Recently, I wrote a post about our Google Business Photos project, which gives people an opportunity to have a look around the library and discover what we have to offer. Since then I found spots on our website where it makes sense to have certain points within the tour embedded. That’s worked out well and … Continue reading Google Business Photos Update
I might’ve been the last person on earth to hear about the video that asks the truly profound question, “What Does the Fox Say?” Well, my (current) library just put up a testimonials page that answers the slightly more important question, “What Does the Customer Say?” Designed by my talented colleague, Brian, the page features some … Continue reading What Does the Customer Say?
Back in 2010, I blogged about leaving a library I love to accept a new challenge. A little more than three years later, I have similar news to share! I recently accepted an offer to return to Skokie Public Library in mid-October and become their Deputy Director. There are some exciting things happening at Skokie and I … Continue reading Back to the Future
One of the best things about our recent renovation is seeing people’s initial reactions when they walk into the library. There’s a sense of pride and excitement that people experience when they see a beautiful library built just for them. We’re obviously proud of our new spaces and love showing them off to our community, … Continue reading Take a Look Inside
Back in April, I gave a renovation update detailing the newly remodeled spaces related to Digital Services at my library. I mentioned plans to add a “gadget petting zoo” and that’s now become a reality. We’re calling it the “Tech Bar” and I’m happy to say that it’s generated a lot of interest in a short … Continue reading Tech Bar