Future of Library Management

Last night I awoke in the middle of the night (technically morning) and was astounded that one of the thoughts that drifted through my semi-conscious mind was related to the shift in library roles and functions and what the future of library staffing really is...

Mobile Technology

This post by Sabrina Pacifici at beSpacific refers us to a Nielsen Company study that discusses the increased reliance of the U.S. population on cell phones.  17%  of Americans only use cell phones.  We know how quickly email usage grew, how fast Internet usage has...

Choices and Decisions

As my business grows, slowly but surely, my need for flexibility in searching and information resources is increasing.  Luckily, through AIIP I have access to some great deals on the best sources out there. My problem is which solution will give me the best bang for...

What I Did On My Summer Vacation

The hint of Fall is in the air, earlier this week it was rainy and cool, so home-made Tomato soup and grilled cheese was the meal de jour.  With that, comes the back-to-school philosophy and the ever present essay assignment “What You Did On Summer...

Navigation and Searching

Thanks to BunHeadKY for alerting me to this report:  How Readers Navigate to  Scholarly Content.  The results of this survey provide some interesting suggestions for publishers to make navigation to the full content easier for the users by promoting the role library...