In the past few months there’s been a preoccupation in LibraryBlogLand over the popularity of librarian blogs. Some of this is no doubt driven by the PubSub Librarian List. But the real genesis of our preoccupation? Why, none other than M. Crawford’s seminal LBR (librarian blog ranking) article Investigating the Biblioblogosphere in last September’s Cites & Insights.
Before I begin, I want to establish one thing: I think Walt has done us a great service by his relentless … Read the rest
As a public service for the new year, I give you semi-interesting librarian tidbits:
- Marian the Librarian has been officially added to the National Film Registry. And it looks like she has interesting company.
- Libraries: 2006’s celeb aesthete touchstone? Last year it was Brad Pitt and his peculiar obsession with architecture. This year we learn (courtesy of the January 2nd issue of In Touch Weekly) that if Sarah Jessica Parker were the richest woman in NYC