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Saying It Visually - November/December 2007, Jeff Wisniewski and Darlene Fichter Online Magazine.[$]

Top Tips to Build Blog Readership - September/October 2007 Darlene Fichter Online Magazine.[$]

Tweaking Your Web Site - July/August 2007 Darlene Fichter Online Magazine.[$]

How Social Is Your Web Site? Top Five Tips for Social Media Optimization - May/June 2007 Darlene Fichter, Online Magazine.[$]

Map Mashups and Rise of Amateur Cartographers and Map Makers (PDF) by Elise Pietroniro and Darlene Fichter, University of Saskatchewan, ACMLA Bulletin, 127: 26-30.

Seven Strategies for Marketing in a Web 2.0 World, March/April 2007 - Darlene Fichter, Marketing Library Services. (Writing as Data Librarian, University of Saskatchewan)

The Age of Darwinian Design - March/April 2007 - Darlene Fichter, Online Magazine.[$]

Electronic Resources Won’t Sell Themselves: Marketing Tips - January/February 2007 - Jeff Wisniewski and Darlene Fichter, Online Magazine.[$]


Creating Engaging Audio Content: Intranet Podcasting - November/December 2006 - Darlene Fichter, Online Magazine.[$]

Using Contextual Inquiry to Build a Better Intranet - September/October 2006 - Darlene Fichter, Online Magazine.[$]

Doing the Monster Mashup - July/August 2006 - Darlene Fichter, Online Magazine [$]

Intranet Applications for Tagging and Folksonomies - May/June 2006 - Darlene Fichter, Online Magazine.[$]

Making Your Intranet Live Up to Its Potential - January/February 2006 - Darlene Fichter, Online Magazine.[$]


Web Development over the Past 10 Years - November/December 2005 - Darlene Fichter, Online Magazine.[$]

Designing a Better Subject Page to Make Users' Searches More Successful - October 2005 - Darlene Fichter, Computers in Libraries. [$]

Intranets, Wikis, Blikis, and Collaborative Working - September/October 2005 - Darlene Fichter, Online Magazine.[$]

The Many Forms of E-Collaboration - July/August 2005 - Darlene Fichter, Online Magazine .[$]

Ten Ways to Foster Better Online Writing - January/February 2005 - Darlene Fichter, Online Magazine .[$]

Planning for the Unexpected - March/April 2005 - Darlene Fichter Online Magazine .[$]


Peter Scott appointed to xrefer's Library Advisory Board - May 10, 2004

Heuristic and Cognitive Walk-Through Evaluations - May 5, 2004- Online Magazine, May/June 2004 - by Darlene Fichter

What words and where? Applying usability testing techniques to name a new live reference service- May 4, 2004 - Vicky Duncan and Darlene Fichter in JMLA, Journal of Medical Library Association

Blogs, RSS, & Content Streaming - May 2004 - Peter Scott will be giving this presentation at the Canadian Association of Law Libraries.

Ministry of Education, Denmark - April 21, 2004 - Darlene Fichter has been invited to give two talks in a day long seminar on Internet in the schools.

Peter Scott has been invited to serve on the Expert Advisory Group for Online Information - March 15, 2004 - Peter has been a regular presenter and moderator at the show in London. The show "attracts 11,000 visitors and 250 exhibitors making it the focal point for the global information industry".

Keeping Up as a Solo Webmaster - March/April 2004 - Darlene Fichter - Online magazine. Genie Tyburski comments on the article in Research News (TVC Alert) March 9.

Computers in Libraries Conference - March 10-12, 2004 - Darlene Fichter is giving workshops and presentations on web development, blogging, usability, dead & emerging web technologies.

Website Usability: Tips, Techniques & Testing - February 23, March 1, March 4 2004 - Three web conferences by Darlene Fichter - usability issues on higher education sites.

Blogs, RSS, & Content Streaming - May 2004
Peter Scott will be giving this presentation at the Canadian Association of Law Libraries.

Recipes for Intranet Standards - Jan/Feb 2004
by Darlene Fichter - Online magazine

Finding Intranet Solutions: Do You Know The Way To San Jose? - Martin White describes Frank Cervone and Darlene Fichter's workshop on usability at Intranets 2003 as one of the best managed workshops I have ever experienced.


Why and How to Use Blogs to Promote Your Library's Services - Nov/Dec 2003
by Darlene Fichter - Marketing Library Services

Exploiting Intranet Search Engines for Data Discovery - Nov/Dec 2003
by Darlene Fichter - Online magazine .

Server Logs: Making Sense of the Cyber Tracks - Sept/Oct 2003 by Darlene Fichter - Online magazine.

Computers in Libraries Magazine - Nov/Dec 2003
An article describes Peter's Scott's Weblog Compendium and Library Weblogs.

Online Information 2003 - December 2-4, 2003 - London UK
Peter Scott, one of the pioneers of library-related Weblogs, moderates a track on the impact of weblogs.

The Guardian - November 20, 2003
Jack Schofield's column Web Watch features the Weblog Compendium by Peter Scott. - November 10, 2003
Madanmohan Rao's article Networks & Narratives Highlights from KM World 2003 in Santa Clara talks about Darlene Fichter's presentation discussing storytelling and blogging medium in Blogging for Knowledge Exchange [PowerPoint slides].

Internet Librarian - November 2-4, 2003
Jillian Carroll and Darlene Fichter gave presentations at Internet Librarian in Monterey, CA about:

  • Dreamweaver MX,
  • ColdFusion,
  • Weblogs,
  • Web Services,
  • Cool Tools for Web Development and
  • Usability Testing.

KMWorld/Intranets - October 14-16, 2003
Darlene Fichter talked about the importance of User Experience Design at the Intranet Professional Academy. She gave workshops and presentations on

  • Usability Testing,
  • Heuristic Evaluation and
  • Blogging for Knowledge Exchange (klogs)
at KMWorld/Intranets in Santa Clara, CA.

Intracom - October 1-3, 2003
At Intracom 2003, Darlene Fichter presented a 1/2 day workshop: Making Intranets Usable: Usability Testing Techniques That Save Time and Money.

In Interdoc's Intracom 2003 conference report[français] presents ideas from Darlene's workshop on usability testing. - Posted Jan 9,2004


Northern Lights' consultant, Peter Scott, made the news with the Weblog Compendium.

Weblog Compendium mentioned in article - Wall Street Journal - November 18, 2002

Who Let the Blogs Out? - Entrepreneur's Magazine, October 2002. Blogging has become one of the hottest Web trends. How can it help your business?

Blogs: A Disruptive Technology Coming of Age? - Syllabus Magazine Technology for Higher Education, October 1, 2002. "To blog or not to blog, that is increasingly the question for those of us supporting our academic communities".

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