Category Archives: librarycamp

Services in the region

Thanks to Sarah for setting up a map of Libraries and Information Services in the Yorkshire & Humberside region, after discussions about sharing information about access and collections at Library Camp Leeds: https://mapsengine.google.com/map/edit?mid=zxV1thqoTfV4.kfBHmwUXbgV8 Add details about your service and anything … Continue reading

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Library Camp Leeds 2014 #libcampls

So, its over again. After spending the last few weeks thinking about library camp, Antony and I can go back to normal life. Thanks to everyone who took part 🙂 Here are some of my notes from the event: Session … Continue reading

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Library Camp Leeds 2014 #libcampls

Short notice but: Another library camp is happening in Leeds on 23 August, aimed at Leeds people but also welcoming others, of course. It will take place in the beautiful Morley Library, which is a Carnegie library, so have a … Continue reading

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Public library lovers

Put your money where your mouth is and support Richard and Sue’s great idea: National Public Libraries Festival #PubLibFest Support the National Public Libraries Festival from Sue lawson on Vimeo.

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Library Camp UK 2013 #libcampuk13

Having spent yesterday in The Birmingham Library I will just briefly share my notes from the day with you. But first of all a huge thank-you to the organisers for all their hard work – the venue alone was worth … Continue reading

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Tahini cookies

These are the cookies I am planning to make for Library Camp UK 2013 (next Saturday): Recipe taken from ‘Jerusalem‘ (makes about 35 cookies) 130g caster sugar 150g unsalted butter, at room temperature 110g light tahini paste 1/2 tsp vanilla … Continue reading

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Library Camp Sheffield #libcampsheff

On 2 February I went to Sheffield for the second time in my life. The first time was to meet a librarian working with homeless people, this time to attend a library camp. I saw people I hadn’t seen in … Continue reading

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Learning outcomes from #libcampuk12

What are your concrete outcomes from #libcampuk12? What will you do differently in your job/life in the future because of attending? I have asked this question on twitter yesterday, yet I am not sure what my own reply is. Let’s see … Continue reading

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My notes on #libcampuk12: Playing games & Organising your own library camp

I only managed to attend two full sessions at this library camp, one of which I led together with Claire @calire. The time in between those and food breaks was filled with socialising, having meetings that I had arranged ahead with … Continue reading

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Another library camp over: #libcampuk12

It’s time to start looking at all the tweets, blog posts, photos, etc. that have and will come out of Library Camp 2012 in Birmingham. And writing up my own notes. If you want to see what the main topics were, have … Continue reading

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