Making Book Fairs Friendlier Through Technology

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Making Book Fairs Friendlier Through Technology

  1. 1. Making Book Fairs Friendlier Through Technology Jesús Alonso-Regalado University at Albany, SUNY SALALM LVIII Coral Gables, FL May 21, 2013
  2. 2. How Technologically-Friendly are the Book Fairs? Mobile Site App? Social Media Wireless Other Cuba Live TV Bogota  Business area Blog, Virtual stands Santo Domingo  Buenos Aires  Blog, “Espacio Digital” Lima  Pay for service Live broadcasts, Libro Digital Pavilion Guatemala Pay for service Bienal (Rio/Sao Paulo)  Liber (Madrid/Barcelona)  Free only for exhibitors Corner Digital Santiago de Chile Free in limited areas Guadalajara  Business area
  3. 3. APPS
  4. 4. How Do I Use Technology in the Book Fair? Useful Documentation
  5. 5. Preparing the Book Fair Trip (I) Generate a list of the materials owned by the library (specific dates, countries of publication etc.) in HTML Additional Documentation: • Suggestions of titles/topics by students and faculty (Excel) • Procedures & tips documentation (Word) • A separate list for DVD’s
  6. 6. At the Book Fair • Create a spreadsheet including the invoices paid every day and estimate how many funds are left for the rest of the book fair. • Use all the documentation compiled BEFORE the trip • Write field trip notes
  7. 7. Using Social Media to Take your Student and Faculty with you to Your Acquisitions Trip
  8. 8. Bibliography http://www.cerlalc.org/files/tabinterno/2f0015_Ferias_Digital.pdf Open access ebook (2012)
  9. 9. Thanks!

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