Month: September 2008

My flyby trip to the UP

UP in case you don’t know, stands for the Upper Peninsula of Michigan. I had been there before, but merely driving through, though I did manage to get my second highest bowling score of all time there (164!). This time…

protecting privacy in libraries

Judah Hamer, the current president of the Vermont Library Association, wrote a good opinion piece in the Burlington Free Press responding to a parent’s editorial concerned about Vermont’s new patron privacy laws. I think it’s always a good idea that…

hello ala.org

I have to say I had no idea when I wrote my post the other day that the redesigned ALA.org was going live this week. It looks pretty good, with my minor nitpick being the main page title says “ALA…

a few lovely little sites

I’m doing some site round-ups for a few upcoming talks and I found a few things that I thought you might enjoy. Library Finds – lovely photos of things found in the library. SMS – short meal service, food ideas…