Archive for April, 2008

Unforseen side effects of social reading

Thursday, April 24th, 2008

Many of you out there use one of the social reading/social bookshelf features. Goodreads, Shelfari, and LibraryThing have their positive and negative features. I am currently signed up for Goodreads, mainly due to the fact that a) it’s the one I signed up for first and b) it’s where most of my friends are signed […]

PLA Notes: Keynote by John Wood – “Dale Carnegie With a Yak”

Monday, April 7th, 2008

(note: photo coming soon! Sorry to have taken so long!) The auditorium for this year’s PLA keynote speaker was lit up like a Van Halen concert. Between the video screens, the blue and green roof lighting, and the lack of house lights, I felt like Diamond Dave was going to emerge from the curtain and […]

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