T is for Training 66: Co-Working Spaces or Back to Reinventing Ourselves

T is for Training Episode 66:  Co-Working Spaces or And We Are Back To Reinventing  Ourselves  is now available for download here from our host TalkShoe. You can listen to this or any of our other shows using the TalkShoe panel link in our sidebar.

Thanks to the participants who participated on this call.

This show was taped Friday in the opening hours of the Harper Collins E-Book announcement and reflects immediate opinion and reaction from the callers.  Start your inquiry here at Bobbi’s post which is has been constantly updated. Publishing Industry Forces OverDrive and Other Library eBook Vendors to Take a Giant Step Back

The opinions expressed by call participants are those of the participants and not necessarily those of any institution or group they represent or are associated with. And thanks to those who participated by chat. We would love to hear your voice next time.

Today’s Guests:

Maurice Coleman, Harford County (MD) Public Library
Paul Signorelli, Paul Signorelli and Associates (CA)
Jill Hurst-Wahl, Syracuse (NY) University
Bobbi Newman, Libraries and Transliteracy Blog
Jennifer Koerber Boston (MA) Public Library
Chester Mealer, Rapides Parish Library (LA)
Andrea Snyder, Enoch Pratt (MD) Free Library and MD State Library Resource Center
and a first time caller
Ruth Solie Northern Lights Library Network

We talked about:

TechSoup WorldWide Users Group Meeting
Co-Working Spaces in Libraries: Do they Exist? How can we create them?  Are they the fourth place?
Random Hacks of Kindness http://www.rhok.org
Dealing with Customer Expectations
The Harper Collins 26 Checkouts Announcement
Developing a National Digital Repository
Lots of Copies Keep Stuff Safe

T is for Training will be taping at both CIL 2011 and at ACRL 2011 in the following month.

We are always thinking about: Jill’s Book and Paul and Lori’s Book

T is for Training is supported by you the audience and our usual supporters LISHost, the library friendly hosting service ,the Library Society of the World and the ALA Learning Round Table, LearnRT, of the American Library Association (ALA).

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And join us on March 11th, 2011 at 2 pm Eastern Time for the next T is for Training call in taping.

See you then!

Author: (almost) Bald Trainer

A trainer in Maryland

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