Tag Archives: technology adoption

High tech to retro cool

At what seems like opposite ends of the technology scale, this week I read about a tablet that’s been designed specifically for library lending, that will hopefully end some of the difficulties libraries face lending out tablets that are set up to work best with a single user. The tablets come pre-loaded with content and personal information […]

Discussion Topic: Technology and Libraries

Libraries have always walked a fine line between preservation and implementing new technologies to support the user needs. So this time we thought we might shine the light on new technologies that we have seen in our and other libraries. Back in 1963, IFLA founded the IFLA Section on Information Technology which has aimed to […]

2014 Library Resolutions: Betty Pearson

Betty Pearson from Auckland, New Zealand We are in a transition period in the library I work at – we have been given the exciting opportunity to develop a new service model.  1. What is one new thing you want to start doing in 2014? I want to start doing more outreach – patient and clinical staff-related information/knowledge based […]