Author Archives: Liz


First year grad student and GA/TA at ITD/Helpdesk, just blogging away about making technology your friend and ally.

Quiz: What Blogging Platform is Right for You?

What Blogging Platform is right for you?   1. What do you want to do with blogging? What do you want to mainly use your blog for? (or something like that) a)    Mostly view b)    Mostly post c)    Read and post equally d)    Only view   2.  To whom are you trying to reach? What read more »

The World’s Going Mobile. How About You?

Over here in ITD, we love to give workshops. One of them is on tablets and e-readers. In case, some thought that the subject wasn’t that big of a deal, they might not have noticed what has been going on this fall. No worries though. We’ve got it summarized for you in this handy post. read more »

Keeping up with the times

It is the middle of September! Which can only mean the latest fall fashions are out and especially the new fall tech. Today, Apple is unveiling the Iphone 5. Amazon has already released its Kindle Fire. New apps are coming up everywhere. Most importantly perhaps though, Windows 8 will soon be out this October and read more »

Starting off the new school year with a good simile…How a librarian is like a waitress

What does a girl, who has spent the past four years of her life getting degrees in English and French, do for grad school? Why, go to library school and emphasize in information technology, of course! While it may not make sense at first, having someone from the humanities who is very curious about technology read more »