Working on #bigproject

I apologize for the lack of updates. I was at the Polaris Users Group conference the first week of October then on vacation for five days. At work I am doing misc. small projects like processing what feels like dozens of videos. Then at home I am working on my #bigproject. My project is writing […]

Busy, Busy

Dear Self, I’m sorry for the lack of updates to this work journal. I may have taken on a few too many freelance projects, so this blog is getting neglected. Today I taught a newspaper/history/genealogy class to a group of second graders. It was painfully awkward as I wasn’t sure what to expect or how […]

Book: WordPress in Libraries

Over the course of six months in 2012, I wrote a 200 page book showing how WordPress was being used in libraries. Each of the twenty-one libraries I surveyed had a unique project which I highlight in the book. On Twitter, I mysteriously referred to The Comparative Guide to WordPress in Libraries: A LITA Guide […]

The Rush to Finish

I did not document my work in the past week because I was finishing up my book, #bigproject. Therefore a list of activities: Finish prepping for 21 Things web page Editing eBook Handouts/pages some more Assisted in reference question look up Several graphic design projects making new buttons in Inkscape and Photoshop Updated website Emails, […]

My Interview with Not Safe 4 Libraries

Thanks, Michael Schofield for the chat! We spoke on the phone for about 90 minutes last week discussing what I do as a UX librarian, how I found my job, a bit about the future of libraries (I mostly rattled off a list of things that I’ve read elsewhere since it’s all a giant melting […]