A brief pause from the usual TTW content to send heartfelt thoughts and well wishes to all of our Australian colleagues and friends touched by the fires in Victoria and the flooding in Queensland.
This week I’m heading to Montreal, Quebec and McGill University’s School of Information Studies: McGill’s School of Information Studies, CLA Montreal Chapter, CLA Emerging Technologies Interest Group, and SLA Eastern Canada Chapter present: The 2nd Annual Web 2.You Conference February 13, 2009 I’m looking forward to meeting Graham Lavender and Amy Buckland and spending time with co-presenter Stephen Abram. If you’re attending please say hello.
From Library Garden: Thank you for coming–we love to share our space and are happy to have you here. As in many libraries (and I suspect in yours), we have a policy here that states: No Food or Drink in the Library. We hate to tell our patrons no, but have no choice—this is a sensible policy as food and drink stain furniture and carpets and destroys library materials. In this age of the ubiquitous Starbucks cup, coffee cop is one of the worst parts of our jobs. http://librarygarden.blogspot.com/2009/02/open-letter-to-visiting-professionals.html I just left a comment. Take a read and see what […]
Library sign, originally uploaded by yarmando.