About Crystal

Crystal Renfro is a Graduate Engineering Librarian at Kennesaw State University. She, along with her two co-bloggers (Mary Axford and Elisabeth Shields) are interested in starting conversations with other librarians and academics interested in Personal Knowledge Management topics. Crystal teaches a workshop on Productivity Tools for Graduate Students at the Kennesaw Sturgis Library.

Links Roundup #43: Christmas ideas, Electronic Notebooks, Copy-editing Tools

Best Engineering Kits for Kids Those of you who regularly read the American Libraries AL Direct emails, will have seen this post, however, given the upcoming gift-giving season, I think it bears repeating.  Caroline Stewart of Reviewgeek.com posted on October 5th … Continue reading

We Interrupt this blog for a New Book Announcement!

I am interrupting the normal topics of this blog to do a bit of shameless self-promotion.  The Director of the Graduate Library at Kennesaw State University (Cheryl Stiles) and I (Crystal Renfro) are proud to announce the publication of Transforming … Continue reading

Links Roundup #41: GIFs, Tracking, Smart Pens, Audiobook Services and Transcription Services

Animated GIFs Richand Byrne from Free Technology for Teachers recently did this nice survey of 7 Ways to Make Animated GIFs.  As we are all gearing up this fall with instruction, newsletters, etc, GIFs can be an effective way to … Continue reading