Experience Books, Authors and Readers!

Books, Authors and thousands of readers!  All of the elements necessary for an excellent experience for a Librarian. I attended the 2011 Texas Book Festival. The Festival provided two full days of books and authors.  My daughter and I had a plan and between the two of us, we either heard or talked at book […]

We can solve anything!

I thought the concept in this article was fantastic!  The medical research community had struggled with HIV/AIDS for decades.  Progress was made but was slowed by the physical complexity of the virus.  Someone had the unique idea to partner with game developers to work on it.  By combining talent from around the world, using tools […]

You are what you experience.

“You are what you experience!” I was so excited.  What a great phrase! I fashioned it after the phrase, “you are what you eat.”  It gets at my thinking about what libraries should be about – The experiences of the members and the staff combine to make us what we are. I just knew Barlett’s […]