Monthly Archives: April 2011

May MashDMU meeting

The next #MashDMU meeting will take place on Tuesday 17 May in the Kimberlin Lecture Room. Tweet

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“Just Do IT Yourself” – UKSG Breakout Session

Tony Hirst hosted a breakout session at UKSG 2011, entitled ‘Just Do IT Yourself’ – the workshop aimed to provide tricks and tips for “non-coders”, “shambrarians” and “undevelopers”. Tony’s slides can be found here – http://blog.ouseful.info/2011/04/04/just-do-it-yourself-my-uksg-presentation/. Tony is also on … Continue reading

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Shelving Made Easy (or Easier)

A computer-science professor is testing a shelf-reading app that can scan an entire shelf’s worth of books and alert workers which ones are out of place. The app he came up with, tentatively called Shelvar, relies on special tags—kind of … Continue reading

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Glossary of social media terms

At the latest DMU lunchtime mashed libraries event you were promised a glossary of terms used to describe social media. There are lots out there on the web, but these are two of my favourites: Social media: a glossary for … Continue reading

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Wallwisher Demo

The Wallwisher ‘wall’ I created for Tuesday’s (29th March) MashDMU workshop is available to view at the following URL – http://www.wallwisher.com/wall/mitchley. You do not have to have a Wallwisher account to post to the wall – you cannot move or … Continue reading

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