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Personal Knowledge Management (Free webinar!)

Personal Knowledge Management: A Framework for Librarians( http://georgialibraries.org/events/wed-web-series/personal-knowledge-management-framework-librarians )Presented by Elisabeth Shields Wednesday, January 19, 2011, 11:15am – 12:15pm Eastern TimeSeparate registration is required for each hour-long session (free & open to all) Searching is the easy part. But what do you do with all the material youve collected? What happens when you find an article that reminds you of something someone said in a ...

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Seeking participants in Internet Privacy (Athens area)

Russell Forum, a civic engagement program of the Russell Library is still actively seeking about 5-7 additional participants to test a new National Issues Forums guide on privacy on the internet. This issue guide will be of particular interest to those who mediate internet resources and public users in library contexts. No previous experience with NIF forums is necessary to participate.We will test the guide ...

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It’s true…. I’m writing a book (no. 3 in list)

The Tech Set II Cloud Computing in Libraries – Marshall Breeding, Director for Innovative Technologies and Research for the Vanderbilt University Libraries Cloud computing offers organizations new cost-effective ways to use Web services for their computing needs including software applications, data storage, cloud development platforms, and processing power. This informative handbook provides a comprehensive view of the cloud computing landscape, the types of solutions available, ...

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Question of the Day: Get rid of the fake antivirus software/ System Tool Virus/Malware (Windows)?

I’m not going to claim to be an expert (nor do I play one on TV), and when one of these sorts of things slipped through all of my layers of protection/malware/antivirus, I had to manually remove it. Anyhow, one of my friends has been struggling to get rid of this and posted a plea for help, so here are my recommendations. If you’re on ...

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Choosing Technology (free webinar!)

Choosing Technology: How We Decide What Technologies Work Best in Our Libraries ( http://georgialibraries.org/events/wed-web-series/choosing-technology-how-we-decide-what-technologies-work-best-our-libraries )Presented by Tim DanielsWednesday, January 19, 2011, 10:00am – 11:00am Eastern TimeSeparate registration is required for each hour-long session (free & open to everyone!)In today’s environment librarians are constantly bombarded with new and emerging technologies. These technologies can run the gamut from smart phone applications to enterprise-wide systems. How can we ...

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Journal of Electronic Resources Librarianship wants to hear from you

—————–Are you planning to attend any upcoming conferences, workshops, or programs related to electronic resources in libraries? If so, a new column in the Journal of Electronic Resources Librarianship entitled ā€œE-Resource Round Upā€ would like to hear from you! This column is dedicated to helping JERL readers better understand topics related tothe ever-changing world of electronic resources and their roles in libraries. The column will ...

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