Walking the talk: Last week, some time after I posted the anonymized OA-journal-analysis spreadsheets on figshare (CC-BY automatically), somebody built a little page that lets you see graphs of journal starting dates by subject, source, other limits.
I will be moving on from my current position after 7.5 years to the Singapore Management University (SMU) as Library Analytics Manager in late Feb. Many exciting plans in store at my new University but currently trying not to think about it too much and enjoy my long vacation.
Related to Joe's post, and a colleague who recently inquired about this, I asked the 6yo what he thought a library at a college or university should be like in 10 years and this is what he said... (http://friendfeed.com/lsw...)
It cracks me up when people, who aren't the parents, don't want to know a fetus's sex when the parents already know. Even if I liked surprises, I cannot imagine giving a good goddamn what sex someone else's kid is going to be.
I'm sure my wife thinks I'm crazy but I'm watching Doctor Who from the beginning. I'm currently watching Season 3 via reconsructions. It's interesting to see what video still exists and how there are appropriate still images to fill in.