Monthly Archives: September 2011

9.28.11. Acceptable Use Policy

Generic Policy for use at PACs, on library sites, or wherever you deem fit.

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9.14.11. Opportunity For All

Really interesting U.S. Impact Study put out in June 2011 on the impact of free access to computers and the Internet in public libraries.

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9.08.2011. A Librarian’s Worth

Nice Infographic breaking down all kinds of stats to show the worth of libraries including this tidbit: Each day, U.S. libraries circulate nearly 4 Times More Items than Amazon handles.

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09.07.11. New Tech from Dragon-Con: Square credit card readers

Elaine Hardy from GPLS reports: I saw this in use at Dragon-Con. It was very cool —  I immediately wondered about library uses for it. Any way it could be used to read library cards to remotely checkout books? At … Continue reading

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