The Invisible World of RSS

Another RSS reader bites the dust and there is that sense that RSS is on the way out. But that belies the healthy number of RSS tools available to law librarians, and the opportunities they provide to perform the librarian roles of selecting and providing access to legal information.

How Law Libraries Make Money

Law libraries are not revenue centers. They are funded by an organization that often looks to see if the law library can offset the organizational contribution with revenue. A law library can make money, and here are some ways – and things to consider – when identifying revenue generation in a law library. But the making of money costs staff and other resources and the discussion about the law library as a revenue generator should consider both sides.

Curate to See Broader Information Set

FIlter bubbles can cause information pros to miss important or relevant information. This is how I use a mixture of apps, web sites, and filtering tools to get both focused results and some sense of serendipity in my current awareness and news gathering.