Raspberry Pi

By on May 17th, 2015. This post has No Comments »
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3/14/15 was Raspberry Pi day. I didn’t get a chance to do what I wanted to do to mine then but I have now. I updated rasplex and raspian. I wanted to install Chromium and Kodi on to my device but I wound up not having enough space. So I had to transfer my image […]

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Movies

By on February 18th, 2015. This post has No Comments »
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I’m a bad librarian. I’m not looking forward to any books coming out soon. I’ll get the latest Danielle Steel, Clive Cussler, and Rita Mae Brown when they come out in March and May as I usually do. But I am really looking forward to two movies that are coming out this year. The Peanuts […]

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Party Time Excellent

By on February 18th, 2015. This post has No Comments »
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Sunday was SNL’s 40 Anniversary. I loved every moment of it including my favorite Wayne’s World.

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Games Games Games Games

By on February 18th, 2015. This post has No Comments »
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Thanks to the New Kids on the Block for the title of this post. I’ve been doing a lot of gaming lately. I have STEAM on my PC so I’ve been playing on that lately. I also have a STEAM Link and Controller. I’ve also been playing DC Online Universe. I bought a XBOX360 controller […]

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Library Stuff

By on February 1st, 2015. This post has No Comments »
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Here are three twitter tweets about libraries that I found while traveling the interwebs. Career Spotlight: What I do as a librarian: http://t.co/I1PoqRG3UV pic.twitter.com/FBntVu2bPG — Lifehacker (@lifehacker) December 30, 2014 New blog post: "We'd Better Speak Up For Libraries." Why a library is essential and what we have to do about it. http://t.co/xIohmP8bQv — RobertInman […]

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mobile ILS

By on October 29th, 2014. This post has No Comments »
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According to the Cyberpunk Librarian Polaris is developing it’s project leap. This makes it so Polaris is in the browser instead of installed on a computer. That will be great for off-site visits to sign people up for library cards. It will also be great for roaming reference so you can use staff view to […]

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Technogeneralist

By on September 14th, 2014. This post has No Comments »
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Dan Messer, aka the Cyberpunk Librarian, did a podcast recently called the "The Technogeneralist" http://cyberpunklibrarian.com/podcast/episode-18-the-technogeneralist/. In it he talks about "why it’s important to specialize in generalization". I have a Windows 7 computer, a Windows 8 mini laptop to teach with, a mac mini, a chromebook, a Raspberry Pi, a Samsung tablet and smartphone, an […]

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This is How I Work

By on September 14th, 2014. This post has No Comments »
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From Lifehacker’s Series. Current gig: Librarian Current mobile device: Samsung Galaxy 4s mini, Samsung Galaxy 10, iPad 3, iPod Touch, Nook hd tablet, Kindle Fire. Current computer: Dell at home and work One word that best describes how you work: methodically What apps/software/tools can’t you live without? I use our ILS, Google Chrome, and Microsoft […]

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Professional Learning Network

By on January 5th, 2014. This post has No Comments »
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The HyperLibMOOC had a good lesson on Online Professional Learning Networks. I thought I would post mine. Online Professional Learning Network Goals Statement: My online professional Learning Network will help me to keep up with trends in technology and libraries in Arizona as well as the US. Defined Scope: I am a librarian at a […]

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Coding

By on January 5th, 2014. This post has No Comments »
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I’ve been thinking about computers lately. I learned on a TRS-80. I learned how to play games and code in middle school on these. Now I am using Linux. I also learned using an Apple iie. I also learned how to code in basic and pascal and play games on them in middle school and […]

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