Teen Tech Week

I just found about something new to mark on your calendar: “March 4-10”:http://www.alastore.ala.org/SiteSolution.taf?_sn=catalog&_pn=product_detail&_op=2188 bq.The new Teen Tech Week ™ campaign focuses on attracting teens to the library to use the technology resources. Thankfully, there are no terribly cheesy posters, but more hip-looking, colorful posters that focus on creating, playing, and …

Gaming at the Library Update

Remember my post about my grant application? bq.I just completed an application for a Community Library in Caring Grant. – “Me(Gaming at the Library)”:http://www.libraryplanet.com/2006/08/31/gaming I knew unofficially it was approved a couple of weeks ago, but we received the official confirmation today. Our first event will be held November 17th, …

Why Blog?

Is blogging about prestige? bq.As the blogophere has become more rigidly hierarchical, not by design but as a natural consequence of hyperlinking patterns, filtering algorithms, aggregation engines, and subscription and syndication technologies, not to mention human nature, it has turned into a grand system of patronage operated – with the …