When? March 21, 2011: Hilton Washington, 10:30 - 11:45am What? Collections for Today and Tomorrow: How "e" to Be (part of the Internet @ Schools East component of Computers in Libraries) Who? Wendy Stephens, Frances Harris, Angela Carstensen and me See you there!!
At the NEIT2010 conference, a few people asked me about twitter - most specifically, why Twitter? It's something I get asked frequently, and with the help of the amazing @InfoWitch (aka Karyn Silverman) I was able to give people the following (brief) explanation: It's better than asking a question via e-mail or text because with… Continue reading Why Twitter?
I read this in my daily Shelf Awareness e-mail: Michele Filgate, events coordinator at RiverRun Bookstore, Portsmouth, N.H., was asked to relate the "strangest question a customer has ever asked." Her answer: "When I worked at a college bookstore, a girl once asked me for The Apples of Happiness. I stared at her for a… Continue reading Wednesday Wackiness
Last week a colleague invited me to an event: her husband had created a robot orchestra, and the premier was today. I told her I was otherwise engaged, and wished him luck. Engaged how? This was my week to be Greeter at Amawalk Meeting. In some Meetings (like Brooklyn, my first Meeting), there are enough… Continue reading Extremes