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  • Adapting to a Changing World Exceptional Services for a New Information Environment Lauren Pressley Instructional Design Librarian Wake Forest University
  • The Plan • Information Environment & Our Users • Excellent Services and Relevancy • Positioning Libraries for the Future
  • The information environment is changing...
  • ... & our users’ expectations are changing, too.
  • The Information Environment in 2009 • Accessing Information •Knowledge Creation •Publishing
  • Accessing Information
  • Evolution of Information Access •Hierarchy •Search •Push
  • hierarchy
  • Everything In Its Place
  • Everything In Its Place
  • Controlled Vocabulary
  • Complex Systems
  • Based in a Physical World
  • search
  • Multiple Locations
  • Tagging, UGC
  • One Pile, Less Organization
  • Hyperlinked Environment
  • Only About 10 Years Old
  • push
  • Aggregation
  • Customized Information Delivery
  • UGC, Expert Created Metadata
  • RSS
  • Social Networking
  • Widespread for About 4-5 Years
  • Knowledge Creation
  • Technology Driven Knowledge Creation •Communication •Networks •Transparency •Openness
  • communication
  • Quickly Paced
  • Multiple Channels
  • Blended Personal/Professional
  • networks
  • Social Networks
  • Professional Networks
  • Professionally Oriented
  • transparent
  • Works in Progress
  • Powerful Voices
  • open
  • Shared Content
  • Creative Commons
  • Remix Culture
  • Publishing
  • The Future of Publishing •Journals and University Presses •eJournals and Open Access •Google Books
  • journals and university presses
  • Skyrocketing Costs
  • Fewer Presses
  • Emerging Models
  • ejournals and open access
  • Clear Transition
  • More Electronic Titles
  • Open Access
  • Institutional Repositories
  • Google Books
  • Google Books Project
  • Google Books Settlement
  • Google Has a Vision
  • The Information Environment in 2009 • Accessing Information •Knowledge Creation •Publishing
  • How can we be relevant for our users?
  • Knowing Expectations
  • Building
  • Web Presence
  • Services
  • Teaching
  • What Isn’t Valued
  • What are approaches to excellent services for users?
  • mobile services
  • Reference
  • Informational Messages
  • multimedia services
  • Video
  • Toolkit
  • instructional services
  • Library Instruction
  • Academic Instruction
  • Technology Services
  • Hosting Tools
  • Supporting the Use of Tools
  • How do we position libraries for the future?
  • Image Credits Evolution the Ride http://www.flickr.com/photos/12836528@N00/1856663523 Everything in its place http://www.flickr.com/photos/51135741@N00/186943415 Library Parabola http://www.flickr.com/photos/64174165@N00/370775225 Photograph http://www.flickr.com/photos/92237387@N00/76749236 Catalogue http://www.flickr.com/photos/70278718@N00/4703228 Pulling Out the Cantos http://www.flickr.com/photos/26231875@N00/3213873373 A Nice Place to Stay on the Internet http://www.flickr.com/photos/51035555243@N01/76761120 Lost in Tagging http://www.flickr.com/photos/31797858@N00/2124178869 2008-0727-DSC2896 (haystacks) http://www.flickr.com/photos/11444813@N03/2721443285 Books http://www.flickr.com/photos/40974217@N00/16114117 An apple with the logo of Google http://www.flickr.com/photos/30795657@N00/2209205063 ROYGBIV http://www.flickr.com/photos/30352125@N00/216348017 RSS 2005 http://www.flickr.com/photos/75815807@N00/66462706 The Solar System http://www.flickr.com/photos/11304375@N07/2818891443 Orange Glow http://www.flickr.com/photos/86891211@N00/72224228 Left http://www.flickr.com/photos/72922449@N00/424074399 My New Office Setup http://www.flickr.com/photos/54603144@N00/1343193489 My Desk http://www.flickr.com/photos/55851553@N00/2610457820 Big Hand on Dirt http://www.flickr.com/photos/15734079@N00/479092117 Chicago IL Election Night http://www.flickr.com/photos/94975828@N00/3009095726 Magda and Klara Sharing Ice Cream http://www.flickr.com/photos/25405741@N00/1443514113 Lessig Keynote http://www.flickr.com/photos/92436511@N00/247840346 Ice Cream and Mango http://www.flickr.com/photos/8458589@N08/1048131544 Somebody Get This Girl a Novel! http://www.flickr.com/photos/44124412272@N01/4299234 Cars and Coffee 26 http://www.flickr.com/photos/8663326@N06/3133034098 UT Tower http://www.flickr.com/photos/35888901@N00/2674668704 Etech 2008 http://www.flickr.com/photos/7550402@N02/2308859535 An Intersection of Paths http://www.flickr.com/photos/11594851@N00/86555028 My Office, March 2008 http://www.flickr.com/photos/65977087@N00/2306151268 MusicBrainz Servers http://www.flickr.com/photos/81126501@N00/2939259129 Cat and Mouse Games... http://www.flickr.com/photos/71652949@N00/3059087784 Savage Walk http://www.flickr.com/photos/61787893@N00/275371357 Big Talker http://www.flickr.com/photos/71235231@N00/51032897 And I Saw Your Hand… http://www.flickr.com/photos/51035555243@N01/85441961 Light #2 http://www.flickr.com/photos/41066937@N00/84994761 Introduction to Monstering http://www.flickr.com/photos/76074333@N00/318034222 Choices http://www.flickr.com/photos/53611153@N00/3340033037 Questions http://www.flickr.com/photos/42788859@N00/318947873
  • Questions? Comments?
  • Contact me! lauren@laurenpressley.com http://laurenpressley.com/library Twitter: LaurenPressley