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I write a lot :-) Most recently, I have written a couple of books that you might be interested in:

And of course … this blog!

Here’s a list of my books, articles, and other publications to date:

2013:

Outside/In. Creating Original Content: Tools for engaging with your customers. Michael Porter and David Lee King. American Libraries, May 2013, Vol. 44, Issue 5, pg. 49.

Outside/In. Follow Yourself. Michael Porter and David Lee King. American Libraries, April 2013.

Outside/In. Develop your Emotional Intelligence. Michael Porter and David Lee King. American Libraries, February 2012.

Boosting Customer Engagement Through Social Media. Canadian Business Franchise, January 2013, Vol. 18, No. 5, p78-80.

2012:

7 Visual Social Media Tips for your Small Business. Search Marketing Standard, Winter 2012/13, Vol. 7, Issue 4. p50-52.

How to Be Human Online and Connect with Customers in the Process. Agency Sales, December 2012, Vol. 42, No. 12. p50-52.

Dispatches from the Field. Social Media? American Libraries, November 2012.

Outside/In. Unforgettable Passwords. Michael Porter and David Lee King. American Libraries, November 2012.

Outside/In. Community Connections. David Lee King and Michael Porter. American Libraries, Sep/Oct2012, Vol. 43 Issue 9/10, p49-49, 1p

Running the Digital Branch: Guidelines for Operating the Library Website. Library Technology Reports, August/September 2012, Vol. 48, Number 6.

Face2Face: Using Facebook, Twitter, and Other Social Media Tools to Create Great Customer Connections. David Lee King. CyberAge Books, August 2012. 200 p.

Outside In. Essential Bookmarks. David Lee King and Michael Porter. American Libraries, Jul/Aug2012, Vol. 43 Issue 7/8, p49-49, 1p

Outside In. Spring Libraryland Tour. David Lee King and Michael Porter. American Libraries, May/Jun2012, Vol. 43 Issue 5/6, p88-88, 1p

Outside In. Create a Library “Tech Shop” David Lee King and Michael Porter. American Libraries, Mar/Apr2012, Vol. 43 Issue 3/4, p59-57, 1p

Outside/In. Add to Your (Library) Cart. David Lee King and Michael Porter. American Libraries, Jan/Feb2012, Vol. 43 Issue 1/2, p79-79, 1p

2011

Our Last Column, part 2: Aloha and Greatest Hits, or How to Stretch Beyond Print. Michael Porter and David Lee King. Public Libraries, November/December 2011, Vol 50, No 6, pg. 24-26.

Our Last Column, Part 1: Aloha and Greatest Hits. Michael Porter and David Lee King. Public Libraries, September/October 2011, Vol 50, No 5, pg. 22-23.

Talking the E-Book Talk and Walking the E-Content Walk: At the 2011 ALA Annual Conference. Michael Porter and David Lee King. Public Libraries, July/Aug 2011, Vol 50, No 4, pg. 25-27.

Facebook for Libraries. David Lee King. American Libraries, May/June 2011, Vol. 42, Issue 5/6, p432-45.

QR Codes in Libraries: Some Examples. Michael Porter and David Lee King. Public Libraries, May/June 2011, Vol 50, No 3.

The Story of Library Renewal and Similar Initiatives. Michael Porter and David Lee King. Public Libraries, March/April 2011, Vol. 50, Issue 2, p21.

Marketing and the web. Michael Porter and David Lee King. Public Libraries, Jan/Feb 2011, Vol. 50, issue 1, p21.

2010

E-Books, E-Book Readers, and Next Steps. Michael Porter and David Lee King. Public Libraries, Nov/Dec 2010, Vol 49, Issue 6.

Premium web tools for public libraries. Michael Porter and David Lee King. Public Libraries, Sept/Oct 2010, Vol. 49, Issue 5, p22.

Stuff we’ve spotted lately. Michael Porter and David Lee King. Public Libraries, July/August 2010, Vol. 49, Issue 4, p21.

Power to the People. Michael Porter and David Lee King. Public Libraries, May/June 2010, Vol. 49 Number 3, p20-21.

Library 101: Why, How, and Lessons Learned. David Lee King and Michael Porter. Computers in Libraries, March 2010. p35-38.

