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Histrygrrl in the land of Zion

So, I know I slacked off there on telling you all about my adventures in Paris, etc., but I had a big adventure last week too… in Salt Lake City! 1,972 more words

Valentine's Day: Another Day to Love Your Library

Ok. I get it. There are enough people in this world that never want to step foot into a library ever again. I understand that there have been negative interactions with grouchy, unfriendly, (and, dare I say, hostile?) librarians. 836 more words

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Time Flies When You're Having Fun!

Hello Everyone!

Hope this post finds you doing well. These last two weeks have sure kept me busy! For one, last weekend was the ALA (American Library Association) MidWinter Meeting. 193 more words

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KNOWLEDGE MANAGEMENT ISSUES IN ZIMBABWE

KNOWLEDGE MANAGEMENT IS OUR NEED AND NEW AREA OF EXPERTISE

As information scientists, we are called upon to be data stewards who will manage our society memory. 336 more words

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More to come: a librarian reads Giroux...#MOOCMOOC

I plowed through the Giroux chapter last night and it made my knees hurt, as they always do when I walk in an ever-tightening circle. Reading Maha Bali’s cliff notes this morning was refreshing, however, and my knees are feeling better already. 669 more words

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Whoops! The accidental critical pedagogist...it just dawned on me...

…during the Midwinter Radical Conversation webinar today that I have been on this track for longer than I had imagined. ¬†Below is the text of a paper I did for my information literacy and instructional design course… 1,414 more words

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MOOC MOOC reading from bell hooks, some more after-action thoughts, and preps for the coming week

Part two, after action report. and preps for next week!

After the weekly reading for MOOC MOOC, it dawned on me that my series of scenarios only includes men, not women. 748 more words

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