I spent more time talking and participating than note taking, but there are some great notes from the sessions on the wiki. I’d like to public thank Josh, Erin, Jason and everyone else who helped make it a success. It was great to see so many of my online friends face to face, especially Kathyrn Greenhill who is on a mad tour around The States. … Continue reading Library Camp Kansas wrap up
Lightening rounds – speakers get 5 minutes to show us something cool, useful, fun, helpful, interesting. Ideas were put in a box when we arrived. Libraryh3lp at K-state libraries – used it to replace meebo chat widigets can send attachments, can send chat history in an email more than one operator – sometimes have 20 ppl signed on IM stats have doubled since swtiching to … Continue reading Lightening Rounds
people place content communication harry potter & star wars are media neutral – books, movies, bcd, video game, toys, backpack why are people coming into the libraries? Use the computer, Internet access on laptop, to just read the newspaper in the company of others library as a third space’ library as a town activity center including things as swimming pool kathryn says academic libraries in … Continue reading The future of libraries
I’m at the second annual Kansas Libary Camp today. I’ll be blogging the sessions I attend. You can follow on twitter #libcampks09. The sessions have been decided and there should be notes posted by the end of the day. Continue reading Kansas Library Camp 09
One more follow up to Library Camp Kansas, Joshua M. Neff was interviewed for LISNews. As one of the attendees I was really interested to hear his post unconference take on things. Take a listen! Again thank you to Brenda, Josh, Erin and Jason for organizing this wonderful event! Continue reading Joshua M. Neff Speaks!
Let me say upfront that Library Camp Kansas was a huge success! Everything went off a without a hitch and so many great ideas were exchanged! If you’re wondering where my notes are from Session 2, I didn’t take any, it happened over lunch and it wasn’t convenient to be eating and typing. Registration was from 9-10, at 10 the Unconference officially kicked off. Brenda … Continue reading Library Camp Kansas Overview
My third session was Web 2.0, here are my notes. Started with definition of Web2.0 collaboration user centered flexible How is 2.0 used in Academic? Virginia Tech has a blog that is comment cards from patrons then response from Lib Duke University Ipods? “we’re at library camp Kansas, we’re all big freaks” – david Lee King (this is my favorite quote from the conference. Via … Continue reading Lib Camp KS Session 3 – 2.0