Archive for November, 2013

What are you taking away from the Hyperlinked Library MOOC? random thoughts: that it’s OK to let the heart drive change, be a part of what I do professionally. I have never had this articulated in any type of learning/lecture/reading… seek meaningful relationships with our users (hate that word but insert your own…users, patrons, students, […]


Timing. Not sure if the MOOC has triggered some sort of crisis in my own professional practice, or if it was coming anyway? (not looking for blame here…) I am sure what I need is to articulate my goals, my mission as far as library practice. I have already moved heavily into MOOC reflection space. […]


I realise (yet again) while listening and watching Michael, Peter and Char in this module that it is the human faces, the relationships, the passion, the exposure to people who “know their stuff” and are passionate about it all – this is what engages and motivates me. Not groundbreaking, but my motivation for doing and […]


I have had this one in draft for a while as I was just stuck on makerspaces, and not sure why. And then it came to me….I think I am caught in this space where I just can’t see academic libraries and makerspaces in the same sentence…and that is bad! There is no reason why […]