New Tech Tour: Exploring Technologies and their Place in the Library
We live in a time of rapid technological change! Nick Tanzi, the Digital Librarian will take you on a tour of some popular emerging technologies, covering how they can be used right now in a library setting, before preparing you for the future innovations that lay ahead.
At the end of the session, attendees will:
- Understand how specific emerging technologies work, and how they can be used to enhance library services.
- Learn how to determine when a technology is ripe for adoption.
- Plan for the impact of upcoming technology trends.
Nick Tanzi is a nationally recognized library technology consultant, and author of the books Making the Most of Digital Collections Through Training and Outreach (2016) and Best Technologies for Public Libraries: Policies, Programs, and Services (2020). From 2019-2021, Tanzi served as the column editor for Public Library Magazine’s “The Wired Library”. His work has also been featured in publications including VOYA Magazine, Computers in Libraries, Library Journal, and Marketing Library Services.
- Tuesday, January 11, 2022
- Time (MST):
- 9:00am - 10:30am
- Time Zone:
- Arizona Time (change)