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= Success Stories =  
 
= Success Stories =  
 
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* [http://userful.com/customers/CIL-cover-story-june-2004.pdf Coquitlam Public Library: Drowning in PC Management: Could a Linux Solution Save Us?] By Kathy Peters on-call technician in systems and circ departments at Coquitlam Public Library.
  
 
= List of Ideas for Libraries To Try =  
 
= List of Ideas for Libraries To Try =  
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* [[Automated PC Booking]]
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* [[Charging for Printing]]
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* [[Locking down PCs]]
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* [[Turnkey Solutions for Library PCs]]
  
  
= Blogs/Websites to Watch =
 
  
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= Blogs/Websites to Watch =
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*[http://bg.computersinlibraries.com/ Computers in Libraries Buyer's Guide]
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*[http://webjunction.org/do/Navigation?category=390 Public Access Computing] by WebJunction
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*[http://www.maintainitproject.org The MaintainIT Project]
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** This project is gathering stories about best practices of tech support for public access computing, and will distill the information into a series of free guides for public libraries. 
 
== Wi-Fi ==
 
== Wi-Fi ==
 
*Here are resources that I maintain related to Wi-Fi:
 
*Here are resources that I maintain related to Wi-Fi:
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**[http://wirelesslibraries.blogspot.com Wireless Libraries Blog]
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**[http://people.morrisville.edu/~drewwe/wireless/ Wireless Librarian]
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***[[User:Bill Drew|Bill Drew]] 10:13, 7 Jul 2005 (EDT)
  
  [http://wirelesslibraries.blogspot.com Wireless Libraries Blog]
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*[http://www.amazon.com/Wireless-Networking-How-Do-Librarians/dp/1555704786/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&s=books&qid=1201574750&sr=1-1 Louise Alcorn's book] is a great resource and the[http://www.maintainitproject.org/cookbooks    MaintainIT Cookbook: Recipes for a 5-Star Library]  provides a good overview of wireless issue including examples of best practices.
  
  [http://people.morrisville.edu/~drewwe/wireless/ Wireless Librarian]
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== Security ==
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*[http://webjunction.org/do/Navigation?category=528 Security] from WebJunction
  
--[[User:Bill Drew|Bill Drew]] 10:13, 7 Jul 2005 (EDT)
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== iPods ==
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*Libraries lending iPods
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**[http://qcpages.qc.cuny.edu/Music_Library/ipods.php Queens College Music Library]
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**[http://www.libraryforlife.org/aboutsjcpl/departments/sightssounds/sightssounds.html St. Joseph County Public Library]
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**[http://www.fordlibrary.org/ipods/faq.html Thomas Ford Memorial Library]
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**[http://www.wilbrahamlibrary.org/adults/medianook/ipod/index.htm Wilbraham Public Library]
  
 
= Specific Blog Posts/Articles to Check Out =
 
= Specific Blog Posts/Articles to Check Out =
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