Staff who are looking at ways to continue to make the Library relevant to our users may wish to follow some of the highlights from Internet Librarian 2011. Here’s one summary of interest.
Sarah Oct 18, 2011 5:31 PM – Show original item
Internet Librarian 2011: Designing for Optimal UX
Nate Hill and Chris Noll
Libraries are moving from the consumption of knowledge to the creation of knowledge. There is no publicly funded institution that supports content creation. This is a role that libraries can, and should, fill. People with ideas need the resources and knowledge to be able to share those ideas with others. Nate and Chris talked about their Library Lab project – a modular collection of structures that supports content creation. We are moving from a read environment to a read/write environment. Noll is part of Noll and Tam Architects, and they work on many projects with libraries to build services that work for their users. Read more…