Posts Tagged ‘ technology ’

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 library model. Will people still want regular books? Will people still checkout DVDs? I think we can all agree that, for the foreseeable future, the […]



Building a Digital Media Lab: Libraries as Creative Spaces

Mar 9th, 2012 | By | Category: Upcoming Events

April 20, 2012 9:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Fountaindale Public Library District 300 W. Briarcliff Road Bolingbrook, IL 60440 Click here to register Libraries have always stored and provided access to content, but as technology changes and the digital divide persists how will libraries adapt to best serve their communities? For some, the next step is […]



How Did They Do That?…The Importance of Documenting the Creation Process

Nov 28th, 2011 | By | Category: Upcoming Events

When library staff or patrons use equipment hosted by the library to create content, it is usually an afterthought to document the creation process. This program will focus on four areas of content creation and digital preservation: video production, audio production, photography and historical artifacts.