The Top Technologies Every Librarian Needs to Know: A LITA Guide

The Top Technologies Every Librarian Needs to Know: A LITA Guide

Kenneth J. Varnum

While it truly is inspiring to give some thought to the libraries of the twenty second century, it is a lot more effective to imagine forward to the following 5 years. that is simply what Varnum and his hand-picked workforce of members have performed, displaying library expertise employees and directors the place to take a position time and cash to obtain the best merits. Their rules will stimulate strategic considering and support library employees make expert judgements approximately assembly person expectancies and providing providers. convinced dialog starters and informative for any library, chapters include

  • "Impetus to Innovate: Convergence and Library Trends," via A.J. Million and Heather Lea Moulaison
  • "Hands-Free Augmented fact: Impacting the Library Future," through Brigitte M. Bell and Terry Cottrell
  • "Libraries and files Augmenting the World," by way of William Denton
  • "The way forward for Cloud-Based Library Systems," by way of Steven Bowers and Elliot Jonathan Polak
  • "Library Discovery: From Ponds to Streams," by way of Ken Varnum
  • "Exit As procedure: internet companies because the New web pages for lots of Libraries," by way of Anson Parker, vice chairman Nagraj, and David Moody
  • "Reading and Non-Reading: textual content Mining in serious Practice," through Devin Higgins
  • "Bigger, higher, jointly: construction the electronic Library of the Future," through Jeremy York
  • "The Case for Open in Libraries," through Jason Griffey

This compendium bargains an expert-level view of the library know-how that is simply round the corner.

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