Friday Fun

Friday Fun: Bookmas Trees Galore

Last year I posted about Texas Medical Center Library’s Bookmas Tree and their “How To” guide to create your very own bookmas tree.  This year I found a whole slew of bookmas trees in all sizes and styles. Here are two…

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Friday Fun: Library Phantom Returns

A friend of mine posted the link to this story and I thought it would be perfect for a little Friday Fun.  Edinburgh, Scotland has a library phantom sculptor who has been leaving beautiful paper sculptures made from books  in…

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Friday Fun: Cheer for the Cardinals

The World Series is going on right now and my home town team the St. Louis Cardinals are playing the Texas Rangers.  Normally, I would root for the team that hadn’t won a Series yet, but unfortunately they are playing…

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Friday Fun: Audio Books of the Future

Schools will be equipped with audio books., a posted by mak1173 on Flickr. The Centered Librarian recently posted these drawings and I thought they would be perfect for a little Friday Fun.  These are illustrations by French artist Villemard in 1910…

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Friday Fun: Get $400 To Go To Seattle, NOW!

Yesterday I posted asking people about what kind of things they want to see at the Seattle meeting.  PLEASE keep the suggestions coming! In one of the comments Halyna mentioned that some librarians do not get any funding or partial…

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Friday Fun: About the NLM

Did you know that the National Library of Medicine responds to more than 100,000 questions each year and many more questions are self answered as users search the NLM site including the FAQs.  Some things that can be answered by…

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Friday Fun: When I Was Your Age

Thank you to Erika Lake for sending me this cartoon.  It is perfect for a Friday Fun post, especially just before the holiday weekend. Have a fun and safe Labor Day weekend. Share on Facebook Tweet This Post

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Friday Diary: Moving from iPhone to Android. Final Post

To read the first three parts of my switch from an iPhone to an Android click on Part 1, Part 2, and Part 3. Also check out Alisha’s helpful comment about the Android. It has been about 4 weeks since I…

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Friday Diary: Moving From iPhone to Android Part 3

Click here for part 1 and part 2 of the series.  Also check out Alisha’s very well thought out comment addressing some of the things I mentioned about my phone in my Part 2 post. Thanks Alisha I am slowing…

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Friday Fun: Medical Library Helping At Risk Youth

The  A.R. Dykes Library of the Health Sciences serves at the University of Kansas Medical Center is open to the public and within walking distance from a neighborhood middle school.  Students would often come to the library to use the 4 public…

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