Books

By on May 17th, 2015. This post has No Comments »
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In my post I made about the movies I want to see I said I didn’t have any books I was looking forward to reading. But since then I found out that Bill Klein and Jen Arnold of the Little Couple are coming out with a book on the Tuesday after Memorial Day called Life […]

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Raspberry Pi

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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. What is your current gig? Is this what you chose to be doing at this point in your life? Why or why not? Librarian. Yes. it’s what I wanted to be since the 7th grade when I became a student worker in the school library. I volunteered in our public library before […]

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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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