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QR Connections: QR Codes in Libraries

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QR Connections: QR Codes in Libraries

  1. 1. QR Connections:QR Codes in Libraries Krista Godfrey Memorial University of Newfoundland kgodfrey@mun.ca
  2. 2. What to expect• What’s it all about?• What’s being done?• How can I do it?• Issues & Advantages• Best Practices http://bit.ly/xtUX9c
  3. 3. http://bit.ly/IO6aNeQR CODES:Love ‘em or Hate ‘em?
  4. 4. QR codes2D Barcode “Open Source” Cheap Text Easy New hyperlinks URLS Phone numbers
  5. 5. How it works
  6. 6. http://bit.ly/x02j0rQR Code readers * QuickMark * Paperlinks * BeeTag * NeoReader
  7. 7. http://bit.ly/xR5B8GQR Codes in thewild
  8. 8. http://bit.ly/y2RKcw
  9. 9. http://bit.ly/wnHdsN
  10. 10. http://bit.ly/zuYRRG
  11. 11. http://bit.ly/yxRLX7QR codes inlibraries
  12. 12. Poll: Is your library using QR Codes?http://bit.ly/IO6DPy
  13. 13. http://bit.ly/wfTaUC
  14. 14. http://bit.ly/wlU3LJ
  15. 15. http://bit.ly/zDPZix http://bit.ly/zDPZix
  16. 16. http://bit.ly/xgwEd5
  17. 17. http://bit.ly/yJfJ2z
  18. 18. CHAT TIME What are you doing with QR Codes?http://bit.ly/L7L7qI
  19. 19. http://bit.ly/wovHTUCreating QR codes GENERATORS: * Kaywa * Delivr * GoQR * Kerem Erkam
  20. 20. QR Generators Kaywa goo.gl GoQR Delivr
  21. 21. http://bit.ly/wuZj9jStatistics * bit.ly * goo.gl
  22. 22. QR Alternatives SnapTag Microsoft Tag
  23. 23. QR Alternatives SnapTag Microsoft Tag
  24. 24. http://bit.ly/wYxh9nIssues andadvantages
  25. 25. http://bit.ly/xdKLXRACCESSIBILITY Visually and mobility impaired
  26. 26. Digital divide Smartphones, data plans, appshttp://bit.ly/xmIhOL
  27. 27. http://bit.ly/KFPuDFMobile
  28. 28. http://slidesha.re/L6UZAY
  29. 29. connectivity * Data costs money * Does wifi require authentication?http://bit.ly/yLATsb
  30. 30. Securityhttp://bit.ly/yVrNsG
  31. 31. Who’s your audience? Are they using QR codes?http://bit.ly/Aedq37
  32. 32. POLL TIME Have you successfully Scanned a QR Code?http://bit.ly/IO6DPy
  33. 33. http://bit.ly/wwbC1l
  34. 34. http://bit.ly/Jhf0Oz
  35. 35. http://bit.ly/ycH4Z4
  36. 36. http://bit.ly/ycH4Z4
  37. 37. http://bit.ly/xIzWCg
  38. 38. http://bit.ly/xIzWCg
  39. 39. Some Guiding principleshttp://bit.ly/yZl7sZ
  40. 40. http://bit.ly/xCc3pmget outside thelibrary
  41. 41. http://bit.ly/Jhfa8w
  42. 42. Link to Mobile siteshttp://bit.ly/xycXFF
  43. 43. Provide Alternativeshttp://bit.ly/JogNHU
  44. 44. Size mattershttp://bit.ly/Aj3rVd
  45. 45. http://bit.ly/zJZSGElocation, location,location
  46. 46. http://bit.ly/zeXI5zDon’t over do it
  47. 47. http://bit.ly/L7vxvcKeep it Short
  48. 48. http://bit.ly/ziOhiKAdd Value
  49. 49. http://bit.ly/x4A909Save Time
  50. 50. Avoid ending uphere
  51. 51. The Future: Uncertainhttp://bit.ly/L6P52I
  52. 52. Questions? kgodfrey@mun.ca twitter: weelibrarian about.me/weelibrarianhttp://bit.ly/wBRLuK
  53. 53. Selected BibliographyAguirre, Don. (2011). QR Codes Go to College. http://www.archrival.com/ideas/13/qr-codes-go-to-collegeBrenner, Joanna (2012). Pew Internet: Mobile. http://bit.ly/L7CKLOClasper, Emily.(2011). Libraries and QR Codes: You’re doing it wrong. http://bit.ly/JhhjkGDempsey, Mega. (2011). “QR Codes: Fun Fad or Valuable Tool for Libraries”. Journal of ElectronicResources Librarianship. 23.3, 294-297.Hicks, Alison and Caroline Sinkinson. (2011). “Situated Questions and Answers: Responding toLibrary Users with QR Codes”. Reference & User Services Quarterly 51.1, 60-69.Kane, Danielle and Jeff Schneidewind. (2011). “QR Codes as Finding Aides: Linking Electronic andPrint Library Resources”. Public Services Quarterly. 2011. 7:111-124.King, Nathan. QR Code Awareness (2010). http://www.austin-williams.com/blog/post.cfm/qr-code-infographicmobiThinking. (2012). Global mobile statistics 2012: all quality mobile marketing research, mobileWeb stats, subscribers, ad revenue, usage, trends... http://bit.ly/JhiQHeNedell, Veselin. (2012). QR Code stats for 2011. http://www.youscan.me/blog/statistics/qr-code-stats-for-2011/Nielsen. (2012). America’s New Mobile Majority: a Look at Smartphone Owners in the U.S. http://blog.nielsen.com/nielsenwire/?p=31688Purcell, Kristen. (2011). Half of adult cell phone owners have apps on their phones. http://pewinternet.org/Reports/2011/Apps-update.aspxRainie, Lee (2012). The State of Mobile America http://slidesha.re/L6UZAY http://bit.ly/L7IDIVWalsh, Andrew (2011).. “Blurring the boundaries between our physical and electronic libraries”. TheElectronic Library.9.4, 429-437.

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