Posts Tagged ‘ digital media labs ’

Program Wrap-Up: Libraries as Creative Spaces

Jul 24th, 2012 | By | Category: Technology Blog

On April 20, the Laconi Technology Group organized an event at the Fountaindale Public Library to discuss ways of transforming the library into a creative space. The first speaker was Karen McBride, currently the Public Information Manager of the Barrington Public Library, who talked about various ways to use a digital media lab to connect […]

Libraries as Creative Spaces

Mar 16th, 2012 | By | Category: Great Ideas from Past Programs, Technology Blog

It’s a story those working in libraries have heard before: these are uncertain times for the library. The increasing popularity of eBooks and streaming movies online calls into question the traditional├é┬álibrary model. Will people still want regular books? Will people still checkout DVDs? I think we can all agree that, for the foreseeable future, the […]