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Shameless Self Promotion

In case you didn’t catch it from the title, I’ll warn you again: I will be talking specifically and in detail about my books. I figure after 70 something blogs, I can relax a bit and talk about a subject near and dear to my heart….my own creations. 672 more words

The Power of Books

Today I read a story that made me stop and think about the power of a book. Not their potential to garner a love for reading, or give companionship to the lonely (I’m not denying these either), though. 484 more words

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The right to read

Given that it’s my holiday, I’ve been reading lots lately. Whilst at work I usually manage a book a week but, with more time, I can read up to three a week depending on the books. 199 more words

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Future of Libraries Summit

I was lucky enough to attend the Future of Libraries Summit last Friday in Wellington. It was co-hosted by LIANZA and Te Rōpū Whakahau and 160 people attended from all over New Zealand. 1,161 more words

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Fallout from strict child protection law felt in Pa. churches, libraries, fields


Soon after the Diocese of Greensburg started mandating that volunteers have criminal background checks and child abuse clearances, the number of people donating their time … 12 more words

How to Destroy Special Collections with Social Media

Wonderful stuff from Sarah Werner: How to destroy special collections with social media. “I just got back from a wonderful trip to Rare Book School to deliver a talk in their 2015 lecture series. 67 more words

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