From the NYPL Digital Collections - why is this naked kid cooking a turkey wearing just an apron?
Here are five great things: Before there were rules about patron confidentiality, Elvis autographed this library card to check out a book. Read this paper on the rising importance of Special Collections (my favorite!). Are you aware that Hack Library School compiled an entire useful e-book? Thank goodness, NYPL rethinks its redesign. Read about it… Continue reading 5 Things Thursday: Special Collections, Elvis, NYPL, ROI
I was fortunate to attend some of the CONTENTdm User Group conference held at The Seattle Public Library this week. Here are some summaries and links to resources from the presentations I found interesting. I think the presentations will eventually be linked to the website for the event, but in the meantime, I wanted to… Continue reading CONTENTdm Conference Summary – #CONTENTdm @SPLBuzz @OCLC
Many interesting things to peruse this week: Check out this webinar presented by Picturepark and the talented DAM managers at Harley-Davidson. Turns out, they have similar issues to all DAM administrators and some awesome solutions. Big news in a big library system - NYPL and Brooklyn merge technical services without attrition! Learn how here. Want… Continue reading 5 Things Thursday: NYPL, DAM’s Gone Wild, Digital Humanities
Design Sponge got a sneak peek at The New York Public Library's valentine collection.
Here are five more tantalizing information related things for Valentine's Day: Ten social media tips for libraries that are easy to implement and maintain. How did the NYPL increase card sign ups by 35% using smart social media? Want to know how t...
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