I'm listening to "This Is The End" by The Doors

Thing 23: Reflection - What next? Ok, here we are. The final post about cpd23. Right near the deadline. I've did it! Glad to participate to the program, discovering the UK situation for librarians, and compare with italian's situation. There's a lot of good ideas, initiatives and librarians. (My only…

Save your reference will save your time

Thing 14: Zotero / Mendeley / citeulike (vai alla versione in italiano) Back from the summer, back to work. Well...indeed I've worked all the time...by the way, sorry for the late late late late post. Cpd23 is near the end and my reflection are still on 22 august.... Talk about…

Tools to do things togheter

Thing 13: Google Docs, Wikis and Dropbox Google Docs Got it! I use a lot Google Docs, instead of Evernote, if I'm on other's pc or devices and must store a lot of information to check later. It's really useful also for sharing and create documents for a group. I…

Briefly on degrees, mentoring and social media

(vai alla versione in italiano) Thing 10: Graduate traineeships, Masters Degrees, Chartership, Accreditation If you want to know about training in Italy, I think you must look at this page on AIB site: http://www.aib.it/aib/form/form.htm3 (italian only) There are listed a lot of courses…

Calendar and notes management

(vai al sommario in italiano) Thing 8: Google calendar Simply: I use it. Also, I suggest Lightning if you use Thunderbird to manage emails. It provide integration with Google Calendar at least for events, not for tasks. (as well as having the possibility to convert emails in tasks and events)…

In network we trust

(vai al sommario in italiano) Thing 6: Online networks As previously said (somewhere, don't ask a link, doesn't matter, I've said, I'm sure I did) social networks are increasingly important in my everyday life. Once upon a time in the far far web, it was a matter of "where I…

You had better stop and think before you think, think!!

Thing 5: Reflective practice ![](/content/images/2014/May/aliceroom3.jpg) (vai alla versione in italiano) mumble, mumble... I'm reflecting on the reflective practice.... I thought to be reflective. In fact I share Katie's point of view about what it really means to me: "thinking about what you've done and…

Keep up to date good news

Thing 4: Current awareness - Twitter, RSS and Pushnote (vai alla versione in italiano) "I've got it, got it, miss it. Ah, a new one!" Sounds like when we were children and trading collecting cards (like public phone's or soccer player's ones). Twitter is a big help to…