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Matt Hamilton : Libraries and Innovation

07.10.2009 · Posted in ALA Annual 2009

Matt Hamilton : Libraries and Innovation : creating environments for encouraging and supporting creativity and innovation among staff How do we begin the messy job of creating a culture of innovation What will you need? Patience, perseverance, vision and a way to empower staff Patience is hard to come by for innovators, we see something ...

Rachel Vacek –Libraries Using Mobile Devices

07.10.2009 · Posted in Digital Services

Instead of focusing on mobile needs of library users, focusing on mobile needs of librarians, some librarians were more interested in a netbook Every librarian got an ipod touch or a netbook Ideas that are needed the most will probably be the most difficult to implement because involve a proprietary ILS Geeks just waiting to ...

Jessica Moyer – Audio books, ebooks, & online reading impact on library services & collections

07.10.2009 · Posted in ALA Annual 2009

All the ways you can read stuff that is not in a book anymore – ipod touch, amazon kindle, has its own wireless network and email address, eink technology, biggest group of kindle owners over the age of 50, price dropped last week to $300 Audiobooks – not just bcds and cassette, but need to ...

Ubiquitous Computing – Jason Griffey – Unconference Session 1

07.10.2009 · Posted in ALA Annual 2009

Jason Griffey – I do lots of stuff google me Ubiquitous computing – computers everywhere, mobile phones, net books, kindles Devices to devices, no longer devices to server Metcalfs law Free – Chris Anderson Cant compete on cost so much make things easies Questions & Comments from Office: What about server costs? – how can ...