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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. Gaming and Libraries: Intersection of Services

    Gaming and Libraries: Intersection of Services Jenny Levine In this issue of Library Technology Reports, Jenny Levine illustrates how librarians can reap positive gains by proactively, creatively, and affordably integrating gaming into the services and pr ...

    HDAVIES - 01/15/2013 - 09:08 - Libraries Transform

  6. The Changing Academic Library, Second Edition: Operations, Culture, Environments

    The Changing Academic Library, Second Edition: Operations, Culture, Environments John M. Budd The Changing Academic Library, Second Edition, number 65 in the ACRL Publications in Librarianship (PIL) series, is a completely revised, enhanced, and updated e ...

    HDAVIES - 10/22/2012 - 15:50 - Libraries Transform

  7. 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

  8. 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

  9. Ebook Penetration Reports

    Ebook Penetration Reports Library Journal and School Library Journal ‘s 2011 Ebook Penetration and Use survey reports present the most up to date data on how libraries are adopting ebooks and the driving factors behind purchasing and circulation activity ...

    HDAVIES - 10/10/2012 - 10:23 - Libraries Transform

  10. California Gov Signs Landmark Digital Textbook Bill

    California Gov Signs Landmark Digital Textbook Bill In a move that some feel is another blow to the big business of traditional publishing, California Governor Jerry Brown signed legislation that will give the California college systems the push they need ...

    HDAVIES - 10/10/2012 - 11:31 - Libraries Transform