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angela's musings on libraries, the web, and living with technology

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Going to OLA Super conference!angelacw

Wed, 02 Feb 2011 02:00:48 +0000

Looking forward to attending OLA Super Conference (after Toronto’s big snow storm of the year*). This year’s theme – “The Power of C – Collaboration”. *Why is there a big snow storm before or after every OLA Super Conference? Advertisements

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2010 in reviewangelacwHealthy blog!Featured image

Sun, 02 Jan 2011 06:07:14 +0000

The stats helper monkeys at mulled over how this blog did in 2010, and here’s a high level summary of its overall blog health: The Blog-Health-o-Meter™ reads This blog is doing awesome!. Crunchy numbers A helper monkey made this abstract painting, inspired by your stats. The average container ship can carry about 4,500 containers. […]

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wither delicious?angelacw

Sat, 18 Dec 2010 03:26:02 +0000

By now, most Delicious users have read the bad news. The social bookmarking tool most loved by libraries hangs on a thread. I’ve exported all 1818 of my bookmarks into an HTML file.  I can import my bookmarks into Safari.  I can upload my HTML file to the cloud, and access it at any time. […]

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I’m a Goodreads Librarian.angelacwGoodreads Librarians

Sun, 21 Nov 2010 22:41:04 +0000

Goodreads Librarians’s currently-reading book montage 6273 members A place where members can work together to improve the Goodreads book catalog. Activities includ… Books we’re currently reading View this group on Goodreads » Share book reviews and ratings with Goodreads Librarians, and even join a book club on Goodreads.

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going to webcomangelacw

Mon, 01 Nov 2010 13:39:27 +0000

Totally excited about webcom-Toronto. I’ll be there!

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Sony Unveils Reader Library Program to Promote Digital Reading at Public Librariesangelacw

Fri, 09 Jul 2010 01:07:02 +0000

I couldn’t help but get excited about this recent news from Sony. Kudo’s Sony! Sony Unveils Reader Library Program to Promote Digital Reading at Public Libraries   Thanks to Stephen’s Lighthouse for bringing this one to my attention.  

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Print beats iPad and Kindle on reading speedsangelacw

Fri, 09 Jul 2010 00:52:02 +0000

A recent study by Jakob Nielson confirms that reading long-form in print finds higher reading speeds than on ebook readers. The readability study looked at the reading speed of 24 users using Apple’s iPad, Amazon’s Kindle 2, and traditional print. Key highlights from the study: Books are faster than tablets. “The iPad measured at 6.2% […]

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my QR codeangelacwmelange qrcode

Thu, 15 Apr 2010 21:15:54 +0000

This blog has a QR code: Learn more about QR codes here. Get one here. Thanks to Rudy for sharing this tip.

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Looking for a good read?angelacwAngela's book recommendations, favorite quotes, book clubs, book trivia, book lists (read shelf)

Wed, 14 Apr 2010 22:14:07 +0000

Take a look at Goodreads. Launched in December 2006, Goodreads is a social network for book lovers, and has become immensely popular over the past year. Goodreads 3.2 million members have added more than 84,000,000 books to their shelves. Goodreads includes recommendations, and lets you keep track of books you’ve read, and books you want […]

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Library Technicians in Canada group on Facebookangelacw

Wed, 14 Apr 2010 22:13:09 +0000

Are you new to Facebook?  Looking to network with library technicians across Canada? The Library Technicians in Canada group on Facebook provides a great opportunity to meet others and keep in touch. The group is open to all library technicians across Canada.  Recent graduates or soon to be graduates of a Library & Information Techniques […]

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