LOLA WONG
CANDIDATE for WEB INITATIVES LIBRARIAN
at WILFRID LAURIER UNIVERSITY
WEB INITIATIVES
MORE THAN WEBSITES AND DATABASES
Interface &Interface &
InnovationInnovation
SupportSupport
LolaWong
WEBIN...
BACKGROUND
LolaWong
WEBINITATIVESLIBRARIAN CANDIDATE
Prepared Nov 2010
for WILFRIDLAURIERUNIVERSITY
WINNIPEG, MANITOBA
BACKGROUND
LolaWong
WEBINITATIVESLIBRARIAN CANDIDATE
Prepared Nov 2010
for WILFRIDLAURIERUNIVERSITY
WORK EXPERIENCE
LolaWong
WEBINITATIVESLIBRARIAN CANDIDATE
Prepared Nov 2010
for WILFRIDLAURIERUNIVERSITY
AREAS OF INTEREST
Experience creating
engaging and
organized interfaces
for online services.
WEBDESIGN
Passion for discove...
WEB INITIATIVES
MORE THAN WEBSITES AND DATABASES
Interface &Interface &
InnovationInnovation
SupportSupport
LolaWong
WEBIN...
Easy to find/access
Easy to navigate & use
Easy to come back to
CREATING ONLINE PRESENCE
Online resources and services nee...
EMERGING TECHNOLOGIES
HARDWARE & DEVICES
LolaWong
WEBINITATIVESLIBRARIAN CANDIDATE
Prepared Nov 2010
for WILFRIDLAURIERUNI...
GOING DIGITAL
The digital environment: a 'greener' pasture
LolaWong
WEBINITATIVESLIBRARIAN CANDIDATE
Prepared Nov 2010
for...
EMERGING TECHNOLOGIES
SOFTWARE & APPLICATIONS
LolaWong
WEBINITATIVESLIBRARIAN CANDIDATE
Prepared Nov 2010
for WILFRIDLAURI...
INTERFACE INNOVATION
Creative & engaging ways to present information
LolaWong
WEBINITATIVESLIBRARIAN CANDIDATE
Prepared No...
LIBRARY GENIUSES
KNOWLEGABLE AND CREATIVE SUPPORT
By providing supporting online
tutorials and resources, we can
enhance i...
WEB INITIATIVES
Anticipating the future of academic library
online services and resources.
MORE THAN WEBSITES AND DATABASE...
LOLA WONG
CANDIDATE for WEB INITATIVES LIBRARIAN
at WILFRID LAURIER UNIVERSITY
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  1. 1. LOLA WONG CANDIDATE for WEB INITATIVES LIBRARIAN at WILFRID LAURIER UNIVERSITY
  2. 2. WEB INITIATIVES MORE THAN WEBSITES AND DATABASES Interface &Interface & InnovationInnovation SupportSupport LolaWong WEBINITATIVESLIBRARIAN CANDIDATE Prepared Nov 2010 for WILFRIDLAURIERUNIVERSITY TechnologyTechnology Anticipating the future of academic library online services and resources.
  3. 3. BACKGROUND LolaWong WEBINITATIVESLIBRARIAN CANDIDATE Prepared Nov 2010 for WILFRIDLAURIERUNIVERSITY WINNIPEG, MANITOBA
  4. 4. BACKGROUND LolaWong WEBINITATIVESLIBRARIAN CANDIDATE Prepared Nov 2010 for WILFRIDLAURIERUNIVERSITY
  5. 5. WORK EXPERIENCE LolaWong WEBINITATIVESLIBRARIAN CANDIDATE Prepared Nov 2010 for WILFRIDLAURIERUNIVERSITY
  6. 6. AREAS OF INTEREST Experience creating engaging and organized interfaces for online services. WEBDESIGN Passion for discovering and testing new technology, hardware & software. TECHNOPHILE LolaWong WEBINITATIVESLIBRARIAN CANDIDATE Prepared Nov 2010 for WILFRIDLAURIERUNIVERSITY
  7. 7. WEB INITIATIVES MORE THAN WEBSITES AND DATABASES Interface &Interface & InnovationInnovation SupportSupport LolaWong WEBINITATIVESLIBRARIAN CANDIDATE Prepared Nov 2010 for WILFRIDLAURIERUNIVERSITY TechnologyTechnology Anticipating the future of academic library online services and resources.
  8. 8. Easy to find/access Easy to navigate & use Easy to come back to CREATING ONLINE PRESENCE Online resources and services need to be: LolaWong WEBINITATIVESLIBRARIAN CANDIDATE Prepared Nov 2010 for WILFRIDLAURIERUNIVERSITY
  9. 9. EMERGING TECHNOLOGIES HARDWARE & DEVICES LolaWong WEBINITATIVESLIBRARIAN CANDIDATE Prepared Nov 2010 for WILFRIDLAURIERUNIVERSITY Smartphones, e-readers, netbooks, tablets, mobile devices, are drivers in online and application development. Mobile technology Enhance access to content in Laurier’s 120,000 electronic books and 30,000+ full-text online journals; continue to provide seamless interaction with scholarly information. Digital content (Nielsen, 2010) http://blog.nielsen.com/nielsenwire/online_mobile/mobile-snapshot-smartphones-now-28-of-u-s-cellphone-market?cnn=yesı
  10. 10. GOING DIGITAL The digital environment: a 'greener' pasture LolaWong WEBINITATIVESLIBRARIAN CANDIDATE Prepared Nov 2010 for WILFRIDLAURIERUNIVERSITY In addition to WLU library’s five initiatives to reduce, reuse and recycle we can promote digital and electronic resources to reduce printing resource consumption.
  11. 11. EMERGING TECHNOLOGIES SOFTWARE & APPLICATIONS LolaWong WEBINITATIVESLIBRARIAN CANDIDATE Prepared Nov 2010 for WILFRIDLAURIERUNIVERSITY The existing media environment can be leveraged to create resources that users can use for learning and research. Discovering and exploring new trends in technology also anticipates user’s needs and potential impact on library services. Existing online technology Social networking & promotion Tapping into existing networks allow for easier access by users, but more importantly allows for exposure to information. (killerstartups.com) Social networks allow the library to build communities and communicate support for services and resources.
  12. 12. INTERFACE INNOVATION Creative & engaging ways to present information LolaWong WEBINITATIVESLIBRARIAN CANDIDATE Prepared Nov 2010 for WILFRIDLAURIERUNIVERSITY
  13. 13. LIBRARY GENIUSES KNOWLEGABLE AND CREATIVE SUPPORT By providing supporting online tutorials and resources, we can enhance information literacy instruction sessions by liaison librarians. Support through new online resources Instruction and guidance for services and resources tailored towards staff, faculty and students is within reach. Training and support for new technologies LolaWong WEBINITATIVESLIBRARIAN CANDIDATE Prepared Nov 2010 for WILFRIDLAURIERUNIVERSITY
  14. 14. WEB INITIATIVES Anticipating the future of academic library online services and resources. MORE THAN WEBSITES AND DATABASES Interface &Interface & InnovationInnovation SupportSupport LolaWong WEBINITATIVESLIBRARIAN CANDIDATE Prepared Nov 2010 for WILFRIDLAURIERUNIVERSITY TechnologyTechnology
  15. 15. LOLA WONG CANDIDATE for WEB INITATIVES LIBRARIAN at WILFRID LAURIER UNIVERSITY

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