7 Stellar Library Conference Presentations

I’ve been combing through the presentations from the Computers in Libraries 2012 and PLA 2012 conferences and have seen some absolutely stellar slides and presentation decks. Here are just a few to whet your appetite, but be sure and check out the others at the PLA2012 and CIL2012 websites.

QR Codes

    1. Quick, quantifiable QR codes by Jen Ferguson, Data Services Librarian at Northeastern University and Anne Woodrum, Special Collections Librarian at Brandeis University.
    2. QR Codes: Best Practices & Tips to Help Libraries Market Valuable Electronic Resources by Marie Bloechle, University of North Texas.


    1. Evaluating Mobile Options for Your Library by Amy Deschenes, Beatley Library, Simmons College.
    2. Mobile Innovation and Leadership by Nicolai Dupont Heidemann, Library Director at Kolding Public Libraries in Denmark.

New Tech Trends

    1. 5 Disruptive Trends Already Changing Public Libraries by Nate Riggs at tkg.com.

Social Media

  1. A Framework for Library Social Media Success by Johannes Neuer, eCommunications Manager at NYPL.
  2. Social Media and Your Marketing Plan by Julie Theado, Social Media Manager at Columbus Metropolitan Library.