Tag Archives: 4for14

Four Futures for School Libraries – Guest Post by Valerie Hill #4FOR14

4 themes for school libraries in 2014 by by Dr. Valerie Hill. The four areas for the future of School Libraries that Dr. Hill outlines are: Critical Thinking Constructivist Learning Collaboration Digital Citizenship This guest post was written by Dr. Valerie Hill, school librarian for Lewisville ISD in Texas and adjunct instructor at Texas Woman’s […]

Four Takeaways From CES for Librarians #4for14

Brian Pichman attended the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) this year and shared his thoughts on the big themes unveiled as they impact libraries.  The four major areas are: Home/Life Automation, Wearable Technologies, Self-Driving Cars, Current Tech (3D Printers/4K TVs/3D TVs). The following is from Brian Pichman Consumer Electronic Show 2014 Recap Every year, Las Vegas […]

Four Futures for Academic Libraries – Guest Post #4for14

Four areas for the future of Academic Libraries Creativity Value Data Collaboration Guest Post by Dr. Stacey Greenwell, Associate Dean, Academic Affairs and Research at the University of Kentucky Libraries, the founding chair of the SLA Academic Division, and is currently teaching New Directions in Academic Libraries at Syracuse University. Creativity Disruptions in the higher […]


4 Library Directions for 2014 #4for14

Four themes for libraries in 2014. Libraries as change entities Partnerships as growth New platforms for non-traditional library services Libraries as gap filler 2014 will be about revolutions just as 2013 was about evolutions. My first post for the #4for14 meme includes major library areas that will be big in 2014. The conversation about the near future […]