Everything’s Coming Up Roses (and at web scale!)

Posted On Jun 9 2011 by

I readily admit that no one ever called me “Pollyanna” until I came to OCLC. But I can be annoyingly optimistic about the future of library automation and OCLC’s role in that future, so throw a little success our way and look out! A long time ago, my work nickname was “Mr. Crabby” (I still own the mrcrabby@hotmail account that I created as my dummy email address in 1995…don’t expect replies, your messages will be buried amongst various political mailings, retail store sign-ups, and mountains of spam). ┬áLater, I dubbed myself “the cynical optimist,” a moniker that stuck for a …