Foursquare for libraries. Michael Porter and David Lee King. Public Libraries, March-April 2010, Vol. 49, Issue 2, p22.

Readers’ Advisory in a 2.0 World. David Lee King and Michael Porter. Public Libraries, January/February 2010, Vol. 49, Number 1, p20-22.

2009

Dealing with comments on your website. King, David Lee; Porter, Michael. Public Libraries, Nov-Dec 2009, Vol. 48, Issue 6, p23.

Building a Digital Branch. American Libraries, October 2009, Vol. 40, Number 10, p43.

An Internet Holiday. King, David Lee; Porter, Michael. Public Libraries, September/October 2009, Vol. 48 Issue 5, p17-18.

Building the Digital Branch: Guidelines for Transforming Your Library Website. Library Technology Reports, August/September 2009, Vol. 45, Number 6.

Save Money–Use the Web! King, David Lee; Porter, Michael. Public Libraries, July/August 2009, Vol. 48 Issue 4, p18-20.

The Great Twitter/FriendFeed Cage Match. King, David Lee; Porter, Michael. Public Libraries, May/June 2009, Vol. 48 Issue 3, p20-22.

Magazines Going Digital. King, David Lee; Porter, Michael. Public Libraries, March/April 2009, Vol. 48 Issue 2, p20-21.

Emerging Trends, 2.0, and Libraries. David Lee King, Presenter and Stephanie Willen Brown, Recorder. The Serials Librarian, Vol. 56, Numbers 1-4, p32-43.

What Are You Doing Now? King, David Lee; Porter, Michael. Public Libraries, January/February 2009, Vol. 48 Issue 1, p29-31.

Video on the Web: The Basics. MultiMedia & Internet @ Schools. January/February 2009, Vol. 16, Number 1, p14-16.

2008

Video in Libraries. King, David Lee; Porter, Michael. Public Libraries November/December 2008, Vol. 47 Issue 6, p19-21.

Designing the Digital Experience: How to Use EXPERIENCE DESIGN Tools & Techniques to Build Websites Customers Love. CyberAge Books, October 2008. 224p.

Hi-Fi, Sci-Fi Libraries. King, David Lee; Porter, Michael. Public Libraries September/October 2008, Vol. 47 Issue 5, p35-37.

Ten Things We Learned While Building New Websites. King, David Lee; Porter, Michael. Public Libraries Jul/Aug2008, Vol. 47 Issue 4, p24-26.

The Busy Fun Time Library Staffer in Priorityland. King, David Lee; Porter, Michael. Public Libraries May/June 2008, Vol. 47 Issue 3, p31-33.

Can We Help You? King, David Lee; Porter, Michael. Public Libraries March/April 2008, Vol. 47 Issue 2, p29-32.

What’s the Internet Spotlight for Your YA Services? King, David Lee; Porter, Michael. Public Libraries January/February 2008, Vol. 47 Issue 1, p38-41.

Am I a 2.0 Librarian – and the Library 2.0 Spectrum. The One-Person Library 24 (Number 9 January 2008). Pg. 7.

It’s About the Community. The One-Person Library 24 (Number 9 January 2008). Pg. 8.

2007

Inviting Participation. King, David Lee; Porter, Michael. Public Libraries Nov/Dec 2007, Vol. 46 Issue 6, p34-36.

What is your internet spotlight?(libraries getting updated). King, David Lee; Porter, Michael. Public libraries Sept/Oct 2007, Vol. 46 Issue 5, p39-42.

You As Internet Know-It-All. King, David Lee; Porter, Michael. Public Libraries, Jul/Aug2007, Vol. 46 Issue 4, p30-33.

Implementing 2.0 Concepts: Following Netflix’s Lead. The One-Person Library 24 (Number 2, June 2007). Pg. 11.

Thirty-seven Sites in Two Thousand Words or Less. King, David Lee; Porter, Michael. Public Libraries, May/Jun2007, Vol. 46 Issue 3, p30-33.

Collaborating with Wikis. King, David Lee; Porter, Michael. Public Libraries, Mar/Apr2007, Vol. 46 Issue 2, p32-35.

