Category Archives: Academic Librarianship

Mobile Learning Sprint

Last week, Educause offered Mobile Sprint, 5 lunch time webinars over 5 days  on mobile learning. I must admit, I liked the continuing discussion that the 5 days allowed – it was more than just a webinar and it wasn’t … Continue reading

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Learning, not teaching

I recently read an article in University Affairs, co-written by my university’s new president that calls for more emphasis to be placed on learning than teaching. I think there is merit in this argument, but there are implications for library … Continue reading

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Renting Textbooks

I’m putting this out there more for discussion than anything, as I haven’t had a chance to put much thought to it. I’m interested in hearing what people think of this new move to rent textbooks. I think I would … Continue reading

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Roundup

Again, far too much time has passed since my last posting and far too much has happened. Here’s a roundup of just some of the things that are happening. OLA is undergoing some strategic planning discussions at the moment. I … Continue reading

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Library Day in the Life: wrap up and Floods

Better late than never.  This was an interesting exercise for me, as I hope it was for you. It’s been an eye opening experience as I got a chance to see what my colleagues in this profession are up to … Continue reading

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Library Day in the Life: Friday

Ok, I’m cheating a bit and posting this just after midnight, but here’s my day for Friday vacation!! So, I hope you’ll forgive the early post as I take a day off!

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Library Day in the Life: Thursday

Here’s what today looked like: in a surprising twist, the day did not start with checking email,etc. Instead, I was up and at work for 7am so that we could shoot our latest video. We need to be there early … Continue reading

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