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In the state of New York there are several places that are also found in a number of other states. » Reference Question of the Week – 10/2/11 :: Brian Herzog

In the state of New York there are several places that are also found in a number of other states.  » Reference Question of the Week – 10/2/11 :: Brian Herzog | Library world, new trends, technologies | Scoop.it
Swiss Army Librarian is a blog by Brian Herzog mostly about library and technology issues relating to public libraries...
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16 Social Media Guidelines For Libraries & Schools

16 Social Media Guidelines For Libraries & Schools | Library world, new trends, technologies | Scoop.it
photo credit: Kristymp Social Media: a good servant, but a bad master.
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Kansas State Librarian Can Transfer Thousands of Titles from OverDrive to 3M at No Charge

Kansas State Librarian Can Transfer Thousands of Titles from OverDrive to 3M at No Charge | Library world, new trends, technologies | Scoop.it
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For SEX EDUCATION, See Librarian

For SEX EDUCATION, See Librarian | Library world, new trends, technologies | Scoop.it
For SEX EDUCATION, See Librarian: A Guide to Issues and Resources - Books & Reading - Literature & Fiction...
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My Three Month trip to the USA, Anatomy of a Librarian

My Three Month trip to the USA, Anatomy of a Librarian | Library world, new trends, technologies | Scoop.it
Anatomy of a Librarian ++ Click to Enlarge Image ++ Image Source: Master-Degree-Online.com...
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Public Library- The Tv Show Promo

This is a promo of some of the antics at a local library. The show is live action and stars Integra Foxx, Angela Watts, Chirage Patel, Xavier Wright, and Dom...
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Buyer Beware: Ebooks are a key purchase, but not by single libraries

Buyer Beware: Ebooks are a key purchase, but not by single libraries | Library world, new trends, technologies | Scoop.it
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Patrons rally behind resilient public libraries

Patrons rally behind resilient public libraries | Library world, new trends, technologies | Scoop.it
Even as libraries are facing steep cuts, Americans are using them more than ever – in more ways than ever.
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The 12 coolest libraries in the world

The 12 coolest libraries in the world | Library world, new trends, technologies | Scoop.it
To mark Raise-a-Reader Day, here's a look at 12 incredible libraries around the world.
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Sparking eBook Sales with Fire? | Digital Book World

Sparking eBook Sales with Fire? | Digital Book World | Library world, new trends, technologies | Scoop.it
Dev Ganesan | The New Amazon Tablet’s Implication for Publishers...
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Public Library eBooks on the Amazon Kindle - We Got Screwed

Public Library eBooks on the Amazon Kindle - We Got Screwed | Library world, new trends, technologies | Scoop.it
Don't get me wrong, as a consumer I was celebrating as much as the next guy (or gal) last week about library ebooks (from OverDrive) FINALLY being available on the ever popular Amazon Kindle. I love my Kindle, I've written about it.
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Read dangerously! Celebrate Banned Books Week at the library!

Read dangerously! Celebrate Banned Books Week at the library! | Library world, new trends, technologies | Scoop.it
Have you read Twilight?

Do you love the Harry Potter series?

The Hunger Games trilogy?

Graphic novels, such as Maus?

Or classics like To Kill a Mockingbird?

Did you know that there a...
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Amazon Launches E-Book Lending for Libraries

Amazon Launches E-Book Lending for Libraries | Library world, new trends, technologies | Scoop.it
The new service in the US will let Kindle users download books from thousands of local libraries | TECHNOLOGY REPORT...
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Automating readers’ advisory

Automating readers’ advisory | Library world, new trends, technologies | Scoop.it
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dot.Momming: Young Readers, e-Books, and the Public Library

dot.Momming: Young Readers, e-Books, and the Public Library | Library world, new trends, technologies | Scoop.it
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The People's Library is the collective, public, open library of the Occupy Wall Street

The People's Library is the collective, public, open library of the Occupy Wall Street | Library world, new trends, technologies | Scoop.it

The People's Library is the collective, public, open library of the Occupy Wall Street leaderless resistance movement.

Located in the northeast corner of Liberty Plaza, the library provides free...

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The Next Page / The Library: a garden for growing minds

The Next Page / The Library: a garden for growing minds | Library world, new trends, technologies | Scoop.it
An opinion column written for the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette...
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Libraries: Information and Knowledge Spaces II

Libraries: Information and Knowledge Spaces II | Library world, new trends, technologies | Scoop.it
Libraries are located at a unique intersection of spatial design. They are spaces that store, articulate and distribute formats (media), which are vessels of information.
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Explaining competitive intelligence

Sometimes, competitive intelligence needs some explaining to the uninitiated. It often requires energy and patience.

Via Frédéric DEBAILLEUL
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Librarian, Robot | ALA TechSource

Librarian, Robot | ALA TechSource | Library world, new trends, technologies | Scoop.it

I’ve got robots on the brain lately. Slate.com ran an interesting series about robots replacing even highly educated knowledge workers. No sooner did I finish the last piece (about robots replacing scientists) than I picked up the September 15 issue of Library Journal, featuring a library robot on the cover. Clearly, the robots are coming.

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Killing Librarianship

Killing Librarianship by David Lankes

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Big Brother is on Fire : Fire by Chris Espinosa - LAUNCH

Big Brother is on Fire : Fire by Chris Espinosa - LAUNCH | Library world, new trends, technologies | Scoop.it

"People who cringe at the data-mining implications of the Facebook Timeline ought to be just floored by the magnitude of Amazon’s opportunity here."

 

Interesting analysis on what the Silk browser will enable Amazon to do. Scary? 


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Libraries: Be careful what your web sites “Like”

Imagine you're working in a library, and someone with a suit and a buzz cut comes up to you, gestures towards a patron who's leaving the building, and says "That guy you were just helping out; can ...
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Warner Brothers Wants Brad Pitt for Doug Liman Film After His Luna Craters

Warner Brothers Wants Brad Pitt for Doug Liman Film After His Luna Craters | Library world, new trends, technologies | Scoop.it
The manga based 'All You Need Is Kill.'...
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'Super-librarian' figures out secret to getting kids to read

'Super-librarian' figures out secret to getting kids to read | Library world, new trends, technologies | Scoop.it
Librarian Cynthia Dobrez uses e-readers, bibliotherapy, and her own intuition in her middle school library in Michigan.
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