Quantity Win Over Design? | @t_swanson via @janholmquist. User studies and risks for research libraries? via @Anne6fy. Really really like the perspective on this: Freeing the Hostage | @LibLostFound. Somewhat geeky 🙂 Alerting on twitter feeds…

11.07.2013 – Self-Issue at Selwyn. Vote Against Halting Rebrand. NDF Dunedin Barcamp.

New Zealand Superb post by @deborahfitchett: Institutional repositories for data? A collection of tweets, notes, photos and links from the @NDFNZ National Digital Forum Bar Camp | @SarahLibrarina. Perceptions of self-service tech in a small, rural public library of NZ: Self-issue @ Selwyn Library via @AprilFlux. Worldwide CILIP members vote against motion halting rebrand and Tom…

10.07.2013 – Invercargill’s Promo Vids. Public Library Service Under Attack. Digital Scholarship.

New Zealand AWESOME: Book Club Girls and Book Club Boys each promo @invlibrary (vids). Worldwide Clinical librarian becomes part of the critical care team & part of ward rounds  via @jafurtado. (UK) The public library service under attack (pdf) via @vye. New Services, New Skills, and Renewing Staff (to support digital scholarship) via @myleejoseph. Well worth reading the notes…

09.07.2013 – New Library In Gold Coast. CILIP Rebrand. Community College Libraries.

New Zealand LIANZA’s careers survey report | @lianzaoffice. Worldwide A Canadian library has their own Book Crossing: A literary treasure hunt in Sudbury via @aarontay. $20 Million Public Library Nearly Ready to Open in Gold Coast | @infodocket. The Knowledge People? Attempted rebrand gets librarians raising their voices in outrage via @socialmediabutt. Student Success and the Community…

08.07.2013 – NFC-Tagged Library. Sensemaking. Zebra Stripes.

New Zealand “So put on your zebra stripes & head out into the wild of your community.” | @megingle. Worldwide Outreach and roving: Fleeing the Reference Desk | @LibraryJournal. Anyone know if this goes to catalogue or elsewhere?: NFC-Tagged Library Helps Readers Find The Right Books | @PSFK. Sensemaking!: Preparing For The Future: Helping Libraries…

07.07.2013 – Sharing. BiblioNasium. What We Can Learn From Lean Startups.

New Zealand Sharing | @heroesmingle. Worldwide BiblioNasium: social reading for kids  via @L2_S2S. Reflecting on Yesterday, Understanding Today, Planning for Tomorrow via @Anne6fy. With case studies: Experimentation and Innovation in Libraries: What We Can Learn from Lean Startups (slides) via @sallyheroes.

06.07.2013 – Guerrilla Storytime. Academic Outreach To Schools. Be Yodeling.

New Zealand Be yodeling : celebrate what shouldn’t work | @megingle. Worldwide Guerrilla Storytime: Ideas & Advocacy at #ala2013 via @sallyheroes. Bigfoot hunting: academic library outreach to elementary school students via @sallyheroes. Great post from @madradish: So you want to be a Librarian? “For all the talk about the library as one organization, we seem to exist more…

05.07.2013 – SLANZA Responds. Library DIY. Library Interiors.

New Zealand SLANZA responds to the recent Herald on Sunday article and editorial (Ted Dawe) | @schoollibsnz. Some thoughts from @infoliterati on #RL2013: Information literacy via Wikipedia. Worldwide I agree with being seen, but not just at the desk. How about u?: It’s Not About Seeing, It’s About Being Seen | @olinj This looks excellent:…

04.07.2013 – Info Lit By Stealth. Libraries In Retail Spaces. Discovery.

New Zealand Information Literacy by stealth  | @heroesmingle. Treasure!: Be x : find the treasure | @megingle. Worldwide 4 things about discovery (slideshare) via @aarontay. A variety of egs: Putting Libraries Into Retail Spaces via @JDsTwitticles. BIALL law librarians group concerned digital literacy issues being ignored – are digital natives digitally naive? via @sallyheroes. The Myth and…