Professional development for (mostly) academic libraries (FREE or Low-Cost).
Tuesday, April 1, 2014
Apr: Embrace the Evolution: Adapting Reference Service to New Technology (Infopeople)
23 (1-2 pm Mountain)
Internet devices and persistent access to online resources is changing the way
people learn. With that comes significant shifts to the way people use library
spaces and services. Rather than fearing this disruption, libraries should lean
into the change. Through mobile library services, flipped and co-learning
experiences, and virtual reference tools, libraries can continue to demonstrate
the importance of reference skills. Join digital strategist Toby Greenwalt for
an exploration of current and emerging techniques.