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Notes on the Midwinter Bump

Wednesday, January 23rd, 2013

For those unfamiliar with the Midwinter Bump, I thought I’d post a more thorough explanation of what this crazy project is all about. Essentially, I’m looking to quantify the ways librarian efforts contribute to book sales. What I need: I need a co-conspirator¬†from each awards committee. In order to conspire properly, I’ll need you to […]

See You in Seattle

Wednesday, January 23rd, 2013

The ALA Midwinter Meeting is quickly sneaking up on us. Some of you may be on their way to Seattle as we speak. This will be my first MW, as I’ve never been heavily involved in national committee work. I’ve never been one to take half-steps into anything, so I’ll be hitting the Pacific Northwest […]

Heralds of Change: Comic Books, Libraries and Innovation

Friday, March 18th, 2011

Here are my slides from my talk at C2e2. I had a fun time putting it together, and incorporating more of my geek obsessions together. Which is probably the point – libraries need to function as these great melting pots of ideas, bringing people and ideas together in new and exciting ways. If you attended, […]

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