Run don’t walk to this excellent post about “what it takes to create a great blog experience:” http://darmano.typepad.com/logic_emotion/2007/10/the-4-cs-of-blo.html The description of the C’s and the corresponding insights for each are image grabs from a presentation, so please click through and have a look. This could be a great planning document for the library blog.
Helene Blowers writes: http://www.librarybytes.com/2007/09/license-to-play.html One of all things I love seeing most it’s the creativity and fun that other libraries have add to their own programs. Today, I stumbled across the “@ play” signs for Lee County’s Play to Learn program and it totally made me laugh out loud. How cool is it to get a “License to Play” from the Library Director? Take a look at Lee County’s “Play to Learn:” http://library-playtolearn.blogspot.com/
Don’t miss adding to your aggregator the iLibrarian blog by Elyssa Kroski. Consistently these last few months, she’s offered up some concise, useful, well-written posts. For example: 18 Different Types of Blog posts A Librarian’s Guide to Creating 2.0 Subject Guides Thanks Elyssa!