Join us on September 24th at the Hooksett Public Library for “Everything You Want to Know About Library 2.0.” Jessamyn West (librarian.net), Lichen Rancourt (Remaining Relevant), and Andrea Mercado (Library Techtronics) will explore Library 2.0. They will be joined by Bobbi Slossar for GEEK Sessions (small groups with specific questions) in the afternoon. Everyone is invited to bring their favorite gadget to show and tell.
Registration is required. The cost is $10.00 for NHLA members and $15.00 for non-members. The Registration includes morning refreshments and a box lunch. There are only 50 spaces, so register early.
The schedule for the day is:
9:00 – 9:30 ~ Registration & Coffee
9:30 ~ What is WEB 2.0 and why it’s important/appropriate in libraries – Lichen Rancourt
10:00 ~ Flickr & del.icio.us – Jessamyn West
10:30 ~ Library 2.0 catalog solutions – Lichen Rancourt
11:00 ~ Open source replacements for stuff you already use – Jessamyn West
11:30 ~ GADGET SHARE – Show and tell your gadgets, library blog sites, digital cameras, card readers, phones and whatever
12:00 ~ Box Lunch
1:00 ~ Technology planning: How to choose and implement what you have seen today within the limits of staff time, library budgets and patron needs – Andrea Mercado.
2:00 ~ GEEK Sessions – Our three presenters (joined by Bobbi Slossar) will break into small groups to answer your specific questions about social software issues.
3:00 ~ GEEK Session discoveries and wrap up – Mary Ann List
Sponsored by the NHLA Continuing Education Committee