Monday, June 06, 2005

Clippings! 6/6/05

Am home today, trying to be patient: four HVAC companies coming to give quotes on a new system and one very upset dog. I'd be upset, too, if I were about to deliver 10-12 babies at one time!

Here are some articles or sites I found interesting this past week...

Aunt Annie's Advice - "Found Money #8 - The Library"

Information Today, Inc. - Computers in Libraries - VOLUME 25, NUMBER 6 - June 2005 - "At this school library, you hear 'Wow!' not 'Shhh'"

The Joplin Globe - Online Edition - Library 'filling a niche'

The Search Engine Report - Number 103 - - 'Women in Combat,' Comment From a Librarian Serving as an Army Major in Iraq - Yahoo! Mindset: Intent Driven Search

Library Stuff - Say Hello to PubSub Government

Hope's little library - Humorous look at library worklife with a hilarious running commentary from a library tech to her boss, the director.

E-LIS - The Next Information Revolution - How Open Access will Transform Scholarly Communications

John C. Dvorak - Understanding and Reading a Blog

Jason Santa Maria - Maintaining Motivation - Largest Photoshop tutorial resource on the web today.

A Librarian's Guide to Etiquette - "Recruiting new librarians". Another funny, sardonic look at library worklife.