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GPS Usage and Your Library

Robert Balliot, the Ocean State Librarian, had some interesting ideas on how combining RFID material tags with the next generation of Global Positioning Systems (which will be able to accurately gauge a location to within 1 meter) could help libraries improve collection development, customer service and … Continue reading

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Green Acres and Milk and Cookies

I’ve already blogged about the topic of Market Segmentation, but as Gina Millsap, director of Topeka and Shawnee County Public Library says, it’s so sexy that I can’t resist writing a bit more.  Plus, knowing your residents’ needs is just too … Continue reading

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Blu-ray and Libraries

I’m probably behind the times on this, but I just saw an ad for a Blu-ray/DVD movie and wondered how many libraries have started buying these combination discs.   I couldn’t find any at my library and from discussions on various listservs … Continue reading

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