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Stephanie Willen Brown
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Information Now! "Graphic Textbook" for Info. Literacy
Information Now: A Graphic Guide to Student Research  by Matt Upson, C. Michael Hall, and Kevin Cannon is a terrific addition to the tools I use to teach students how to do online research. I love it for two reasons: It's graphic, cute, and trendy ... It's ...
Information Now: A Graphic Guide to Student Research by Matt Upson, C. Michael Hall, and Kevin Cannon is a terrific addition to the tools I use to teach students how to do online research. I love it for two reasons: It's...
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Make it Matter @ #NCLA15
I've been very involved in the North Carolina Library Association 61st Biennial Conference , and I've been able to collaborate with my colleagues and students at UNC's School of Media & Journalism as part of that involvement. I served as chair of the public...
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Podcast from @ProPublica, or, how news sausage is made
My new favorite podcast is from online news outlet  ProPublica . The official blurb about it is: The ProPublica Podcast is a weekly program featuring interviews with reporters about the latest investigations published by ProPublica. I love the interviews wi...
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Because cats are essential to any presentation ...
@teodor_thecat icons are essential. There are some great free ones on iconarchive , and there are some additional free ones on the iconka website  (here are the Cat Power icons ). You can also purchase a full set of the " cat commerce " icons for $18.99. Th...
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Birds in the Snow, in North Carolina
The recent snow was a great opportunity to take bird photos - from the comfort of my own living room (and occasionally on the deck). This is my favorite from the 1400+ photos I took during the snow. I was standing underneath the sourwood tree on our deck, h...
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Text Visualization / Content Analysis with @VoyantTools
Many of my research colleagues do content analysis on newspapers, and there's a new tool which may provide useful to them. Let's explore Voyant Tools, a "web-based reading and analysis environment" which provides lots of high-level insight into text.   I di...
Many of my research colleagues do content analysis on newspapers, and there's a new tool which may provide useful to them. Let's explore Voyant Tools, a "web-based reading and analysis environment" which provides lots of high...
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I've been busy taking photographs lately, so am spending less time immersed in cognitive science. Check out some of my photos on Flickr  or Instagram (same photos, different platform)
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Fresh Cooked Edamame
As I was perusing the gorgeous displays at the Durham Farmer's Market today, I lingered at Piedmont Biofarm ... and discovered some fresh edamame. I've made it before, but this time I decided to research recipes to see if I could recreate the yummy experien...
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PR Collaborations with Students: #ParkLibSavesTime
I worked with 2015 PR major, Michelle Park, to promote the Park Library to students in the School of Journalism and Mass Communication. Our goal was to persuade students that talking to me could save them time and help them turn into more efficient searcher...
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Collecting News Style Guides; need Visual Style Guides
I'm building a collection of stylebooks for newspaper and other news outlets. The collection primarily includes titles from various newspapers in the United States, such as the the "AJC (Atlanta Journal & Constitution) Style : Style and Reference Guide Cove...
I'm building a collection of stylebooks for newspaper and other news outlets. The collection primarily includes titles from various newspapers in the United States, such as the the "AJC (Atlanta Journal & Constitution) Style ...
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Webster "Superman" Brown: We Hardly Knew Ye
We adopted kittens Webster and Lucinda (not biological siblings, but fostered together) in August: he was about 4 months old and she was a month older. They were darling kittens and really got along well together. Sadly, Webster developed Feline Infectious ...
We adopted kittens Webster and Lucinda (not biological siblings, but fostered together) in August: he was about 4 months old and she was a month older. They were darling kittens and really got along well together. Sadly, Webs...
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Photo Apps @FolkSchool ... Phun with iPhone Photos
I truly enjoyed Catherine Anderson's Seeing with Quiet Eyes class at the John C. Campbell Folk School last week. I learned a lot and took some great photos. I bought an  Easy-Macro  iPhone (and other phone cameras) macro lens ... which I used to take this p...
I truly enjoyed Catherine Anderson's Seeing with Quiet Eyes class at the John C. Campbell Folk School last week. I learned a lot and took some great photos. I bought an Easy-Macro iPhone (and other phone cameras) macro lens ...
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