Tag Archives: electronic culture

December Post Marks 10 Years

……….In order to officially make it to ten years of writing on this blog, I have to get in at least one more post, and it has to be done this month. It is Sunday, Christmas Eve, 2017 when I … Continue reading

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First Summer Post 2009

First post since school officially ended and I hope that you are all enjoying your summer. Of course it would be better with some good weather, but that’s what we get for living in New England. We can’t complain about … Continue reading

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A trove of free software

I love being a school librarian for so many reasons. For one thing, the term bibliophile made it sound like I had a serious condition and becoming a librarian was cheaper than seeking professional counsel. Of course I love reading, … Continue reading

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Why did I spend my time at Snopes.com?

Sometimes I get lost online for hours at a time (no, not on facebook, myspace, IMMing or gaming). Thus, was the fate of many hours this past Saturday. It all began innocently enough with me just checking my e-mail and … Continue reading

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Exploring Google

Before I started this blog, I wrote a newsletter where I sometimes poked fun at myself for how often I mentioned Google. Most times I was trying to knock down the internet Goliath and steer people to other sites that … Continue reading

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Thinking about digital literacies

In an effort to get more materials aimed at educators and to improve our professional development library, we currently subscribe to three academic periodicals including the Journal of Adolescent & Adult Literacy. This weekend I had a chance to read many … Continue reading

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