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  1. NCompass Live: Alexa, what's an Amazon Echo?Read the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Travelin' Librarian

    Considering how bad my voice got by the time the hour was up, I think this went as well as it could. Michael Sauers is currently the Technology Innovation Librarian for the Nebraska Library Commission in Lincoln, Nebraska and has been training librarians in technology for more than 15 years.

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  2. Tuesday Tech Tip: See revision history in Google DocsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Travelin' Librarian

    Michael Sauers is currently the Technology Innovation Librarian for the Nebraska Library Commission in Lincoln, Nebraska and has been training librarians in technology for more than 15 years. He has also been a public library trustee, a bookstore manager for a library friends group, a reference librarian, serials cataloger, technology consultant, and bookseller.

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  3. Friday Video: Fireside Chat with Eric Schmidt and Sal KhanRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 19 | Travelin' Librarian

    Khan Academy is changing the way we learn. Their latest experiment, LearnStorm, is piloting in the Bay Area with support from Google.org.

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  4. Friday Reads: Tortured Souls by Clive BarkerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 18 | Travelin' Librarian

    Michael Sauers is currently the Technology Innovation Librarian for the Nebraska Library Commission in Lincoln, Nebraska and has been training librarians in technology for more than 15 years. He has also been a public library trustee, a bookstore manager for a library friends group, a reference librarian, serials cataloger, technology consultant, and bookseller.

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  5. Throwback Thursday: The NLC's Second Life Grand OpeningRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 18 | Travelin' Librarian

    Michael Sauers is currently the Technology Innovation Librarian for the Nebraska Library Commission in Lincoln, Nebraska and has been training librarians in technology for more than 15 years. He has also been a public library trustee, a bookstore manager for a library friends group, a reference librarian, serials cataloger, technology consultant, and bookseller.

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  6. How YouTube's automated copyright "enforcement" is brokenRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 17 | Travelin' Librarian

    His most recent example involves the video for a tune called "Kingdom of the Persians," from his soundtrack for the Seven Kingdoms video game. According to Lynne, Universal at some point licensed the music to use in the background of an audiobook, which is all fine and good.

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  7. Mashup Monday: It's Not Unusual To Shake It OffRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 16 | Travelin' Librarian

    Michael Sauers is currently the Technology Innovation Librarian for the Nebraska Library Commission in Lincoln, Nebraska and has been training librarians in technology for more than 15 years. He has also been a public library trustee, a bookstore manager for a library friends group, a reference librarian, serials cataloger, technology consultant, and bookseller.

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  8. The Curious Copyright Case of "It's A Wonderful Life"Read the original story

    Friday Mar 13 | Travelin' Librarian

    It's A Wonderful Life has become a holiday tradition bolstered by near constant plays on television as the film fell into the public domain in 1975. But in the 90s, a studio would regain control over the film and put copyright to the test.

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  9. Throwback Thursday: The great bookshelf disaster of 2006Read the original story

    Wednesday Mar 11 | Travelin' Librarian

    Back on 31 August 2006 I got a call from the Friends of the Aurora Public Library Book Outlet, of which I was the manager, saying that there was a problem in the back room Here's the full story . Michael Sauers is currently the Technology Innovation Librarian for the Nebraska Library Commission in Lincoln, Nebraska and has been training librarians in technology for more than 15 years.

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  10. Emerging Technologies: A Primer for Librarians - 25% off codeRead the original story

    Monday Mar 9 | Travelin' Librarian

    Want to order my next book, co-authored with Jennifer Koerber, and get 25% off the list price? Instructions in the PDF below. Michael Sauers is currently the Technology Innovation Librarian for the Nebraska Library Commission in Lincoln, Nebraska and has been training librarians in technology for more than 15 years.

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  11. Friday Video: HapheadRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | Travelin' Librarian

    Michael Sauers is currently the Technology Innovation Librarian for the Nebraska Library Commission in Lincoln, Nebraska and has been training librarians in technology for more than 15 years. He has also been a public library trustee, a bookstore manager for a library friends group, a reference librarian, serials cataloger, technology consultant, and bookseller.

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  12. Throwback Thursday: Using the Internet as a Reference ToolRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 4 | Travelin' Librarian

    Back in June 2001 my first book for librarians was published. And today, you, yes you, can still by a new copy from Amazon for a cool $63.65.

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  13. On the Next Tech Talk: Alexa, what's an Amazon Echo?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 4 | Travelin' Librarian

    In this month's Tech Talk I will be performing a live demonstration of the Amazon Echo , a voice-controlled personal assistant, radio, and information device. I'll also use the Echo as a jumping off point for a discussion of other current and future voice-controlled technology.

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  14. Tuesday Tech Tip: There's a Game Hidden inside Google ChromeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 3 | Travelin' Librarian

    Google Chrome users are probably familiar with the T-Rex dinosaur that shows up when your computer is not connected to the Internet. The T-rex had short arms and therefore lot of things were out of its reach.

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  15. Monday Mashup: Mash Together (The Beatles vs Joan Jett vs Cypress...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 2 | Travelin' Librarian

    "You Two! We're at the end of the universe, eh. Right at the edge of knowledge itself.

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  16. Google reverses recent "no porn" Blogger decisionRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 28 | Travelin' Librarian

    This week, we announced a change to Blogger's porn policy. We've had a ton of feedback, in particular about the introduction of a retroactive change , but also about the negative impact on individuals who post sexually explicit content to express their identities.

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  17. Friday Reads: The Design Trilogy: The Complete InterviewsRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 25 | Travelin' Librarian

    Michael Sauers is currently the Technology Innovation Librarian for the Nebraska Library Commission in Lincoln, Nebraska and has been training librarians in technology for more than 15 years. He has also been a public library trustee, a bookstore manager for a library friends group, a reference librarian, serials cataloger, technology consultant, and bookseller.

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  18. Throwback Thursday: What did I read in 1990?Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2015 | Travelin' Librarian

    I've got a spreadsheet on which I've been tracking what books I've read back to 1990. Here's that 1990 list.

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  19. Google goes full prude when it comes to BloggerRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | Travelin' Librarian

    In a sharp policy U-turn, Google is warning users of its Blogger platform that they must remove all graphic images and videos or face having their blog yanked from public view. Google blogs - which have "blogger" or "blogspot" in their URLs - number in the many millions and include topics from makeup tips to X-rated material.

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  20. Tuesday Tech Tip: DownDetectorRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | Travelin' Librarian

    DownDetector is a great little service that will help you figure out if an online service or ISP is currently down. Beyond letting you know if the service is currently up or down, it also provides historical data and allows you to report your current ability to access the service or not.

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