Helene Blowers has been named the winner of the 2008 LITA/Library Hi Tech award for Outstanding Communication in Library and Information Technology. Emerald and the Library and Information Technology Association (LITA), a division of the American Library Association, sponsor the award. The award recognizes outstanding achievement in communicating to educate practitioners within the library [...]
Citations & Links Noted in the Hyperlinked Library Presentations
Singapore Flickr: http://flickr.com/photos/snapsg
Singapore Flickr 2: http://www.aarontanlive.com/2008/06/singapores-national-library-on-flickr.html
These Things are Opportunities:
Google’s Share: http://blog.searchenginewatch.com/blog/080715-152041
Laying the Foundation
“Social Machines” – Continuous Computing: http://www.technologyreview.com/Infotech/14664/?a=f
What is Web 2.0?: http://tinyurl.com/743r5
2.0 Memes: http://www.flickr.com/photos/dionh/83654635/’
Library 2.0: http://www.libraryjournal.com/article/CA6365200.html
OCLC Perceptions: http://www.oclc.org/reports/2005perceptions.htm
Kathryn Greenhill notes her new job title:
Emerging Technologies Specialist — Actually, the contract says “Librarian – Emerging Technologies” – but we’re still sorting that bit out… I’m still at Murdoch University and based in the library. The position is funded 50% by the library and 50% by central IT, and covers [...]
Dr. Michael Stephens is an Assistant Professor in the School of Library and Information Science at San Jose State University. His research focuses on use of emerging technologies in libraries and technology learning programs. He currently writes the monthly column “Office Hours” in Library Journal exploring issues, ideas and emerging trends in library and information [...]
September 26, 2013: “Learning Everywhere: Ten Mobile Things to Explore & Use” Presentation & Immersive Laboratory workshop, NORWELD, Bowling Green, Ohio.
September 30, 2013: “Of MOOCs & Mayhem,” Roles for Libraries – MOOCs, eLearning & Gamification, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.
October 10, 2013: “Learning Everywhere,” Presentation for staff, Washington University Libraries, St. Louis, MO.
October 11, [...]
Michael speaks on a variety of topics related to libraries, people and technology
Keynote Addresses & Plenary Sessions
Closing Keynote: “Hyperlinked Library Services for Everyone,” Closing Keynote, Michigan Library Association Conference, Traverse City, Michigan
Closing Keynote: “The Hyperlinked School Library,” Michigan Association for Media in Education Conference, Dearborn, Michigan, October, 2010.
Keynote: “Hyperlinked Users: [...]
Clare Leibfarth, Medical Librarian at the Affinity Medical Center Doctors Campus in Massillon, Ohio writes:
Would the readers of the Tame the Web be interested in learning about the conference blog http://184.108.40.206/ConferenceCall2007/ for the Joint Chapter MLA Meeting in Omaha?
This morning I posted an “interview” with MLA President Mark Funk. Previous posts (there are [...]
David Lee King emailed and asked me for some quotes/thoughts on telling stories in the library for his forthcoming book — a chapter on Community-Focused Digital Experience. In looking back I didn’t realize that the “telling stories” theme had been running through my work. Here’s a few of my favorites.
From Ten [...]
Library 2.0 Socks Originally uploaded by mstephens7
I owe a lot of folks a hearty THANK YOU for all sorts of assistance and kindness these past few months. One of those folks is Don Yarman, who attended one of my talks this summer in Ohio. I follow his blog and know that he knits. [...]