One of the more dreary library arguments over the years has been the ‘reading in the bath’ case against digital resources. In this context, I was interested to see this story in the new(ish) Make: blog from O’Reilly:
Here are some photos of a new iPod Shuffle waterproof case. I’m making a few cases of my own for the Shuffle, but this is Apple’s version. I actually like it more than the Shuffle itself… [MAKE: Blog: iPod Shuffle waterproof case]
I presented updated versions of a presentation on libraries and pandemic effects and some implications for library collections recently. Each was delivered remotely, one to an event in Ostende, Belgium, and one to Milan, Italy, as unfortunately we have not yet returned to professional travel.
I was pleased to inaugurate the RLUK Digital Shift Forum, with a presentation on Pandemic effects and collection directions.
I was especially pleased to be kindly introduced by my longstanding colleague Robin Green, University Librarian at Warwick University, and current chair of RLUK.