Category Archives: 2008

Participatory Librarianship Update

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“Participatory Librarianship Update” ALA Annual Conference, Anaheim, CA. Abstract: Update on OITP efforts in Participatory Librarianship. Slides: https://davidlankes.org/rdlankes/Presentations/2008/Futures-OITP.pdf Audio: https://davidlankes.org/rdlankes/pod/2008/Futures-OITP.mp3 Video: http://ptbed.org/downloads/Futures-OITP.mp4 Screencast:

Social Networking and Reference

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“Social Networking and Reference” Reinvented Reference 4: Emerging Technologies for Reference Services (an ALA pre-conference), Anaheim, CA. Abstract: Exploring the “why” behind social networking, and librarianship in general. Slides: https://davidlankes.org/rdlankes/Presentations/2008/RUSA.pdf Audio: https://davidlankes.org/rdlankes/pod/2008/RUSA.mp3 Video: http://ptbed.org/downloads/RUSA.mp4 Screencast:

You Are the Future of Libraries: No Pressure

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“You Are the Future of Libraries: No Pressure” Path to the Future, a University of Maryland Libraries Speaker Series, College Park, MD. Abstract: If libraries are obsolete in 10 years, it’s your fault. It’s my fault too. As Alan Kay once said “the best way to predict the future is to invent it.” So since…

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Same Old Story: Everything is Different

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“Same Old Story: Everything is Different” Metro Spring Conference, Brooklyn, NY. Abstract: A discussion of the need for innovation in reference and throughout the library profession. Slides: https://davidlankes.org/rdlankes/Presentations/2008/Metro.pdf Audio: https://davidlankes.org/rdlankes/pod/2008/Brooklyn.mp3 Video: http://ptbed.org/downloads/Metro-Record.mp4

Cornell Presentation now Streaming

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A webcast of my presentation to the Cornell Libraries is now streaming from Google Video: High quality downloadable version is available at: http://ptbed.org/downloads/Cornell.mp4

ENY ACRL Webcast Now Online

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A webcast of my presentation to the Eastern New York ACRL chapter is now streaming from Google Video: High quality downloadable version is available at: http://ptbed.org/downloads/NewEastern-Record.mp4

Library Science and the Ivy League

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“Library Science and the Ivy League” Cornell Libraries, Ithaca, NY Abstract: A discussion of the intellectual contributions libraries make to the academy. Slides: https://davidlankes.org/rdlankes/Presentations/2008/Cornell.pdf Audio: https://davidlankes.org/rdlankes/pod/2008/Cornell.mp3 Video: http://ptbed.org/downloads/Cornell.mp4

Participatory Librarianship and Radical Change Agents

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“Participatory Librarianship and Radical Change Agents” Eastern New York ACRL Chapter, Syracuse, NY. Abstract: A discussion of the need for innovation in reference and throughout the library profession. Slides: https://davidlankes.org/rdlankes/Presentations/2008/NewEastern.pdf Audio: https://davidlankes.org/rdlankes/pod/2008/ENY.mp3 Video: http://ptbed.org/downloads/NewEastern-Record.mp4