Things to Keep in Mind You need support staff with the skills Continuous monitoring and updating It’s not free Time to learn technology Time for implementation Assess, assess, assess! Just because everyone else is doing it… Technology is an enhancement, not a replacement
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Class Activity Form a group of 4 classmates Discuss and complete worksheet Choose one group representative Reconvene and share with class
You are a librarian at the Buffalo & Erie County Public Library. Your library is trying to promote it's graphic novel collection to patrons.
You are an archivist in the Special Collections at a university. You are working with a collection of student life materials from throughout the university's existence. Materials include: university songs and cheers; fraternity and sorority documents (including photos and handbooks); event calendars; and dorm life documents (photos, etc.).
Your library hosts a Book of the Month club. You need to engage patrons in the discussions and promote the new reading material each month.
Your library needs to create an online exhibit to educate patrons about the Digital Divide.
Your library has received a donation of materials from Frank Lloyd Wright's Hollyhock House. This includes blueprints, photos, and other documentation from the architect.