“The network is the learning.” George Siemens “The network is the research.” Joyce Valenza Big problems are solved not by individuals, but by networks. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rpbkdeyFxZw&feature=related
3 Sullivan, J. Michael. “Three Binoculars Three.” 19 Aug. 2005. Flickr. 12 Feb. 2011. <http://www.flickr.com/photos/94656478@N00/35435462>.
Our best young investigators/researchers will be fussy, resilient, creative, ethical. Li, Sonny. Looking Back.” 14 Mar. 2010. Flickr. 12 Feb. 2011. <http://www.flickr.com/photos/43968174@N05/4435118338>.
Pantry? How could we not be social media specialists? digital storytelling information seeking/ research communication of new knowledge equity of access Information ethics analysis, evaluation, synthesis of information collaboration reading— audiobooks, ebooks, blogs intellectual freedom widgets
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“Some TLs will survive. Others will not. “The best way to predict your future is to create it.”Abraham Lincoln “How True Did Our Crystal Ball Read.”30 Nov. 2010. Well and Good. http://wellandgoodnyc.com/2010/11/30/wellgood-revisits-our-2010-wellness-predictions-were-we-right/>
We need a new action figure! ’Gwen’s River City Images. Librarian Action Figure' 9 Jun. 2006. Flcikr. 9 Feb. 2011.http://www.flickr.com/photos/76479985@N00/164028451
An even more critical player in new and shifting information & communication landscapes Cindiann. PART-CI-PATION. 23 Jun. 2007. Flickr.9 Feb. 2011. http://www.flickr.com/photos/23341397@N00/611479605
Building dynamic collections, physical & virtual! Building a libratoryfor knowledge building. Able to scout the landscape for the most effective learning tools! Able to ensure your learners are effective & ethical users & producers of ideas & information. Able to reach teacher & learners 24/7 at their points of need! Defender of Intellectual Freedom! Fighting to assure learners equitable access to the tools of their time! Not so quiet! And a little fierce!
house calls are critical Smith, Eugene. “Country Doctor Ernest CerianiMaking House Call.” 1948. Flickr. 12 Feb. 2011. <http://www.flickr.com/photos/13964815@N00/4916941621/.>.
“The facility is not important. It’s not about stuff. It’s what’s in our heads. They named the building after us. We undersell ourselves. Democracy is the ultimate goal. We create the information tools.” Dave Lankes “Kansas City library.’elistmania. 14 Feb. 2011. <http://www.elistmania.com/still/25_unusual_modern_office_building_designs/>