Monthly Archives: February 2011

Speaking of communities

I am particularly fascinated by the communities of blogging parents that seem to have sprung up almost overnight.  Though I’m not a parent, I sometimes end up reading the different “mommy” and “daddy” blogs and even subscribing to some.  Eventually, … Continue reading

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Born Digital pt. 2

ALA Tech Source tweeted my video today!  Thanks, Ariel, for bringing it to my attention.

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Born Digital

Stephen Abram posted my book report on his site!

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Community

One month, in 2007, the New York Times ran two stories about going online. The first article attempts to placate parent fears about the dangers of going online, but just a few weeks later, the same paper reports that more teens are … Continue reading

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The rebel leader

In light of the recent political upheavals, I think it’s interesting to take a look at Harvard Business Review’s article about leadership vs. rebellion. It’s pretty easy for us to automatically assume that the person who is rebelling against the establishment, … Continue reading

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Hyperlinked and hyperlocal

Last week, I talked about how a library needs to be more transparent since today’s users instinctively distrust any attempt at secrecy. This week’s readings about the hyperlinked organization emphasizes just how much transparency is required in order for organizations … Continue reading

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Context Book Report

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