SC LIBRIS 2010: Using Art to Examine and Inspire Your Library Career

Presenter: Kris Jones, Head Librarian of the Anne Springs Close Library at York Technical College 1: 15 – This looks hands-on, so the blog post may have to come later! It was a very meaningful, hands-on workshop!  Here are the notes I jotted as we worked: Presenter is a soul collage facilitator.  Soul Collage was developed Continue Reading →

SC LIBRIS 2010: Let’s Skype! Using Skype in Library Programming

Presenter: Meredith Daniel, Piedmont Technical College 10:44 – Overview & demo today.  Yay!  Presenter does Reference, instruction, collection development, acquisition & programming. (Whew!)  They have no budget, so Skype can provide no cost speakers.  Yay! What is Skype? – a VoIP provider.  Peer to peer networking system lets you make “phone calls” between PCs.  You need Continue Reading →

SC LIBRIS 2010: Staff Training 4.0-Double to Magic of 2.0

Presenter: Mary Daubenspeck | daubenspeckm[at] sccsc[dot]edu Site: 9:45 – Ran a bit late!  But here now.  Build something your users find useful.  Don’t waste effort on things your users don’t need.  In a single library, in-person training may be preferable. 9:47 – Must address fears of your staff & users to make things work.  Common Continue Reading →