Unglue: Giving books to the world by crowd funding

The most democratic book project I know is about to relaunch – Here is an article I wrote for the German library magazine BUB as member of the Zukunftentwicklers network – With a few corrections because a lot has happened with Unglue.it since the deadline: What is crowd funding and what does it mean to… Continue reading Unglue: Giving books to the world by crowd funding

Why the story of Buy India a Library is (still) important

I am very excited to present¬†with Justin Hoenke at Bibliothekartag 2012 i Hamburg, Germany about a project I love and am very proud to be a part of – Buy India a Library How to use social media for collaboration, inspiration and changing the world will be some of the tracks of our talk. Including… Continue reading Why the story of Buy India a Library is (still) important

Crowd Funded by Librarians World-Wide – TWIL

This week in Libraries is a rare thing. It is a perfect way to learn about library concepts and innovation for people entering the profession. It is also like a free course to keep your library knowledge up to date for people already a part of the profession. To keep the cameras rolling Eric and… Continue reading Crowd Funded by Librarians World-Wide – TWIL