Google video

November 29, 2006

I have explored Google video, along with YouTube, and have been amazed at the depth and breadth of available video. There is, of course, a lot of amazingly trivial stuff, but considerable amounts of useful video as well. Worth considering how it might be used in the world of libraries.



November 29, 2006

Mathematics and Information Technology Standards

Draft of math standards which have incorporated information technology standards.

Information Technology Scope and Sequence draft

November 29, 2006

Robbinsdale District Media Services

Check out the scope and sequence being proposed – interesting stuff.

School Proxy – Get To MySpace In School

November 29, 2006

School Proxy – Get To MySpace In School 

A good bet that your students are aware of, and using, such sites as these to bypass the filters in schools and libraries. Take a look!

2020 Vision – Google Video

November 29, 2006

2020 Vision – Google Video

Check out this newest vision for the future!

Internet Explorer 7: customizing the Links bar

November 29, 2006

Internet Explorer 7: customizing the Links bar

This is an interesting page that I discovered about getting things I need on to the toolbars, plus options for customizing all the tool bars. It is different for IE and Firefox — quite competitive; all quite useful, however.

North Star Library Consortium catalog

November 29, 2006

Welcome to North Star Library Consortium

This is a link to the North Star Library Consortium webcatalog of 90 school and special libraries in the NLLN region.  The URL is