Content Categorized ‘libraries’

Cool Tools at the Fair

Posted on August 28, 2007 under libraries, minnesota

Come by the Education Building at the MN State Fair today and you’ll find me hanging out with computers and librarians, at the Try Cool Tools @ Your Library booth, sponsored by the MN Digital Library, Minitex, and the U of M libraries. We’ll be demoing Minnesota Reflections*, ELM databases, where you can access fulltext […]

Links for 5/5

Posted on June 5, 2007 under academe, libraries, minnesota

Gov. Pawlenty astonishingly vetoed the money needed for the Minneapolis–Hennepin County library merger.  Meanwhile, my community library is still closed. A scholar who moved from academe to public history (and a creator of the great, though never-updated, Beyond Academe) talks about the transition. Another story of a move from academe to public history, this time […]