Enter the Mozillarian: Weaving the Mozilla and Library Communities

More and more librarians and library-lovers are realizing that they have a lot in common Mozilla. While some people think Mozilla is just a tech company that makes Firefox, these savvy “Mozillarians” know that they’re more than that: Mozilla is a global community of people who believe that openness, innovation, and opportunity are key to the continued health of the Internet. In this session we’ll highlight some Mozilla Webmaker tools and resources, showcase some emerging Mozillarians, and give you some easy ways to get started by throwing a Webmaker Party.

Commonspace, resilence, innovation, libraries

Neil Gaiman believes that our future depends on libraries, reading, and daydreaming. Many Occupy sites included libraries to serve community needs. Folks in New Cross, London, inspired by the occupy …

EU citizens: Stand up for your libraries!

Send a clear message that libraries provide vital services and opportunities WRITTEN DECLARATION 0016/2013 “on the impact of public libraries in European communities” will raise awareness among Parliamentarians and European Commission …

Communities need both spaces and services

Libraries have always promoted aspiration, learning, and development. That’s why communities want them, and that’s why they’ve invested in them throughout human history. Public libraries are safe spaces — and …