Month: February 2005

start ’em young!

The start of her library…. My pal Matt and his wife and their innovative baby shower.

hi – 28feb

Hi. Spam is weird, we all know that. I got what I think is a truly bizarre piece of spam in the postmaster@ box at my library today. Effective immediately, your local library hours are changing to 9-5 Monday-Saturday. If…

what is going on with federal depository libraries

Government Information in the Digital Age: The Once and Future Federal Depository Library Program. The Federal Depository Library Program run by the GPO is changing, dramatically. How will this affect you, and your patrons’ access to goverment information? James Jacobs…

DRM and fair use

Though this article in D-Lib is a bit of a “complex text” it’s worth reading if you’ve been asking yourself “How can I try to ensure fair use rights in the brave new world of DRM-ed content?” No matter what…

blog people get more FOIA respect

More news about the goverment. My Senator, among others, is working on strengthening FOIA so that, among many other good things, “writers for Internet outlets” can get their FOIA fees waived, the same way writers for traditional media can.