Tuesday, August 24, 2010
Daily Thoughts 8/24/2010
While I was looking through the August 22, 2010 New York Times Book Review, I placed on hold on The glamour of grammar : a guide to the magic and mystery of practical English by Roy Peter Clark,
reviewed by Ammon Shea. I am a big fan of Ammon Shea. His essays on the Oxford University Press blog are quite interesting. http://blog.oup.com/?s=ammon+shea&Submit.x=0&Submit.y=0 . I also placed Common As Air, Revolution, Art, and Ownership on hold as well.
I am also looking at The Facebook Era Tapping Online Social Networks to Build Better Products, Reach New Audiences, and Sell More Stuff by Clara Shih. I am interested in the reach new audiences part right now.
Today has been another quiet day. There are two meetings which I am preparing for. Tomorrow we are discussing collection development, and on Thursday we are having visitors from the people who run our computer systems visit our library. This morning, I took some time to check the accuracy of the labeling of the new books.