Los Angeles Times Article: Not Dead Yet: Libraries still vital, Pew Report Finds

I love Libraries, a page I like on Facebook just posted this article on their page and I am compelled to share it here.  Seems all us librarians are right, libraries aren't dead yet.  And they aren't going anywhere anytime soon.  60% of respondents to Pew's survey say they have used the library in the…

Wikis and Blogs: A Review of the Literature

This weeks readings covered Wikis and Blogs.  Both applications are great tools for librarians and libraries.  Until I started in this program, I had only ever used Wikipedia and the Wookiepedia (the Star War wiki) and never would have thought of them as having an academic application.  My experience with blogs however, is a bit…