Search Results: Holmquist

A new project explores and challenges traditional library dissemination. The tools are taken from gamification which intentionally uses game elements to involve and engage users.   A virtual tour of a city uncovering hidden treasures, small engaging ways of improving existing services and a new digital experience at the library […]

Engaging Adventures with Gamification – A TTW Guest Post by Jan Holmquist & Mette Rygaard Nielsen 4

Mette Jan Holmquist’s nominators describe him as a “global librarian,” and it’s easy to see why. In addition to his current work as head of development for Denmark’s Guldborgsund libraries, Holmquist’s side projects tend to involve collaboration with librarians all over the world. He is engaged with ongoing international projects […]


Congrats to Jan Holmquist, 2014 Library Journal Mover and Shaker

The most democratic book project I know is about to relaunch – Here is an article I wrote for the German library magazine BUB as member of the Zukunftentwicklers network – With a few corrections because a lot has happened with since the deadline: What is crowd funding and what does it mean […]


Unglue: Giving books to the world by crowd funding – A TTW Guest Post by Jan Holmquist 2

Jan Holmquist details an interesting way libraries have helped keep services open in the face of funding cuts: An “open library” is a library with a combination of hours staffed with professional librarians and hours with self-service. That combination has proved itself successful because the result is more loans and lots […]

Photo credit: Photo Alan via / CC BY-NC-SA

Open Libraries in Denmark

Jump to the following section: Invited Keynote Addresses & Plenary Sessions Invited International Presentations Invited Presentations International Presentations National Presentations Poster Presentations Workshops Online Programs   Invited Keynote Addresses & Plenary Sessions 2016- February: Keynote: The Hyperlinked Library: The Anywhere Service Dynamic. Montana Library Association Offline Conference, Lewiston, Montana. 2015- […]

Past Presentations


Submissions deadline this Friday, 11 April 2014 This is the final call for speakers for this year’s Internet Librarian International– THE innovation and technology conference attracting hundreds of global library and information professionals each year. The full Call for Speakers is available here. Taking place in London on 20 – 22 […]


ILI Final Call for Proposals – TTW is a Proud Blog Supporter of ILI

Another global learning opportunity, Library 2.013, just concluded. The online conference brings folks together from all over the world to give presentations and exchange ideas. Some people connected with our Hyperlinked Library MOOC presented. I wanted to make sure everyone had access to the recordings: Sally Pewhairangi & Megan Ingle: Jan Holmquist: […]


#hyperlibMOOC: Library 2.013 Presentation Links 1