Customer Experience · Librarianship · Programming · Public libraries · Technology

Meditation on Makerspaces, Missions, and other Matters

Note: This post grew out of an email exchange with colleagues who voiced legitimate questions and concerns about whether makerspaces were an appropriate choice for their library system.   The following is my slightly edited (for grammar and clarity) response. Colleagues, I agree with you that having a “makerspace” (i.e. designating a specific space to… Continue reading Meditation on Makerspaces, Missions, and other Matters

Presentations · Programming · Tedx

PALA Presentation: TEDx and Libraries: A Partnership for Community Engagement

Here is the slide deck for our talk: TEDx and Libraries: A Partnership for Community Engagement, Presented by Peter Bromberg, Janie Hermann and John LeMasney for the Pennsylvania Library Association Conference, October 27, 2010.  (Download the powerpoint deck and look in speaker’s notes for content.) TEDx and Libraries: A Partnership for Community Engagement View more… Continue reading PALA Presentation: TEDx and Libraries: A Partnership for Community Engagement