Thoughts from Carl Grant
Wednesday, July 15, 2015
Why, oh why, do so many librarians continue to chain themselves to the past??
Ask yourself a question: Do you believe that the only way we in libraries convey and create knowle...
Tuesday, May 19, 2015
The next step on the path of building a Knowledge Creation Platform
This is one of the photographs that hangs in my office and it’s a quote from Buckminster Fuller whi...
Wednesday, May 13, 2015
How Can Libraries Find the Money To Make Big Changes? (Part 3)
Over the last two posts, we’ve looked at how libraries can find the money within existing resourc...
Thursday, April 2, 2015
How Can Libraries Find the Money To Make Big Changes? (Part 2)
In the first post of this series looking for money with which to finance change in libraries, we ...
Monday, February 16, 2015
How Can Libraries Find the Money To Make Big Changes? (Part 1)
My last blog post “ If information has become ubiquitous due to the Internet, can librarians do the same? ” caused a number of people to a...
Tuesday, January 27, 2015
If information has become ubiquitous due to the Internet, can librarians do the same?
istockphoto.com image After my last blog post on library branding, I had an engaging exchange...
Tuesday, July 29, 2014
It’s time to define a new brand for libraries. Let’s make sure it leaves people soaring, not snoring.
I’ve always studied other professional fields as a means to try and understand the profession of li...
Wednesday, June 11, 2014
When you step up to that podium, please remember ALL that you represent...
I’m at an international conference and something happened today that bothered me. I had to take a walk to decide why that was the case. ...
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