2006

The Basics of Web-Based Experience Planning, in Gordon, Rachel Singer (Ed), Information Tomorrow: Reflections on Technology and the Future of Public and Academic Libraries. ITI. (Forthcoming).

2005

KCResearch: Creating a Research Portal Using Open Source Technology. Public Library Quarterly 24 (Number 3, 2005). Pg. 63-73.

Little Boy Blue Goes High-Tech – Providing Customers with Topic-Driven Content. Computers in Libraries 25 (Issue 2, February 2005). Pg. 10-12.

2004

Library Web Site Meets About.com. Internet Librarian 2004: Collected Presentations (November 15-17, 2004). Pg. 165-173. Information Today, Inc. 2004.

Library Web Site Meets About.com. 19th Annual Computers in Libraries 2004: Collected Presentations (March 10-12, 2004). Information Today, Inc. 2004.

Communication Between Techies and Non-Techies. 19th Annual Computers in Libraries 2004: Collected Presentations (March 10-12, 2004). Information Today, Inc. 2004.

2003

Perspectives: Taking the Wireless Plunge in Kansas City. Public Libraries 42 (Number 3 May/June 2003): 148.

Perspectives: Kansas City Public Library’s new Digital Local History Database. Public Libraries 42 (Number 3 May/June 2003): 152.

Planning for Wireless in Kansas City. Library Journal netConnect 128 (Issue 7, Spring 2003): S12, 2 pages.

The Mom-and-Pop-Shop Approach to Usability Studies. Computers in Libraries 23 (Number 1 January 2003): 12-14, 71-72.

2002

Access to E-Serials and Other Continuing Electronic Resources at Kansas City Public Library, in E-Serials Cataloging: Access to Continuing and Integrating Resources via the Catalog and the Web. Jim Cole, Wayne Jones, eds. New York, NY: Information Today, The Haworth Information Press. 2002.

Access to E-Serials and Other Continuing Electronic Resources at Kansas City Public Library. The Serials Librarian 41 (Numbers 3/4 2002): 271-279.

2001

Redesigning the Information Playground: A Usability Study of kclibrary.org, in Computers in Libraries 2002: Collected Presentations (March 13-15, 2002). Information Today, Inc. 2001.

Three Rs of Web-based fund-raising: virtual donations for libraries. New Library World 102 (Number 1166/1167 2001): 265-268.

Redesigning the Information Playground: A Usability Study of kclibrary.org, in Internet Librarian 2001: Collected Presentations (November 6-8, 2001). Information Today, Inc. 2001.

Redesigning the Information Playground: A Usability Study of the Kansas City Public Library’s Web Site, in Usability Assessment of Library-Related Web Sites: Methods and Case Studies. Nicole Campbell, ed. Chicago, IL: LITA, a division of the American Library Association. 2001.

2000

Soliciting Virtual Money. Library Journal net connect: Fall 2000: 39-41.

Specialized Search Engines: Alternatives to the Big Guys. Online May 2000: 67-74.

1999

How to Teach Basic HTML in One Hour. 1999. ERIC Database (ED453836).

1998

Library Home Page Design: A Comparison of Page Layout for Front-ends to ARL Library Web Sites. College & Research Libraries 59 (September 1998): 458-465.

Accessing Electronic Journals at USM. Library Focus: USM University Libraries 3 (Spring 1998): 3.

1997

Home Pages in ARL Libraries: A Comparison of Web Site Page Layout & Design, in Internet Librarian ’97: Proceedings of the First Internet Librarian Conference (November 17-19, 1997). Information Today, Inc. 1997.

A Web Page From Scratch: One Librarian’s Experience, in The Library Web: Case studies in Web site creation and implementation. Julie Still, ed. Medford, NJ: Information Today, Inc. 1997.

1996

Cubberly, Carol. (1996). Tenure and Promotion for Academic Librarians: A Guidebook of Advice and Vignettes. Jefferson, NC: McFarland & Company. (contributed information about the Internet).

Transferring Corporate Service Philosophy To a Library Setting. LIBRES: Library and Information Science Research Electronic Journal [Online], 6(1-2). 1996

1995

OSCAR Delivers Information Online. Library Focus: USM University Libraries 1 (Fall 1995): 3-4.