Add another candle to the cake! On Firmer Ground, the little law librarian blog that could, has turned two years old. Wow, has it grown! Started in June 2011 by members of the Legal Division of the Special Libraries Association and the Private Law Libraries Special Interest Section of the American Association of Law Libraries, […]
From On Firmer Ground: Recently while speaking at the Ark Group’s Best Practices & Management Strategies for Law Firm Library & Information Service Centers conference in New York, I said something that seemed to really resonate with the audience. I was talking about methods for driving resource utilization and optimization, when I shared my opinion […]
Few things keep us info pros as current and connected as our beloved conferences. From tradeshows to colloquia, there seems to be something interesting going on every couple of weeks. Staying on top of it all can be more wearisome than the work week itself. Thanks to Don Hawkins and his blog The Conference Circuit, we can now keep current without having to leave our desks.
The iBraryGuy team knows how much our audience loves being on top of the latest developments in the world of libraries and information technology. So we are always hard at work trying to find new and enjoyable ways of bringing the latest and greatest to you. One of our side projects designed to help you […]
Microblogging… It seems like almost everyone is doing it these days! Not without good reason, mind you. The turnoff to so many in the early days of blogging was the complexity. Blogging sites and blogging generally required a good bit of work and maintenance. Then along came services like Tumblr and Posterous with their easy-to-use […]
Hello iBraryGuy readers! We are excited to announce that iBraryGuy has been nominated for a Shorty Award in the #tech category. The Shorty Awards recognize individuals and organizations that use Twitter as a means to reach their audiences and contribute meaningful discussion. If you enjoy our blog, PLEASE consider casting a vote for our way. […]
As much as we here at iBraryGuy pride ourselves on original content, sometimes we come across postings written by others that are just too good to not share. So it is with this exceptional teaser on the forthcoming changes to Westlaw. For you law librarians and legal researchers, Jason Wilson’s blog is an excellent source […]
As the year draws to a close, we’re working hard on our library & info-pro blog lists. Our goal is to gather up the the best and bring them to you in ways that are easy to access and available on the go. Let us know what you think and whether we are missing any! […]