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Thing 2: A blog post: Reflections on teaching and learning

I'm falling behind with this, so I'm going to cheat a little and use something I wrote elsewhere

Adventures in IT
Where I work, I am the systems librarian.  This means that I have a little more interactions with software than the rest of the staff.  This also means that when there's an IT issue at the desk, I sometimes have to come to the rescue.
A few years ago I saw this tweet.
Librarianship: Being regularly willing and able to admit you don't know something but you are immediately interested in finding the answer. — Abigail Goben (@hedgielib) February 6, 2013 I love this tweet; it encapsulates a lot, to me anyway,  of what librarianship is about: having a sense of curiosity (finding the answer) and helping other people (finding the answers to other people's [library] problems).
I mostly work behind the scenes, but I do spend a little time at the library desk.  Time at the desk is good for backroom staff as it's good to get a feel for the issues that affect st…
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First things first Thing 1: Setting Up a Blog

Tap, tap  Is this thing on?  Of course it isn't.  It's a blog.  Blog (n)"(a truncation of the expression "weblog") is a discussion or informational website published on the World Wide Web consisting of discrete, often informal diary-style text entries ("posts")"  (v)  To shout into the void.  But I digress.
Hello, I intend to participate in Rudai 23, an Irish take on 23 Things, an education & learning project created by Helene Bowers, technology director of the Charlotte Mecklenburg Library as a way of encouraging librarians to become familiar with Web 2.0 (remember that?) tools.  I'm looking forward to this.