the future of libraries in the digital age
Added by Morgan Mandel on November 13, 2009 at 6:30pm — No Comments
In August, a set up a display at the Arlington Heights Memorial Library to showcase Chicago-North Romance Writers of America, of which I'm a past president and remain a member.
I also reserved case for December to display my individual information. This morning I finished setting it up. As I was leaving, one of the patrons was already giving it a once-over, which made me feel good.
Along with the one shown above, I've also put up a few other photos from the…Continue
I spent the past Wednesday arranging photos and books from the members of Chicago-North Chapter of Romance Writers of America in the display case at my local library, the Arlington Heights Memorial Library. Afterwards, I took photos with my new toy, an iPhone. Here's one of my photos:…
When I was young, my Dad would take us all to the library. We'd scrummage through the books until we found some that we liked and we'd get a whole pile of them to check out on Summer Loan. My favorite was Cinderella, which I always managed to find, although not alwasy the same version. There were little cards the librarians wrote on and put in the pockets of the books. You better not lose them or else!
Now, I can order my books over the computer, reserve what I want or ask for it to…Continue