• Michael Stephens posted a new activity comment 6 days, 8 hours ago

    @visona03 No issue at all – i think it’s a good choice. You can pull from LIS research related to LGBT and LIS research related to rural communities, plus all of our info theories from Mods 2 and 3. 🙂

  • Diana Rivers posted a new activity comment 1 week, 1 day ago

    Yay! I think we were in 203 together, right @visona03? Thanks for joining this tribe! Do you abandon books you don’t like? I do but my sister doesn’t…I find it interesting whether people do or don’t.

    • Nicki replied 1 week ago

      I think we were in that section together, yes! Your name looked familiar. I believe we chatted about your pup!

      I never used to put down a book I wasn’t enjoying until recently, actually. I have a specific goodreads shelf called “nope”. It is pretty rare that I will put down a book, though. I’ve realized that my time is worth more than a book I’m…[Read more]

      • I love the idea of the “nope” shelf. Some people post “dnf” for did not finish…i wish they had that as a formal option on the site!

        • ah “dnf”! that’s a good way to describe it. I noticed goodreads (or at least it was that way when I first started on the site) doesn’t allow you to use spaces in your shelves so “nope” was the most accurate way I could describe it. I agree with you, goodreads should look into making that a formal option. I bet a ton of users would find that helpful.

  • Michael Stephens posted a new activity comment 3 weeks, 1 day ago

    @visona03 These are all good to consider. Perhaps work through module 1 this week and Module 2 next and see what you think. I just worked on a post that will go up next week called “Getting Started…” with the choice. There is time, so ponder and take in the module info etc. There are helpers etc to guide you.

    • I was doing some preliminary searches for my communities above and wasn’t finding a whole lot of research, peer-reviewed or otherwise. I did stumble (encounter?) on to an entirely different community, however, by reading through others’ posts – LGBT people living in rural areas or, more specifically, lesbians in rural areas. I’m wondering if that…[Read more]

  • @visona03 Hi Nicki! It’s nice to meet you! Can’t wait to learn more about you, and work alongside you in class!
    -Nia C. 🙂