Development of Creative Spaces in Academic Libraries

Development of Creative Spaces in Academic Libraries: A Decision Maker's Guide includes innovative ways libraries are engaging students, including the practice of setting aside high-tech spaces for creativity. Five models of library creative spaces are explored in this book, including digital media labs, digital humanities labs, makerspaces, data visualization labs and knowledge markets. The book explores creative spaces currently offered in libraries, with a focus on academic libraries. It gives real-world advice for the process of crafting a new space in the library, including tactics on how to find campus partners, conduct a needs analysis, and answer important questions. Case studies of innovators of library creativity further highlight the successes—and pitfalls—of embarking on the process of developing a new service or space in the library. Shows administrators what other institutions are doing to enable media literacy Helps university library administrators determine their best course of action Provides detailed, unique case studies on up to 10 leading institutions, along with the service models they are providing

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  • Author : Katy Kavanagh Webb
  • Publisher : Chandos Publishing
  • Pages : 212 pages
  • ISBN : 0081022735
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Development of Creative Spaces in Academic Libraries

Development of Creative Spaces in Academic Libraries
  • Author : Katy Kavanagh Webb
  • Publisher : Chandos Publishing
  • Release : 16 February 2018
GET THIS BOOKDevelopment of Creative Spaces in Academic Libraries

Development of Creative Spaces in Academic Libraries: A Decision Maker's Guide includes innovative ways libraries are engaging students, including the practice of setting aside high-tech spaces for creativity. Five models of library creative spaces are explored in this book, including digital media labs, digital humanities labs, makerspaces, data visualization labs and knowledge markets. The book explores creative spaces currently offered in libraries, with a focus on academic libraries. It gives real-world advice for the process of crafting a new space

Library as Place

Library as Place
  • Author : Geoffrey T. Freeman,Council on Library and Information Resources
  • Publisher : Council on Library Resources
  • Release : 24 May 2022
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What is the role of a library when users can obtain information from any location? And what does this role change mean for the creation and design of library space? Six authors an architect, four librarians, and a professor of art history and classics explore these questions this report. The authors challenge the reader to think about new potential for the place we call the library and underscore the growing importance of the library as a place for teaching, learning,

Academic Library Services for Graduate Students: Supporting Future Academics and Professionals

Academic Library Services for Graduate Students: Supporting Future Academics and Professionals
  • Author : Carrie Forbes,Peggy Keeran
  • Publisher : ABC-CLIO
  • Release : 05 June 2020
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Providing practical and theoretical chapters on academic library services for graduate students, this volume helps information professionals support this often-overlooked campus population to address their multiple roles and identities as students and as future faculty members or professionals. As more and more students attend graduate programs, many higher education institutions have established professional development programs to help graduate students learn the wide range of skills needed to be successful as both students and as future professionals or academics. To presuppose

Universal Access in Human-Computer Interaction. Applications and Practice

Universal Access in Human-Computer Interaction. Applications and Practice
  • Author : Margherita Antona,Constantine Stephanidis
  • Publisher : Springer Nature
  • Release : 10 July 2020
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This two-volume set of LNCS 12188 and 12189 constitutes the refereed proceedings of the 14th International Conference on Universal Access in Human-Computer Interaction, UAHCI 2020, held as part of the 22nd International Conference, HCI International 2020, which took place in Copenhagen, Denmark, in July 2020. The conference was held virtually due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The total of 1439 papers and 238 posters have been accepted for publication in the HCII 2020 proceedings from a total of 6326 submissions. UAHCI 2020 includes a total of 80 regular papers which are organized

Libraries and the Global Retreat of Democracy

Libraries and the Global Retreat of Democracy
  • Author : Natalie Greene Taylor,Karen Kettnich,Ursula Gorham,Paul T. Jaeger
  • Publisher : Emerald Group Publishing
  • Release : 04 November 2021
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Libraries and the Global Retreat of Democracy focuses on how libraries coordinate their work in political and information literacy and how these efforts can be improved, the recommendations and examples within which will serve as inspiration and motivation to its readers.

Introduction to Digital Humanities

Introduction to Digital Humanities
  • Author : Kathryn C. Wymer
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 07 April 2021
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Introduction to Digital Humanities is designed for researchers, teachers, and learners in humanities subject areas who wish to align their work with the field of digital humanities. Many institutions are encouraging digital approaches to the humanities, and this book offers guidance for students and scholars wishing to make that move by reflecting on why and when digital humanities tools might usefully be applied to engage in the kind of inquiry that is the basis for study in humanities disciplines. In

Information Technology for Librarians and Information Professionals

Information Technology for Librarians and Information Professionals
  • Author : Jonathan M. Smith
  • Publisher : Rowman & Littlefield Publishers
  • Release : 24 May 2022
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This book introduces information technology topics foundational to many services offered in libraries and information centers. Written by a librarian with extensive experience as a technology specialist in libraries the book clearly explains concepts information technology principles with an eye toward their practical applications in libraries.

