My new column is up online at LJ for this month – I wanted double word count so we went with the virtual for this one. The column is all about my experiences at R-Squared:
Over two days we explored creativity and curiosity, heard from keynoters such as Josh Linkner, author of Disciplined [...]
2012_09_11_165103, a photo by R-Squared Conference on Flickr.
Check out all the pics here:
Still on a “Rocky Mountain high” from the R-Squared Conference experience. Sorting my thoughts… but for now some videos from the Anythink Library folks:
http://rsquaredconference.org/news/mornings-live-polls (Click through for more and for the open ended answers to this question: What one thing can we do to accelerate learning and transformation in our libraries?)
Will we be most needed to help people consumer consume or create content? Answers Responses Percent Consume 90 35.20% Create 166 64.80% Total 256 Will our [...]
The conference aims to offer an immersive experience where participants choose one of four themes to follow: creative spaces, culture, customer curiosity and abundant community. Josh Linkner, bestselling author of “Disciplined Dreaming: A Proven System to Drive Breakthrough Creativity,” will kick off the conference as keynote on Monday. His mission is to “make the world [...]
http://rsquaredconference.org/news/monday-morning-keynote-and-creativity-workshop (click for more photos)
Photos by Melissa Plantz
R Squared, a photo by mstephens7 on Flickr.
Heading out to the opening reception and oxygen bar. I need it!
Submit Your Proposals for the Library 2.012 Worldwide Virtual Conference
It’s back-to-school time for many of you, signifying the countdown to the highly anticipated Library 2.012 Worldwide Virtual Conference. The global forum about the future of libraries in the digital age is just around the corner, October 3-5, 2012. And that means the deadline for submitting [...]
When I started at SJSU SLIS in August 2011, the university Provost spoke at our faculty orientation and presented each of us with a gift – an allotment of funds to attend the conference of our choice! Last spring, I chose to use my funds to attend the R-Squared Conference. From the Vision page:
In February [...]
Today I presented at the Elmhurst Illinois Public Library staff institute. Thanks to the entire staff for being so welcoming and excited! The library is gorgeous!
Slides are here: http://dl.dropbox.com/u/239835/HyperlinkedElmhurst.pdf