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Engaging Patrons Online

The recent Library Journal article on the Anythink Libraries (also see my post on their PLA session in March) prompted me to visit their website to see how that had been revolutionized.  I liked the “word board” which gives an … Continue reading

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No Scottish Accents Here

While visiting Mammoth Caves National Park recently – – we stayed in Glasgow, Kentucky so I just had to check out the Mary Wood Weldon Memorial Library, just a short walk from our hotel. The southern outward appearance of the building contrasts … Continue reading

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Update – Sorry – Reference Renaissance Conference Presentations are no longer available.

Update – it appears all the materials from both BCR sponsored Reference Renaissance Conferences have been removed from the web and are no longer available 😦 – – – – – – – – – – – – – – … Continue reading

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Great Marketing Idea

Because anyone in Colorado can still use the Colorado Library Card and go to the public library of their choosing, I still go to the Highlands Ranch branch of Douglas County Libraries.  It’s a lovely library, with xeriscaped grounds conveniently located … Continue reading

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Add Spice to Libraries!

Like many, I adore the Old Spice ad campaign, so was thrilled to find out that he’s done one for libraries. OK, it could have advertised more of our services, but even so, it’s so cool!!!  I had looked at … Continue reading

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Library Commercials

I’ve always admired the New Jersey State Library’s marketing expertise, since along with Wyoming Libraries, they produce such effective advertising.  Well, NJSL’s done it again – they’ve made several great commercials that really show the value of the library, especially in these hard times.  … Continue reading

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Wichita Presentations

Just in Wichita presenting at the Kansas Library Association Conference and was amazed-it’s such a gorgeous city .  I stayed right on the river so my morning walk alongside it was wonderful-sculptures and beautiful foliage everywhere. My presentations on going green at your library, Ever … Continue reading

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