Category Archives: library stuff

Zotero Workshop

At UNBSJ we run a workshop series for faculty and staff . This week I’ll be doing a workshop on Zotero. Several years ago I attended the Zotero Evangelists training on the University of Washington campus, and have been a quiet … Continue reading

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OLA’s Super Conference 2009

OLA’s Super Conference 2009. A few quick notes from OLA’s Superconference. A few lasting impressions (since the conference was two weeks ago!): Discovery Layers – quite a few sessions about implementing discover layers, TUG (session 1018),Alison Hitchens, Cataloguing and Metadata … Continue reading

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Google Books vs. BISON – 6/15/2008 – Library Journal

Google Books vs. BISON – 6/15/2008 – Library Journal  

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Diigo Toolbar getting really useful

UWinnipeg Library | Annotated I’ve been using the social bookmarking tool Diigo for a couple of years, and not really paying too much attention to improvements. I just noticed (because for some reason my password stopped working) that the tool … Continue reading

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Curriculum Resource Library

Curriculum Resource Library This report is about creating a partnership or a curriculum library at the University of Winnipeg.

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Google Toolbar

We were talking about spelling yesterday. And filling in web forms. One useful tool I’ve been using for a while is the Google Toolbar – now with a spellchecker. Robust, available for many browsers – http://toolbar.google.com

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Google Personalized

Today when I went to google I got a personalized page by default. If you don’t have a google account, get one set up and start to personalize. Of course the first thing you’ll have to do is delete the … Continue reading

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