by Carolyn Edds
Tonight as I was adding categories and tags to the old NewsliBlog postings, I came across one that had a link to a page Barbara Semonche had created in memory of Joe Wright, former research director at the Miami News. The blog linked to an outdated link on the Park Library Web site. I went digging through the CD I have containing most of the files Barbara created during her tenure at the Park Library. I was excited to find the HTML file and related photos. I loaded those files on this site and you can see the page here:
Thanks Barbara for compiling all this material and preserving the history of news libraries and news librarians!
Newslib has a New URL
It looks like the URL for Newslib, the discussion list for the Special Libraries Association News Division, has a new URL: http://lists.unc.edu/read/?forum=newslib. Access may be restricted to subscribers only. It’s possible to search the list’s archives and manage accounts via this Web site. Barbara Semonche, Newslib’s manager, provides more information about the list.
Photos from the News Division Awards Banquet
Barbara Semonche posted some photos from the Special Libraries Association News Division Awards Banquet on Monday, June 7, part of the 2004 Annual Conference.
This via Jessica Baumgart’s blog, news of the Park Library News online newsletter published by news library guru Barbara Semonche. Jessica blogged it yesterday, and says “The “news” Barbara reports is often helpful to journalists and news librarians everywhere, not just the UNC journalism students who use the Park Library.”
— Liz Donovan
News Division awards banquet photos:
Posted by Barbara Semonche on News Division site.