Resources for NJ Librarians
Blogging and Web 2.0
Pay to Play Resources
Wiki A Best Practices Wiki. This wiki was created to be a
one-stop-shop for great ideas and information for all types of librarians. All
over the world, librarians are developing successful programs and doing
innovative things with technology that no one outside of their library knows
about. There are lots of great blogs out there sharing information about the
profession, but there is no one place where all of this information is collected
Hosted by Infolink, a wonderful collection of Diversity Resources from the
November 2004, Diversity in Libraries Conference.
From the Nordstrom Way: Discussion Guides and Action Strategies:
NJLA's "Leading Through Reading" encourages
all library staff to develop their work expertise through reading. This program
is a portable, shareable continuing education opportunity that is available to
all staff in every library. It offers public, academic, school and
special library staff common ground for collaborating with each other.
The workshop in 2004 focused on
the Nordstrom Way, by Robert Spector. The documents linked above can be
used by staff at every library, to stimulate discussion about improving customer
service, and to form and implement an action plan.
NJ: HealthyNJ is a product of the University Libraries at the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey. The Consumer Health Information Task Force, comprised of librarians from each of the four UMDNJ Campus Libraries, developed the content of the Web Site to meet the health care information needs of consumers, particularly the citizens of New Jersey
QandANJ.org: Q and A NJ is a 24/7
Web-based service that lets the user connect online with a real
librarian -- one-to-one in real-time -- for help with any topic or
information need. The service is accessible on the Internet at www.QandANJ.org.
Live tutoring help is also available seven days a week between
2PM and 10PM.
Discussion Groups (aka
Planning for Regional Digitization Projects: The SCRLC Approach
NJ Library Leadership Opportunities
South Jersey Regional Library Cooperative
Paint Works Corporate Center
10 Foster Avenue - Suite F-3 Gibbsboro, NJ 08026
Phone: 856-346-1222 --- Fax: 856-346-2839 --- cdl# 3818 ---
Directions to SJRLC
Karen Hyman, Executive Director:
Peter Bromberg, Assistant Director & Webweaver:
The South Jersey Regional Library Cooperative (SJRLC) is a multi-type library cooperative serving
over 600 member libraries in Atlantic, Burlington, Camden, Cape May, Cumberland, Gloucester and Salem counties. SJRLC is part of the New Jersey Library Network linking over 2500 libraries statewide.
SJRLC and its services are funded by the New Jersey State Library
which is responsible for the coordination, promotion and funding of
the New Jersey Library Network.