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MS: Comments on my blog ranged from the forward-thinking, right-up-Ranganathan’s alley and the “Anonymous” who said, “Of course that crap should be banned” to the thoughtful critique and commentary of Ian McKinney from cutting-edge Allen County Public Library, Fort Wayne, IN. He reminds us the problem was specific kids, not […]


The Transparent Library: Embracing Service to Teens 4

Did you know ALA was publishing the “Core Competencies of Librarianship?” Brian Kenney writes: Although the guidelines were presented at a public meeting, I don’t think this document is widely available, but you could try searching The document is predictably conservative—in the sense of preserving what exists—and covers […]


Brian Kenney on Core Competencies 2

Libraries and librarians are faced with a technological  and societal wave of change that is ever increasing as we move farther into the 21st century. Preparing new graduates to deal with constant change, use current and emerging technology tools to further the mission of their institutions, and meet the needs […]

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So EASY! Originally uploaded by mstephens7 I’m writing a CIL article today for Tech Tips for Every librarian on using free social network sites to create communities. In 15 minutes sitting here at Panra Bread in Mishawaka, IN I made this: I just can’t believe how easy it is […]

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