Frank Cervone, Assistant University Librarian, Northwestern University Our users don?t know what DB the results came from, journal title is important?they just want the info. What can you link to: OPAC DBs What is federated searching? ?Squishy at this point? Metasearch: searches that use metadata to make decisions Megasearch: Dogpile, […]
It’s always good to check in with these…. Top Tech Trends January 2004 I like the listing by conference because you can see what’s hot (“…that RFID is so HOT rioght now…”) and what’s not (“…virtual reference is dead…”) (which I’m still trying to figure out.)
Here’s a hoot of a term courtesy of the new WIRED, which was in my mailbox this afternoon: A cluster of nonsecure (“naked”) wireless networks. UPDATE: this is one of my most hot posts! I wonder why…:-)
After a huge crash of my iBlog software that left me stranded blogless at Computers in Libraries, Tame the Web is back — running on Movable Type thanks to the hard work of Aaron and Blake! It is now housed at the TTW domain as well! The old Tame the […]
http://money.cnn.com/2004/03/16/news/companies/starbucks_music.reut/index.htm?cnn=yes Wow… this intrigues me… music and coffee (tea)… I’m in as soon as I can get to a Starbucks that has this service to try it out. Libraries… are you listening? Coffee… yes! Digital tunes burned on CD…yes!
I am home with a cold-like thing but I wanted to get these up and out for everyone… What a GREAT conference… Computers in Libraries 2004 Gallery (and to Steven, be well…enjoy some rest. Peace.)
I was tickled to meet Mr. Greg Schwartz. I had followed his blog since I discovered it and always found it fascinating. Here, he congrunts with the best of em!
Bob and I went out to CIL to present in the Learning Track on motivating and celebrating staff with technology. We wanted to show off the work we did on RAY OF LIGHT the SJCPL staff day video. I blogged about it here. ROL is a fast motion day in […]
I really enjoy this hotel! This week at CIL was most enjoyable: a nice view, clean room every afternoon, good products, fast access ($), and a quick trip downstairs to the conference. Aaron, however, scored a 10th floor Tower Room, including free access to a lounge with complimentary soft drinks, […]
I’m on my way… but I have to finish up a presentation I’m doing for Prof. Bill Crowley’s class at Dominican on Wednesday!