Daily Archives: February 13, 2006

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TTW Mailbox: Kankakee Public Library Podcasts

Allison writes: I love that you blogged the iTunes podcasts. We just added my library a couple of days ago and are so jazzed about podcasting. We’ve gotten permission from authors who are coming to KPL this spring to podcast their programs *and* I just emailed an author today (Sue Monk Kidd) and she’s agreed to have a phone interview with me and is allowing us to podcast it. So many possibilities! Allison Beasley Head of Adult Services Kankakee Public Library Kankakee, IL Thanks Allison! Take a look at their podcast pages and give the Sue Monk Kidd interview a […]

Who Are These People & What Do They Want? Transforming User Perceptions of Libraries

Take a look at this incredible day-long workshop at Metropolitan Library System. I know where I will be! The chance to hear Abram, Alane and the Superpatron on one all-star bill is just too cool! What do we know about how users perceive and use libraries? How can we expand our understanding of user perceptions in order to design responsive library services? JOIN Stephen Abram (SIRSI/Dynix), Alane Wilson (OCLC), and Ed Vielmetti (SuperPatron) in this day of learning and exploration of library user perceptions and expectations. Hope to see you there!