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Wordless Wednesday: (swamped at work edition)

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Wordless Wednesday

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The Mindful Multitasker : How Pocket (Formerly Read It Later) Can Help You Stay Focused

photo credit: cseeman on Flickr As Librarians, we are in the business of information seeking which can be both enjoyable and overwhelming.  How many times have you been searching for information on X and come across an interesting article on Y?  It is very tempting to start reading the article on Y (which is much […]

PDFs Are All the Rage

Resource Shelf has a post about xFruits free service which allows conversion of RSS feeds to PDF format.  xFruits also has a number of other format conversions including: RSS to web, RSS to mail, and Mail to RSS.   I have not yet come across a situation in which any of these conversions would be that […]


I just discovered Tiny URL and I love it.  I’m probably way behind on the discovery of this tool as I have gotten a few links to tiny urls.  For those of you are not familiar with it I’ll give you a “tiny” overview.  Copy a url into the box here and your url will […]

Overdue Fines for Friends

David Pogue of the New York Times has a great video introduction to Delicious Library.  I really like that fact that you can keep tabs on who you loaned your items to.

Too Cool for School

I love this article I found via LisNews