The Digital Shift: Reinventing Libraries A Library Journal | School Library Journal Online Event
Live Event: October 16, 2013 This event and the archive viewing period is now over. Join us on October 4, 2014 for the 5th annual online event. Details coming spring/summer 2014
On October 16, 2013 Library Journal and School Library Journal presented its fourth annual online event, The Digital Shift: Reinventing Libraries. The full day event featured a new format with programming designed to take libraries into the future to better serve their community’s evolving needs.
Reinventing Libraries offered many thought-provoking discussions and actionable solutions to some of the biggest challenges libraries are facing, including rethinking collections, engaging the community and helping students and patrons learn. The program featured insights on managing new technologies and services; the latest developments in ebooks and streaming media; optimizing discovery; and much more!
Our speakers and panelists, including Dan Cohen, Susan Hildreth, Mimi Ito, Deborah Jacobs, Barbara Stripling and John Wilkin explored innovative ideas and actionable solutions for and from libraries of all types – school, academic, and public.
Now you can access all of the presentations as well as view sponsor documents on demand through January 16, 2014, 11:59 PM EDT.
Program tracks focus on three key areas:
Community: Programming, Support, and Resource Sharing
Instruction: Helping Students and Patrons Learn
New Collections, New Content: Beyond the Container
Webcast presentations include:
Learning 2.0 Meets MOOC: Professional Development Evolves
Flipped School Libraries
The Community Joins In: Library Maker Spaces
eCollections: Beyond Novelty – Focusing in on Collection Development, Self-Publishing, and eMagazines
The Digital Shift: Reinventing Libraries (#TDS13) on-demand allows you to view all of the content right from your desktop computer, laptop, tablet, or mobile device.