Library page muscle memories 2012
Flashback time: Volunteered at the Coast Community Library today checking in/shelving books & shelf-reading. Good physical & mental workout!
Authors Guild v. Hathi Trust 2012
Pleased to see @ARLpolicy working for fair use & libraries. I'm an author, but I know @AuthorsGuild is failing my long-term interests here.
The NYPL 2007
Dinah near Bryn Mawr after Georgetown Demo in afternoon 2007
[according to Joe's Google calendar]
Looking out to Yale from my hotel room
Robert strolling to Yale
some grand building at Yale
another grand building at Yale
Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
Robert looking at the Gutenberg bibles
original Audubon book
amusing decorative work at Yale Law Library
Yale Law Library reading room
more of my nice trip to New Haven: courtyard at Sterling Law building
Ready to fly home
Man at Dottie's with butter pat bookmark 2006
St. Louis airport 2006
Gosh! I guess they're expecting a lot of law librarians this weekend.
The beginning of the adventure 2006
or, Joe in the Library
A tour of Dinah's cube 2006
Why do that? (NYPL online style guide to XHTML) Here's why. (Jeff Veen's The Business Value of Web Standards)
JJG and Peter Morville Information Architecture principles. S.R. Ranganathan quote "To be literate is to possess the cow of plenty"
(obscurely positioned where most do not see it: )
The reasonable man adapts himself to the world, the unreasonable one persists in trying to adapt the world to himself. Therefore all progress depends on the unreasonable man.
- George Bernard Shaw
I've had this quote up at work for at least the last two jobs.
Copyright Isabel Samaras. www.astrocat.com/samaras/smarty.html
Shared on Flickr on this date.
Riddle commented: "See also: www.flickr.com/photos/tags/samaras/"
Less Shush, More Lush 2003
[A wonderful shirt design which was put forward by some fine librarian folks who then got too busy to keep making them. Alas! is2.dal.ca/~mdelia/tees/shush.html. Shared on Flickr on this February 26, 2004.]
Happy to be your info bitch. 2003
[A wonderful shirt design which was put forward by some fine librarian folks who then got too busy to keep making them. Alas! is2.dal.ca/~mdelia/tees/shush.html. Shared on Flickr on February 26, 2004.]
Here's a nice thing. 1999
I drink Library Juice. 1999
From the current issue:
Hennepin County Library has put online "a handy reference guide to authors and genres" with the theme If you like...
From Librarian-Troublemaker (and I mean that in a good way) Sandy Berman comes some appropriate Banned Books Week reading "Three Kinds of Censorship that Librarians (Mostly) Don't Talk About". [Appears to be gone from the web; not in Internet Archive as of May 2004]