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 #39: Feb. is for New: New Book, New Blog Series, New Podcast…

New Productivity Book Alert! I’m thrilled to tell you that one of Professors whose posts I frequently mention is coming out with a new book in September (preorders are available now!).  Bonnie Stachowiak of Teaching In Higher Ed is publishing … Continue reading

Links Roundup #38: Privacy, Wi-fi, Digital Research & Timeline Tools and Mindfulness

Privacy Tips for Online John Mason of the bestvpn.com recently posted a nice list of 19 actions that we can easily incorporate in our online activity to better protect our privacy in his Online Privacy Guide. Boost Your Home Wi-Fi … Continue reading

Links Roundup #37: Learning to Learn, Tools, OneNote and NaNoWriMo

Learning to Learn Resources I recently ran across a review of a very successful MOOC that Engineering Professor Barbara Oakley created on Coursera called Learning to Learn: Powerful Mental Tools to Help You Master Tough Subjects.  I have the course … Continue reading