Cites & Insights 8:5, May 2008, is now available for downloading.
This 28-page issue (PDF as usual, but each essay is also available in HTML form) includes:
- Bibs & Blather: One Book at a Time – A year’s experience with self-publishing.
- Perspective: Offtopic or Not? Mill Creek & Libraries – Do 50-movie (and 100-movie and 250-movie!) packs make sense for public libraries?
- Making it Work Perspective: Changes in Liblogs: Slouching Toward a Study – How have 227 liblogs changed between 2005/2006 and 2007? Notes toward a possible study of 500+ blogs.
- Net Media Perspective: Citizendium and the Writer’s Voice – Notes on Citizendium and how it’s developing–and why I disagree with one fundamental tenet of both Wikipedia and Citizendium.
- Offtopic Perspective: 50 Movie Hollywood Legends, Part 1 – From the sublime to the ridiculous, from Good News to The Fat Spy, two dozen movies with big-name stars.
- Retrospective: Pointing with Pride, Part 1 – Looking back at “the 1s”–the first, 11th…91st issues of C&I.