That Is Not A Bookmark

Loranne's Adventures in Librarying

A Song of Gender Politics

For my final project in Info Vis this semester, I decided to revisit one of my favorite subjects: George R.R. Martin’s A Song of Ice and Fire series. Below is the text … Continue reading

July 21, 2013 · Leave a comment

The FFL Art Spot Project

As part of my coursework for completing my MLIS, I (along with three of my talented peers) created a three-part plan for an in-house art gallery, venue, and accompanying programming … Continue reading

June 6, 2013 · Leave a comment

GoT Family Tree… of sorts

For this semester’s Information Visualization class, we were assigned the following: “Create a visualization that depicts the various families, factions, and allegiances in the Game of Thrones series. This visualization … Continue reading

March 31, 2013 · 3 Comments

Copyright for Librarians: A Digital Pathfinder

As part of my references services coursework, I developed this website as a guide for librarians who are interested in copyright issues pertaining to their field. Feel free to let … Continue reading

January 11, 2013 · Leave a comment

The Future of Gamification in Libraries

Presented as part of my final project for Professor Scott Nicholson’s Fall 2012 course, Meaningful Gamification; I give you The Future of Gamification in Libraryland.

January 10, 2013 · Leave a comment

Points are for people

One quote that really stood out to me this week among our readings in Meaningful Gamification is also the one that really rankles.  From Sanford: “Points are for people with no … Continue reading

September 16, 2012 · Leave a comment

Warning: like everything on the Internet, this post features cat pictures

This is one of the neatest infographics I have ever seen. In case the title isn’t a dead giveaway, this poster-sized graphic is designed to help you (via text descriptions … Continue reading

April 29, 2012 · 2 Comments