Tag Archives: Harford County Public Library

A Tool for Tough Times: Library Savings Calculator

Many of the best things about the world wide web are things that are given away for the sake of making the world a better place. Things such as the Library Savings Calculator. Here is the sample of how it … Continue reading

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CIL2009 Fill Post Previewette

Yes, there will be more blog posts about CIL 2009. About the incredibly rich formal learning. About the truly sublime informal learning and knowledge sharing that happened.  Mostly during the lobbycon/tablecon/carpetcon sessions. About the renewed strength of my personal “worldwideweb”. … Continue reading

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CIL Here I Come!

I am now able to attend the sublime Computers in Libraries Conference held just outside of DC this coming Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday. I will be blogging about the conference, attending many sessions, meeting a bunch of my T is … Continue reading

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HCPL reaches 4 mil circ in a fiscal year– A good excuse for cake!

From July 2007 to May 29th 2008 Harford County Public Library circulated 4 million items. WOW. That means everyone did a great job choosing items, processing items, checking in and out items, delivering items, directing people to items and supporting … Continue reading

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MLA Post IV — About Last Night

What do you get when you mix smart librarians, drinking strong mixed adult beverages, answering challenging quiz questions delivered by acerbic and dry host in a fun atmosphere? Why you have Maryland Library Association’s Pub Night featuring questions about Maryland’s … Continue reading

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Concepts Training: Visual Evidence

Crowd shot of our Concepts Training on Wednesday. There are more pictures on my library’s Flickr account and my Flickr. There is even a fine picture of yours truly there. Photo credits:  Crowd Image and My Photo from http://www.flickr.com/photos/hcplonline/sets/72157604609972703/ Fetched: … Continue reading

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Concepts Training @ my library

The pictures below are from our library’s Concepts Training workshop held yesterday. The training is part of our New Employee Training cycle and combines concepts shared by several organizational and knowledge management systems we exposed our staff to in the … Continue reading

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Pardon the Navelgazing: Happy 1st Blogbirthday to the Chronicles

Thanks to everyone who reads this via RSS, daily browsing, Twitter or finding this space by random luck and links from other places. I started my wee blog at @CIL2007 on my Dell Axim. (My first post) Since then, I … Continue reading

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CIL2008 Our Workshop Yesterday/Nette is Blogging

My co-presenter talks about our Computers and Libraries Workshop here on her blog Nette’s Conference Blog. The Librarian In Black also liveblogged our session. Check them out! She also did a great job writing about the keynote which I *ahem* … Continue reading

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