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Academic library (UGA) presentations at COMO – green libraries, social media, tenure, metadata, RDA & more

 UGA Librarians at COMO. Building a Green Library: Lessons Learned from Three Georgia Academic LibrariesThree Georgia library directors, Gene Ruffin, Loren Pinkerman, and Bill Potter, will discuss the opportunities and challenges involved in building an environmentally sustainable or “green” building. Virginia Feher(UGA), Gene Ruffin, Bill Potter(UGA), Loren Pinkerman One Size Fits No One: Unique Embedded Librarian Programs in Georgia UniversitiesAcademic librarians at universities large and ...

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COMO/GLA Paper presentation schedule

GEORGIA LIBRARY ASSOCIATION ACADEMIC PAPER PRESENTATIONS October 6, 2011 Olympia I Room, 10:00a – 11:50 a 10:00                          Pete Bursi:  YBP Award Winner                                     Why We Still Matter 10:12                           Jackie Radebaugh                                     Using the Social Design Model to Enhance Electronic Browsing and                                                 Document Linking in Online Journal Databases 10:24                          Jason Puckett                                     Open Source Software and Librarian Values                       10:36                           Emily Rogers Teaching  Government ...

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10Weeks to a 2.0 You Social Media Training

I’m teaching blogging (we’ll do some widgets and advanced blogger customizations!), digital identity, and image editing in the cloud! You must be a UGA member to participate; however, we hope to capture these and offer them online for free. UGA’s Training and Development is  offering a special 10-week training opportunity sponsored by the UGA Libraries on Social Media and its use in our work environment.  ...

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Kindle 3G vs. Nook Color vs. Nook BW

So, I had to put together a matrix for ebook shopping for the Gadget Group in the Libraries. I tried to do a straightforward comparison, but as with all technology, that’s not always easy. I love my Kindle, but Nook Color looks like it might be a great ereader/tablet platform (Android based) for under 300$. It certainly is lighter than my netbook/tablet hybrid (Dell Duo ...

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A tale of 2 identities and the struggles to merge them:

I need some feedback. I have multiple blogs out there. Some are more up to date than others; but none are particularly scandalous.From 2000-2006, I art blogged. I blogged my art process. I blogged new art works. I blogged my heath problems. I blogged a photo friday EVERY friday. I photoblogged from my camera. It was much more personal than what I post here. (there ...

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