Had a great time selecting this year’s best literary fiction titles for Library Journal.
The Southside Branch will celebrate its 10th Anniversary with a Plaza Fair on Saturday, May 20 from 11:00 AM to 4:00 PM. This free event will feature over 25 booths from non-profit organizations serving the community. The day will be celebrated with activities for children, information from local agencies for adults, music and numerous special
In addition, the 2017 Summer Reading Program will kick off at this event. Children will be able to sign up for this program featuring the theme this year, “Build a Better World”. Sponsors of the Summer Reading Program include Dairy Queen, Genoveva Chavez Community Center, Friends of the Santa Fe Public Library, McDonald’s, Applebee’s, Santa Fe Century and Santa Fe Botanical Garden.
Plaza Fair Schedule
11:00 AM-noon: Mariachis Buenaventura (on the Library Plaza, in front of Library)
noon: Mayor Javier Gonzales, City Councilors welcome
12:30-4:00 PM: MakerSpace (in the Café)
12:30-1:30 PM: Wise Fool (on the Library Plaza)
1:00 PM: Face painter (in Café)
1:00 PM: Dahlia and Books and Babies and Spanish-Bi-Lingual (in the Children’s Room)
1:00-3:00 PM: Randi’s Reptiles (Community Room)
2:00-2:00 PM: Emi Arte Flamenco (on the Plaza, in front of the Library)
I am honored to serve on the board of the Santa Fe Public Library with a dedicated and passionate group of community members. In the words of Kurt Vonnegut, “The America I love still exists at the front desks of our public libraries.”
Very happy to announce the publication of Baptists in Burma: Collaboratively Mapping Missionary Archives in the newest issue of Digital Library Perspectives.
This case study provides an overview of a multi-institutional digital humanities project from the planning phase to implementation. In particular, the paper discusses identifying institutional partners, collaborating with a design firm, designing for curricular integration within a liberal arts framework, and best practices for sustaining a project of this size and scope.