Insight & Outlook

7.13.2016 Didi Yunginger

Makerspaces in the Library

In a recent American Libraries Live session ,  librarians from a variety of library environments talked about the makerspace or DIY programming movement and explained how you can get started in...

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6.20.2016 Didi Yunginger

#SLA2016 hashtag roundup

This week's blog post is a collection of thoughts and shares from the annual SLA Conference & INFO-EXPO , the largest meeting of special librarians and information professionals in North America,...

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Raising the profile of your information center

In this recap of a recent CCC webcast, featured speaker Andrew Clark presents ways to raise the profile of your information center and deliver greater ROI for your organization. Among other...

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LM Info | Subscription agent since ’72: serving, growing,innovating

As we make our final rebranding transition this week to LM Information Delivery – the name of our European parent company (which acquired us back in late 2012) – we share some facts you might...

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5.24.2016 Didi Yunginger

Library 2.0: The Digital Divide and Privacy Concerns

During a recent Library 2.016 virtual mini-conference, Jessamyn West , library consultant, blogger and author of Without a Net: Librarians Bridging the Digital Divide, talked about technology and...

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5.11.2016 Didi Yunginger

ER&L 2016:  Top trends& highlights

  The challenges around managing electronic resources in our increasingly digital world gave birth to the ER&L Conference more than a decade ago.  In this week’s blog post, we recap some of the...

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4.27.2016 Didi Yunginger

A #medlibs kind of roundup pre-MLA 2016

In anticipation of #MLAnet16, the116th Annual Meeting and Exhibition of the Medical Library Association May 13-18 in Toronto, we’ve assembled a Twitter hashtag roundup of ideas and articles...

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4.13.2016 Didi Yunginger

Social media: effective and cost-efficient marketing for libraries

We gave a listen recently as Madeline Peña and Celia Avila, both social media librarians for the Los Angeles Public Library, talked about social media strategy and how it has allowed the library...

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3.30.2016 Didi Yunginger

Emerging tech trends in libraries, Pt 3

We tuned in as David Lee King of Topeka and Shawnee County Public Library continued the exploration into technology trends and how they’re reshaping library services in Part 3 of infopeople’s...

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3.16.2016 Didi Yunginger

Truly Useful Links for librarians & info pros

Almost embarrassingly hidden on our website is a resource called Useful Links. Sure. Useful Links. It’s a standard website feature, almost cliché. But believe me, this page is anything but...

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