Linda's Professional Journey

An Academic Librarian's experiences and notes

Posts Tagged ‘Librarian

Yahoo! Answers – A librarian’s worst nightmare?

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Recently as I was looking through my mailing list, I read this article and thought about putting it up here. My personal take is that I use Yahoo Answers for fun and as I would say to students coming for me for reference – take it with a grain of salt like Wikipedia, but do not take it as gospel. I wonder if librarians would want to start something like Librarian Answers or something. The original article is at http://www.slate.com/id/2179393/

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December 22, 2007 at 5:45 pm

NYLA Conference 2007 – Oct 17-Oct 21

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This is my first year attending the NYLA conference and it was an enlightening experience. I truly enjoyed my time at Buffalo with the Conference, hotel stay was another thing all together, but let’s just focus on the conference. I imagine if there’s any more interest, I will have to follow up with what I learn or meet at another entry. Read the rest of this entry »

Written by Linda

October 20, 2007 at 6:01 pm