Posts by Anne:
All Monroe County Public Library bloggers, posters, or tweeters are encouraged to:
Respond to all customer requests for information in an ultra-timely manner
Be social, like you would respond to an in-person interaction. Avoid formal, bureaucratic responses.
Avoid endorsing or opposing any product, company or political candidate, as this would, among other things, jeopardize our non-profit status. (Can we list our fave restaurants or attractions?)
Speak as a library staffer, not as an individual
Contribute to the WordPress community by spamming spammers. (What about authors touting their book?)
When responding to negative posts, follow the Air …
Join eCookBook fans around the world who are borrowing and enjoying the cooking eBook “Keys to the Kitchen” by Food Network star Aida Mollenkamp, starting now through March 4th by visiting http://estuff.keyslibraries.org.
From the publisher: Food Network and Cooking Channel star Aida Mollenkamp lays an invaluable foundation for cooks in Keys to the Kitchen. This comprehensive manual collects more than 300 innovative, contemporary recipes as well as color photographs, plenty of informative illustrations, a substantial technique primer, and helpful
Following is an announcement from those crazy-cool librarians at the American Library Association conference in Philadelphia of this year’s most prestigious children’s literature awards. Convenient links to the books in our library catalog are underlined in blue. You’re welcome.
27 January 2014, PHILADELPHIA — The American Library Association (ALA) today announced the top books, video and audio books for children and young adults – including the Caldecott, Coretta Scott King, Newbery and Printz awards – at its Midwinter Meeting in Philadelphia.
A list of all the 2014 award winners follows:
Photographs, scrapbooks, family records, newspapers… how do you protect your memories? This is the time of year to make sure your treasures will last to tell your family’s personal history.
Disaster could strike anytime–we’ve heard tragic stories of family keepsakes lost due to a busted water heater–so act now to protect your precious things.