October 5, 2009
Well, we all have busy lives and no mistake. Sometimes it really is a challenge to get to the gym, but luckily your workout worries are over, for The Betty Glover Library Workout tape (ca. 1987) is here to help. Tremendous.
Wow, that lady is scary. Come on you “library desk-potatoes”, one and two, one and two…
Or if you’re really after a bit of physical exercise while you’re in Christchurch for conference, you could always just go for a walk around Hagley Park, hire a bike, or get a visitor’s pass for a local gym.
September 14, 2009
Today’s offering features a quirky musical vignette from Dunedin band Haunted Love in which librarians epitomise the saying that “Revenge is a dish best served cold”.
I don’t know about you but when I kill gum-chewing patrons it’s always in black and white…
According to the credits, filmed on location at Dunedin Public Library. Can any other libraries in New Zealand brag that they’ve featured in a music video?
September 7, 2009
It’s not easy being green. Conferences can produce a lot of pollution and waste. That said, the annual LIANZA Conference is vital to our profession – it’s a chance for the community to network, showcase our stars, and share knowledge. So what can we as individuals do to lighten the impact on the environment? Check out the following clip on Youtube for green ideas:
This is the first in a series of clips highlighting a particular aspect of LIANZA Conference 2009 that have been put together by your erstwhile (and photogenic) Promotions and Communications team. We’ll be posting more over the next few weeks so check back here often.
August 17, 2009
Aussie comedy The Librarians is having a second season in Oz. Much in the same way as Paula Ryan’s comments on librarian ‘fashion’ made a lotta librarians grumpy, this series divided librarian viewers between those who found it droll and those who found it repulsive.
Here’s a clip from the latest series. What do you reckon? Close to the bone, or wide o’the mark?