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By Aaron Tay
As content become increasingly available online through ebooks and ejournals, and our users shift to online methods of searching , communication and interaction, the library needs to evolve to handle these new behavioral patterns.
This talk will describe how NUS Libraries is engaging users online using online chat reference services, social media platforms like Facebook and Twitter.
NUS Libraries is also embracing the elearning and has experimented with a variety of tools and services such as Webex, Breeze as well as videos created using Flash or Camtasia.
With the wealth of tools & services available, which are the right tools? What are users preferences with regards to say online chat reference versus physical chat reference? Attending lectures live online vs. in person? Do users really want or expect to obtain help online versus chat for long research and difficult questions?