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Closing the Books

A somewhat angry commentary in the San Bernadino County Sun talking about a local community in that part of California shutting down its libraries for the remainder of the fiscal year.

Library-Themed Christmas Cards

The Future of Libraries, with or without books... (CNN)

CNN published a story on the future of libraries. Nothing really new that we haven't read before. But not necessarily complimentary either.

http://www.cnn.com/2009/TECH/09/04/future.library.technology/index.html

Hurricane Season In Play

The National Hurricane Center in Florida has an experimental podcast feed set up. In the past they have sent down that feed the audio of press briefings. The link to plug into your podcatcher is: http://www.nhc.noaa.gov/audio/index_podcast.xml

The briefings, if made, are safe for patron consumption. The feed from NHC has been added to the aggregator at LISFeeds.

A Librarian and His Tweets

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