Author Archives: robinna

Content & digitization panel symposium free!!!

Event Type: Webinar Date: 8/25/2010Start Time: 2:00 PM End Time: 4:00 PM Description: WebJunction is hosting a two-hour symposium that will feature four presentations on current trends and practical approaches to library digitization and preservation projects. Our guest panelists will address: Designing a digital preservation system using a framework that includes all stakeholders, from library administrators to archivists to IT workers to vendors. The difference ...

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on storytelling… no. 1

a few thoughts….Two of the most interesting conversations today* stemmed from a discussion of storytelling as used in magic and also in journalism (not related topics, at least for the purposes of this discussion). I’ve been trying to think of how to group these together in my mind as in each case the story is used for something beyond the story (in the former to ...

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Love your librarian, nominate your librarian!

Contact: Megan Humphrey mhumphrey@ala.orgLibrary supporters encouraged to nominate librarians for national I Love My Librarian AwardNEW YORK * Nominations are now open for the 2010 Carnegie Corporation of New York/New York Times I Love My Librarian Award.The award invites library users nationwide to recognize the accomplishments of librarians in public, school, college, community college and university libraries for their efforts to improve the lives of ...

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Social Media Policy Links & Training examples Libraries ·        http://acfpl.org/blog/about/social-media-policy/ ·        http://24369.vws.magma.ca/explore/about/policies/social_e.html ·        http://www.nflibrary.ca/LibraryInformation/Policies/SocialNetworkingSoftwarePolicy/tabid/443/Default.aspx Academia ·        http://www.vancouver.wsu.edu/marcomm/social-networking-guidelines Corporate/other ·        Large listing of social media policy templates ·        http://socialmediagovernance.com/policies.php ·        robin fay (georgiawebgurl’s list): o        http://delicious.com/georgiawebgurl/social_media_policy   Training ·       List at o      http://delicious.com/georgiawebgurl/social_media_training    

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Training programs for library staff

Couple of training programs that came across my desk today (also, don’t forget webjunction and Lyrasis for training…) Many of my presentations and training resources are located at http://www.slideshare.net/robinfay/ For those attending GOLD/GALILEO friday, see you there… ONLINE LIBRARY ASSISTANT TRAINING PROGRAM Rutgers University is accepting applications for its Fall 2010 program for paraprofessional at academic and research libraries. The Online Library Assistant Training Program ...

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