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  1. Analyzing the Next-Generation Catalog

    Analyzing the Next-Generation Catalog--eEditions e-book Andrew Nagy Libraries have begun a transformation from physical materials to electronic media, and the so-called next-generation catalog is emerging before our eyes. This issue of Library Technology ...

    HDAVIES - 01/16/2013 - 13:06 - Libraries Transform

  2. Minrva: Library App

    Minrva: for Android phones The University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign has developed an app to help students search for books, read summaries, and find their way through the library. "The Minrva app supports a variety of information discovery task ...

    HDAVIES - 01/14/2013 - 13:55 - Libraries Transform

  3. 3D Printers in the Library: Toward a Fablab in the Academic Library

    3D Printers in the Library: Toward a Fablab in the Academic Library ACRL TechnConnect Blog The DeLaMare Science & Engineering Library at the University of Nevada, Reno, recently added two 3D printers, along with a 3D scanner and supporting software, t ...

    HDAVIES - 01/10/2013 - 15:59 - Libraries Transform

  4. 3D Printing at Dalhousie Libraries

    "3D Printing" What is 3D Printing? 3D printing is the process of creating physical objects by building layers of quickly-hardening material one on top of the other. This technology has been around since the 1980s, used mostly by engineers and in ...

    HDAVIES - 01/10/2013 - 15:55 - Libraries Transform

  5. The Academic Library and the Net Gen Student

    The Academic Library and the Net Gen Student: Making the Connections As students embrace new Web 2.0 technologies like MySpace, YouTube, and RSS feeds, libraries also need to take charge. Based on actual work-practice studies of students and faculty-- ori ...

    HDAVIES - 12/14/2012 - 14:51 - Libraries Transform

  6. The Anywhere Library: A Primer for the Mobile Web

    The Anywhere Library: A Primer for the Mobile Web Mobile computing is rapidly becoming an important part of everyday life. With a user-centered, practical emphasis geared to the non-technical librarian, The Anywhere Library: A Primer for the Mobile Web ap ...

    HDAVIES - 12/14/2012 - 14:00 - Libraries Transform

  7. Core Technology Competencies for Librarians and Library Staff

    Core Technology Competencies for Librarians and Library Staff: LITA Guide 15 Edited by Susan M. Thompson Ideal for public and academic libraries, Core Technology Competencies for Libraries and Library Staff provides an excellent starting point for definin ...

    HDAVIES - 12/14/2012 - 09:46 - Libraries Transform

  8. No-Nonsense Guide to Legal Issues in Web 2.0 and Cloud Computing

    No-Nonsense Guide to Legal Issues in Web 2.0 and Cloud Computing Charles Oppenheim Web 2.0 tools and cloud computing applications are now fundamental to libraries and information organizations, but many LIS professionals may be unaware of the legal issues ...

    HDAVIES - 12/14/2012 - 10:03 - Libraries Transform

  9. Writing a Winning Technology Plan for E-rate Compliance

    Writing a Winning Technology Plan for E-rate Compliance: A LITA Guide Jean V. Morrison To assist librarians and administrators challenged with budget cuts while facing the growing costs of technology services author Jean Morrison, Missouri State Library’s ...

    HDAVIES - 12/14/2012 - 10:12 - Libraries Transform

  10. Running the Digital Branch

    Running the Digital Branch: Guidelines for Operating the Library Website David Lee King Maintaining a library website is as important as its initial development.  In this issue of Library Technology Reports King draws from his team’s four-year experience ...

    HDAVIES - 12/14/2012 - 10:04 - Libraries Transform