This is the text of my closing remarks from Internet Librarian International’s closing panel – our theme was “the new normal meets the new you.”
The new normal: libraries have the potential be anywhere and everywhere, librarians can actively contribute to transformative social engagement. Our foundations are built on service and access.
Sharing is key:
Thanks to all who attended my Internet Librarian International presentation on learning and teaching emerging literacies. The slides are here: http://dl.dropbox.com/u/239835/TeachingOthersILI2011Stephens.pdf
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Greetings from London and Internet Librarian International!
Don’t miss this conference theme-related article by Ulla De Stricker at Info Today Europe:
Fragmented, opaque, multidimensional, fast-changing … however we view the profession we chose, we share the need to assess constantly how our professional contributions match the evolving needs of employers in light of their new [...]
The programme is up for Internet Librarian International 2011 in London October 27 & 28:
I’ll be presenting this on Friday:
C201 – Teaching Others 10.30 – 11.15 Michael Stephens, San Jose State University & Tame the Web
Expanding on his research on the effect of Learning 2.0 programmes in Australian libraries, initially done when [...]