Report from Designing 4 Digital – A Library UX conference

This week I attended Designing For Digital, a new library UX conference held in Austin, TX.  The brainchild of Judy Siegel and Bonnie Tijerina, D4D aims to: “educate and expose library and information professionals to colleagues working on user experience, discovery, design and usability projects inside and outside of libraries.” Attendees, though small in number, came…

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IUG 2012: Javascript for the WebPAC, Google analytics, and more

I came away from this year’s Innovative Users Group conference with lots of good, practical information that I can readily put to use at my library.  Here are four sessions I found especially helpful: 1)  Beyond WebPAC Pro: Bending the Limitations of the Web Catalog with JavaScript Presented by Jason Thomale and William Hicks from…

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NETSL 2011 Annual Spring Conference

The NETSL conference was amazing this year!  It was forward-looking, inspirational, and energizing — it’s put me into a rapturous state, all inspired and ready to go out and change the tech services world one Shelf-Ready book at a time! The conference theme was “2020 vision: A new decade for technical services.”   The four main…

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