Saturday, May 9, 2009

Daily Thoughts 5/9/2009

A World War I vintage poster by John E Sheridan drawn for an American Library Association book drive. January 1, 1918. This came from Wikimedia. I really like Wikimedia.

Daily Thoughts 5/9/2009

I enjoyed reading an article from the May 1, 2009 Library Journal, Publishers and Librarians, Two Cultures One Goal, on Pp. 22-25. It is a short article comparing a day in the life of an editor and a librarian. There is a link at the end of the article on marketing book to libraries. .

I went through my typical reading this morning, Booklist, Library Journal, and Publishers Weekly. I have to read fast because I have so much to read and look at. I also looked through the Public Library Core Collection, Nonfiction, Thirteenth Edition for books to possibly purchase in the 800 dewey number.

Web bits

A book of inspirational quotes by bloggers. It is kind of pretty.

Indiebound for the Iphone. It makes me want to go out and buy an Iphone. First Stanza ereader by Lexcycle, now Indiebound for Iphone. It just looks very cool.

Ekaterina Sedia, one of my favorite new authors has an excerpt of an interview on Locus online. Her fantasy novels are very interesting.

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