Free Online Course: Library Software Tools and Trends 2013


Professional development doesn’t have to eat up your budget this Summer with the MOOCs that keep springing up! In addition to “The New Librarianship” (which started earlier this month), Library Science University is offering a free course in the latest Read more ›

“Introducing Library CMS. A Drupal CMS Built For Librarians”


BIG SHOUT OUT to LISNews for bringing this announcement to my attention. Announcement:     Why libraries should be excited: It’s mobile friendly It’s a simple, easy-to-use design that follows the standards Plug and play type of interface – don’t Read more ›

Presentation Design Techniques from the Masters – SlideComet


 SlideComet released this fantastic slideshare about some design techniques for memorable presentations. I personally love Prezi, but for the times when you need a Powerpoint quick – it’s great to have a mini-Jobs, Lessig, Godin, Kawasaki, and Takahashi guiding you Read more ›

Susan Brown’s Rules for Book Displays


The latest and greatest Library blogger in my bookmarks tab is Susan Brown’s blog <> Practical Marketing for Public Libraries. Though I work for Academics, Public Libraries have a vast amount of marketing knowledge to pull from. Check out her Read more ›