Category Library Futures
With formal training in strategic foresight I would now place trends in context alongside mission, forecasting, and vision setting.
A new position – Director, Library Futures with Innovative Interfaces. Because libraries have at least as much future as past, and getting to those futures is the exciting part. In this position I work alongside those across librarianship who are building and imagining the future of libraries. The plural “futureS” in my title is key […]
“The Future of Libraries” was the topic in yesterday’s free webcast by American Libraries Live on which I had the honor of speaking. Other panelists included Marshall Breeding and BohYun Kim (Florida International University). Our moderator was David Lee King. The webcast, which used Google Hangouts was sponsored by Innovative Interfaces (@iii_innovative). It was an honor to speak alongside […]
Libraries have at least as much future as they do past. This blog, my position as Director Library Futures, and my work including talks bring together analysis of directions, opportunities, and challenges for a future-moving library industry. Libraries are now a future oriented profession, by choice with forward focused librarians, by necessity, and by design […]