Category Archives: Emerging Technologies

SXSWi Spots and Sessions for Librarians

Here is the list of all SXSWi events. There are so many sessions to attend and people to meet that it can be pretty overwhelming. When searching this extensive list try narrowing it down by theme such as: DIY, Hacker and Maker Social and Relationships Design and Development Diversity and Emerging Markets Work and Career […]

Your Infographic Toolkit (For those with little to no graphic design experience)

Creating an infographic can be tedious and time consuming, especially for those with little to no graphic design experience. Here are the best tools that I have found that enable me to not only create an infographic but streamline my process. Find an Infographic Generator These are just some of the many infographic generators that […]

Top 10 Libraries for Academic Libraries to Follow on Pinterest

With the popularity of libraries joining Pinterest I thought I would share the list of top 10 libraries that I think are worth following. I like to follow libraries that have boards that focus on research, technology, and interesting promotional ideas. Criteria: Post¬†quality content for repinning- This includes content that promotes research, innovation, best practices, […]

Keeping My Ideas Organized

I am forever coming up with new ideas that flit across my synapses and are promptly forgotten. To help me remember everything I found these tools to be¬†indispensable: Evernote: Note taking tool Works on all my devices (ipad, desktop, etc) I have an addon in my outlook so adding an email to Evernote is as […]