2.13.14

Here are five things:

  1. Is your library job a career? I sure hope mine is. Read insightful observations on the subject by John N. Berry III on Library Journal.
  2. Are in house digital asset management solutions headed for the Cloud?
  3. Check out treasuresfrom the…

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2.06.14

Here are five things for this week:

  1. Isn’t it a great choice? Judy Blume named honorary chairman of National Library Week 2014?
  2. Enter your crush-worthy Valentine’s Day librarian on Librarian Wardrobe by February 7th.
  3. Excellent community profile on Lauren…

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1.30.14

Back with 5 things on the regular schedule:

  1. How does the State of the Union address affect libraries? ALA elaborates here.
  2. The Accidental Taxonomist explores taxonomies versus thesauri.
  3. Code{4}lib explores implementing a collaborative workflow for…

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1.25.14

Better late than never…

  1. Picturepark has launched a new initiative for users looking for digital asset management resources – #LearnDAM.
  2. Are you at ALA Midwinter in chilly Philly (#alamw14)? If so, check out these metadata presentations today and tomorroe-…

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1.22.14

The exciting news is that I am looking forward to a new job next month at The Seattle Public Library!

The bad news is that I am so busy at my current job that I cannot even think straight to compile 5 Things this week. My head is truly spinning.

Thank you…

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1.16.14

Here are five things for all library and information fans:

  1. What is adaptive metadata? David Diamond explains it here.
  2. Check out this ALA workshop – Introducing RDA with Chris Oliver.
  3. The heck with the red carpet. Look at this “Who Wore it Best” from the…

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1.09.14

Here are five more things to intrigue and delight:

  1. How does Netflix create movie micro-genres? Reminds me of the video store I used to frequent with the category “Swords and Sandals.”
  2. David Ginsberg, who works on DAM for Warner Bros. and  other, shared…

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1.08.14
Why Librarians are Needed Now More Than Ever…Check out this fantastic article and infographic.
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Why Librarians are Needed Now More Than Ever…

Check out this fantastic article and infographic.

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1.02.14

Happy 2014. Here are five things to start the year off right.

  1. What is Knowledge Management? This article explains it all including the stages of development and cultural adoption within organizations.
  2. Happy new year from the American Archive of Public…

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12.25.13
Happy Holidays from Mod Librarian and NYPL!Another vintage postcardfrom the New York Public Library digital collections. Hope you are merry…View Post

Happy Holidays from Mod Librarian and NYPL!

Another vintage postcardfrom the New York Public Library digital collections. Hope you are merry…

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