28 November 2007

LibVibe - 29 November 2007

25 November 2007

LibVibe - 26 November 2007

18 November 2007

LibVibe - 19 November 2007

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  • Library director tells LibVibe - and you - about city's proposal to close 10 of 33 libraries
  • Special report: homelessness researcher offers facts and advice for librarians.
Stories reported:
Draft budget slashes library funding (interview, print 1, 2, 3); Library board votes on removing materials (1, 2); Library's interim chief new CEO; Homelessness Research Institute director on demographics, solutions, libraries (interview, site).


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14 November 2007

LibVibe - 15 November 2007

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Hear the people in the news...
  • Patron says she saw porn on computer, deputy director responds
  • Boston PL president ousted: he, a defender, and board chair respond
Stories reported:
Porn in libraries is wrong, say residents (print, TV); Boston Public Library board ousts longtime president (print 1, 2, radio); Library branch to bunk with hotel.


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11 November 2007

LibVibe - 12 November 2007

07 November 2007

LibVibe - 8 November 2007

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Hear the voices of people in the news...
  • Louisville mayor and library director on defeat at the polls
  • Librarian on promotion and tenure committee says blogging can be scholarly communication, too
  • Systems manager invites patrons to visit the library, try the new self-checkout stations...and maybe win a prize
Stories reported:
Library tax plan loses by wide margin (print, TV); Library vandalized; Blogging as scholarly communication (interview, blog); Self-Checkout contest (interview, site).

04 November 2007

LibVibe - 5 November 2007