1. Left on my keyboard by a dear colleague. #pocketpoem Did they know it is my absolute favorite. For the love of NYC and of life: “Crossing Brooklyn Ferry”

    Left on my keyboard by a dear colleague. #pocketpoem Did they know it is my absolute favorite. For the love of NYC and of life: “Crossing Brooklyn Ferry”

  2. School, public librarians: Please participate in our ebook survey →

    schoollibraryjournal:

    Calling all school and public librarians:

    We invite you to participate in our 2014 ebook survey for school and public libraries throughout the United States. This is our fifth year trending library ebook usage information, which benefits libraries, advocacy groups, and publishers in navigating…

  3. Sasha and Tom. @wearenomadique

    Sasha and Tom. @wearenomadique

  4. Lovely show @ Metropolitan Bldg, LIC @wearenomadique

    Lovely show @ Metropolitan Bldg, LIC @wearenomadique

  5. The publishing industry looks a lot like these best-selling teenage dystopias: white and full of people destroying each other to survive.

    — Diversity Is Not Enough: Race, Power, Publishing

  6. schoollibraryjournal:

Diversity, it’s not just books. May issue sneak peek.

    schoollibraryjournal:

    Diversity, it’s not just books. May issue sneak peek.

  7. (via Photos: Oregon students condemn statements made by Sen. Alex Titus at ASUO sen. meeting | Emerald Media)

    (via Photos: Oregon students condemn statements made by Sen. Alex Titus at ASUO sen. meeting | Emerald Media)

  8. Tall guys to the left of Kathy: Webb, bouncer, Von.

    Tall guys to the left of Kathy: Webb, bouncer, Von.

  9. The larger, disturbing question is what happens to newsgathering, and what happen to a democracy, when the cutbacks show no signs of abating while at the same time new, super-donor forces in American politics, led by people like the Koch brothers, exert unprecedented influence via staggering sums of money, misinformation, and faux news on the state level. And what happens when those players remain committed to operating behind a cloak of secrecy? “We are going to consolidate ourselves right out of a democracy,” quipped one New Jersey journalist last week.

    — What Shrinking Newsrooms Mean In The Age Of The Koch Brothers And Billionaire Donors | Blog | Media Matters for America