Monthly Archives: July 2011

The warm glow of knowing other librarians exist – Thing 7

Gosh – I feel like I went away on holiday for one week, and I come back 4 things behind!  Ah – I remember why.  The last thing I read about was Thing 7 – face-to-face networks, and this is … Continue reading

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Laos – lacking in libraries, lacking in literacy

I came across a very cute little library whilst I was travelling in Laos this week. I was in Pakse, one of the largest cities/towns in the less-developed south of the country.  An extreme version of being laid back is … Continue reading

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Why I’d love to go and work in South Korea

One of the stories that’s come up several times in the news in Thailand recently is Korea’s public library campaign. In a world where every other country is in economic shut-down, and the UK and USA are having to fight … Continue reading

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