covid, social distancing, work 

Collaborative editing, unbest practices 

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Collaborative editing, unbest practices 

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Collaborative editing, unbest practices 

Expense reimbursement barriers 

COVID-19, library comms 

I sent a nice "Hey it looks like when you updated our page without telling me, I lost the ability to update it. Could you revert the permissions change and coordinate with me in future if you're going to make a change?"

I've been updating the page _for years_ now so it's a bit annoying. But I understand, people are trying to do the right thing.

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Ah what a great time to lose access to updating our library & archives home page.

COVID-19, library closure, sweaing 

Library closing 

Precarious workers, COVID-19 

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Precarious workers, COVID-19 

COVID-19, librarians vs teaching faculty 

Dan Scott boosted

I am digging Firefox's Container Tabs. It's kinda like their Facebook Container but "a more general extension that allows you to create containers and determine which sites open in each one".

It's particularly nice to stop e.g. social media tracking you across the web, and for sites where you use multiple logins (e.g. personal & work accounts). And once you've opened a site in a particular container, you can set it to always open in that one by default, if you like.

support.mozilla.org/en-US/kb/c

HTTPS TLS certs, vendors 

Collegial governance (lack thereof) 

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Collegial governance (lack thereof) 

Learned how to use youtube-dl today.

For work: profs subcontracted a local company to create some instructional videos; company posted them to YouTube and might not have the originals anymore. Profs own copyright and want copies of the videos in our institutional repository, away from an ad-plagued platform.

So if worst comes to worst, I'm ready...

Trying to figure out the most environmentally friendly options for some renovations. The most friendly option is to not renovate.

But then the staples continue to stick out of the vinyl flooring, as they have for 14 years...

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