Conferences, Techno Geekiness, Work Stuff

Maker/Create/Collaborativespace pre-conference – #RUSA #ALAMW14

I was fortunate to get off the waiting list for the RUSA MARS/RSS pre-conference and see what public and academic librarians think about the maker/create/collaborate space trend. The overwhelming message was the "maker/createspace" was not just about 3D and Audino, it was anything that isn't reference or readers advisory.  You don't need to be a… Continue reading Maker/Create/Collaborativespace pre-conference – #RUSA #ALAMW14

Ethics, Musings, Professional organizations

I’m looking through you… or maybe not

"Transparency" is one of those terms that's tossed around a whole lot these days, particularly when it comes to governance.  There's a lot to be said for it, and most of all when a governing body makes some sort of change.  As Karen says in her brilliant take on ALA's new Code of Conduct, some… Continue reading I’m looking through you… or maybe not