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Twittering @ Your Library

Tuesday, December 8th, 2009

I was invited to lead a workshop on Twitter this afternoon at the Metropolitan Library System headquarters in Burr Ridge, IL. With a lively group ranging across all levels of Twitter use, we we able to cover many of the highlights regarding what leads to a successful Twitter presence.  Many thanks to everyone who braved […]

New Models for Library Service

Friday, November 20th, 2009

I helped to put together the fall symposium for LACONI (that’s the “Library Administrators Conference of Northern Illinois, for the uninitiated.) Taking the theme “New Models for Library Service,” it represented a good opportunity to hash out a bunch of the thoughts that have been knocking around in my head (and in presentations) regarding where […]

IOLUG 2009: Social Library is People!

Friday, November 13th, 2009

I’m presenting at the Indiana Online Users Group fall symposium “Hot or Not: Managing Digital Identity.” It’s a privilege to have been invited to speak about creating a unique identity for your organization, in a presentation I’m calling “Social Library is People!” Because it’s true. Like Soylent Green, it’s the individuals within the institution that […]

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