University Libraries and Space in the Digital World

University Libraries and Space in the Digital World
  • Author : Graham Walton
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 24 February 2016
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This timely book addresses physical space in university libraries in the digital age. It considers the history of the use of space, integrates case studies from around the world with theoretical perspectives, explores recent developments including new build and refurbishment. With users at the forefront, chapters cover different aspects of learning and research support provision, shared services, and evaluation of space initiatives. Library staff requirements and green issues are outlined. The book also looks to the future, identifying the key

FoolÕs Gold

FoolÕs Gold
  • Author : Mark Y. Herring
  • Publisher : McFarland
  • Release : 12 August 2009
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This work skeptically explores the notion that the internet will soon obviate any need for traditional print-based academic libraries. It makes a case for the library’s staying power in the face of technological advancements (television, microfilm, and CD-ROM’s were all once predicted as the contemporary library’s heir-apparent), and devotes individual chapters to the pitfalls and prevarications of popular search engines, e-books, and the mass digitization of traditional print material.

The Value of Academic Libraries

The Value of Academic Libraries
  • Author : Megan Oakleaf
  • Publisher : Assoc of Cllge & Rsrch Libr
  • Release : 24 May 2022
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This report provides Association of College and Research Libraries (ACRL) leaders and the academic community with a clear view of the current state of the literature on value of libraries within an institutional context, suggestions for immediate "Next Steps" in the demonstration of academic library value, and a "Research Agenda" for articulating academic library value. Its focus is to help librarians understand, based on professional literature, the current answer to the question, "How does the library advance the missions of

Digital Human Modeling and Applications in Health, Safety, Ergonomics and Risk Management. AI, Product and Service

Digital Human Modeling and Applications in Health, Safety, Ergonomics and Risk Management. AI, Product and Service
  • Author : Vincent G. Duffy
  • Publisher : Springer Nature
  • Release : 03 July 2021
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This two-volume set LNCS 12777 and 12778 constitutes the thoroughly refereed proceedings of the 12th International Conference on Digital Human Modeling and Applications in Health, Safety, Ergonomics and Risk Management, DHM 2021, which was held virtually as part of the 23rd HCI International Conference, HCII 2021, in July 2021. The total of 1276 papers and 241 posters included in the 39 HCII 2021 proceedings volumes was carefully reviewed and selected from 5222 submissions. DHM 2021 includes a total of 56 papers; they were organized in topical sections named: Part I, Human Body,

Handbook of Research on Emerging Trends and Technologies in Librarianship

Handbook of Research on Emerging Trends and Technologies in Librarianship
  • Author : Ekoja, Innocent Isa,Ogbomo, Esoswo Francisca,Okuonghae, Omorodion
  • Publisher : IGI Global
  • Release : 07 January 2022
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A fundamental dynamism of the library is its continuous adoption of trending technologies and innovations for enhanced service delivery. To meet the needs of library users in the Fourth Industrial Revolution, an era characterized by digital revolution, knowledge economy, globalization, and information explosion, libraries have embraced innovations and novel technologies such as artificial intelligence, blockchain, social mediation tools, and the internet of things (IoT). The Handbook of Research on Emerging Trends and Technologies in Librarianship documents current research findings and

Academic E-Books

Academic E-Books
  • Author : Suzanne M. Ward,Robert S. Freeman,Judith M. Nixon
  • Publisher : Purdue University Press
  • Release : 15 November 2015
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E-Books in Academic Libraries: Stepping Up to the Challenge provides readers with a view of the changing and emerging roles of electronic books in higher education. The three main sections contain contributions by experts in the publisher/vendor arena, as well as by librarians who report on both the challenges of offering and managing e-books and on the issues surrounding patron use of e-books. The case study section offers perspectives from seven different sizes and types of libraries whose librarians

Supporting Entrepreneurship and Innovation

Supporting Entrepreneurship and Innovation
  • Author : Janet Crum,Samantha Schmehl Hines
  • Publisher : Emerald Group Publishing
  • Release : 29 April 2019
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Libraries have recently begun doing more to support entrepreneurship and innovation within their communities. This volume explores how this has come about, looking at libraries from across North America, Europe and Africa, and helps position readers to better understand what is happening, and how this can be brought to further institutions.

Developing In-House Digital Tools in Library Spaces

Developing In-House Digital Tools in Library Spaces
  • Author : Costello, Laura,Powers, Meredith
  • Publisher : IGI Global
  • Release : 11 August 2017
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Library services are dependent on technology tools in order to host, distribute, and control content. Today, many libraries are creating, testing, and supporting their own tools to better suit their particular communities. Developing In-House Digital Tools in Library Spaces is a pivotal reference source with the latest empirical research on organizational issues, examples of library automation, case studies of developing library products, and assessment of the impact and usefulness of in-house technologies. Featuring coverage on a broad range of topics