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  1. 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

  2. Technology Petting Zoo and E-Book Classes

    Cuyahoga County Library now helps patrons utilize their new e-readers and learn about the devices before making a purchase. The library system offers a technology petting zoo to familiarize patrons with the different types of e-readers available. Library ...

    HDAVIES - 01/14/2013 - 13:15 - Libraries Transform

  3. Broward County Library makes eBooks available at airport

    Broward County Library makes eBooks available at airport Over the summer, Broward County Library, located in in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, had the inspired idea to make the collection of more than 34,000 public domain titles featured on their ‘Virtual Bran ...

    HDAVIES - 01/14/2013 - 11:19 - Libraries Transform

  4. Mapping Your Library

    Mapping Your Library "Two companies, one large, one small, both with origins as Stanford student projects, are ready to help you map your library. Walking the exhibit floor at ALA Annual Conference, I am always curious when I see a tech behemoth. Goo ...

    HDAVIES - 01/14/2013 - 10:55 - Libraries Transform

  5. There’s an App for That!

    There’s an App for That! Libraries and Mobile Technology: An Introduction to Public Policy Considerations (PDF, 848k, 18 pages) A report by OITP which takes a look at how the adoption of mobile technology alters the traditional relationships between libra ...

    HDAVIES - 01/14/2013 - 10:20 - Libraries Transform

  6. 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

  7. 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

  8. 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

  9. Libraries Got Game: Aligned Learning through Modern Board Games

    Libraries Got Game: Aligned Learning through Modern Board Games Brian Mayer and Christopher Harris The high-profile topic of gaming in libraries gets thorough consideration from two educator-librarians, who explain exactly how designer board games—which a ...

    HDAVIES - 11/30/2012 - 12:55 - Libraries Transform

  10. 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