Seattle Bound

Heading to ACRL in Seattle this week. In the interim, check out a demo of an iPhone application that tells people around you to shut up when you deem them too noisy. Want to guess the name of the app?… Read the rest

Love is a (Funny) Battlefield

A little late this year, but here’s the SFGate‘s Leah Garchik’s salute to All Things Valentine’s Day:

Finally, something bittersweet.

Happy Valentine’s Day, folks.… Read the rest

Feliz WTF?

I’m back. Finally.

Yes, I know it’s been a while, but it’s funny how life insists on getting in the way.

I promise I’ll resume posting soon, but in the interim, why not make it a fabulous new year for the good people of Dafur? The folks at Book Wish have a holiday campaign to for books for Darfur refugees. Give $1 for each book received as a holiday gift and help raise funds for library construction, English textbooks … Read the rest

BWD: Blogging While Distracted

I’m back–kind of. Still some family things going on, but the more pressing item? Work, at least to the end of the month. In the interim, please enjoy the following tasty info tibits:

Think your 13-year old niece is the fastest texter in the West? Think again.

Sometimes the title “librarian” is bandied about a bit too freely.

If you’re going to try and get away with a crime, make sure there’s not a librarian around.

Did … Read the rest

Where’s the Lipstick Librarian?

Sorry for the lack of recent postings, but I had to deal with some family issues. I’m planning to post yet another scintillating insight into all things Library this weekend, but in the meantime please to enjoy the dancing Oobleck, courtesy of my fave blogger, Darth Libris:… Read the rest