A couple of weeks ago The Aspen Institute announced a “working group to shape vision for public libraries.” I get pretty excited about groups that are not libraries working on the future of libraries especially policy and research focused groups. I am really looking forward to reading what comes out of this dialogue. If you are not familiar with the The Aspen Institute it is an educational and … Continue reading Aspen Institute Announces Dialogue on Public Libraries
There are so many opinions and options for the f libraries out there. One idea from Mal Booth, Sophie McDonald and Belinda Tiffen, breaks down the library of 2015 by 5 aspects: organizational culture, work conditions, service models, sustainability and people. via Information Literacy meets Library 2.0 http://prezi.com/bin/preziloader.swf Library of the Future – UTS on Prezi The thesis by Guy Adam Ailion, that this vidoeo is … Continue reading What Do You Think Libraries Will Look Like in 2015?
Reinventing books, magazines and newspapers in the digital agehttp://static.slidesharecdn.com/swf/ssplayer2.swf?doc=reinventingbooks-100506040101-phpapp02&stripped_title=reinventing-books-magazines-and-newspaper-in-the-digital-age View more presentations from Frederic Kaplan. Continue reading Reinventing Books, Magazines and Newspapers in the Digital Age