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Springtime in Chicago

Submitted by Leo Klein on Sat, 4/21/07 (6:12pm)

Belmont Harbor Looking South
Belmont Harbor Looking South: Belmont Harbor looking south with the skyscrapers of downtown in the distance.


Totally Cool : LibSite Image Gallery!

Submitted by Leo Klein on Sat, 4/14/07 (4:46pm)

go to With all the sites coming in on LibSite, I thought it'd be nice to set up some kind of image gallery. People could see thumbnails of the sites they're sending in grouped together like on Google Images or some image database.

Well, as it turns out, it was easier putting it together than I thought.

So check it out: "LibSite Image Gallery..."

LibSite Officially Launched!

Submitted by Leo Klein on Tue, 4/10/07 (12:25am)

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As of Tuesday, April 10, 2007, is official launched! I just sent out notices to the four corners of the world.

Go Cubs!

Submitted by Leo Klein on Mon, 4/9/07 (2:24pm)

Once a Cub's fan, always a Cub's fan. It's a fact of life on the North Side of Chicago.

(Today's Opening Day at Wrigley Field.)

Institution: : Sneak Peek

Submitted by Leo Klein on Sat, 4/7/07 (3:46pm) : A Recommendation Service for Library-related Websites: Just a sneak peek of -- a recommendation service for library related websites. I've been working on it for a while and will probably be announcing it "officially" at some point early next week.

C&RL : The Missing Pages?

Submitted by Leo Klein on Wed, 4/4/07 (11:46am)

Anyone else notice this? I was in the midst of reading "The Evolution of the Academic Research Library During the 1960's" in the lastest issue of College & Research Libraries, when the article suddenly dropped off the face of the earth.

The words on the following page didn't make sense. Then I looked at the page numbers: '104' on the page I was reading and '121' on the new page.

Opps, looks like they let something slip.


Current Cites for March 2007

Submitted by Leo Klein on Fri, 3/30/07 (1:14pm)

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Current Cites for March 2007 is out! I've got three bambinos this month including one on institutional repositories. You can find the issue here...

Telephone Book Delivery : Day 2

Submitted by Leo Klein on Thu, 3/29/07 (5:50pm)

 Well, that didn't last long.  Directly in the trash.

Telephone Book Delivery : Day 2: Well, that didn't last long. The maintenance people threw them directly in the trash.