Title

Keeping afloat in technology tempests: Transforming new librarians into technologically savvy experts

Document Type

Poster

Abstract

Web and digital library positions require a combination of traditional library knowledge and current technological skills. Explore the expectations new graduates and their employers have for practical web and digitization skills and discover how to become an effective, technologically savvy librarian.

Learning Objectives
Learn routes to becoming proficient with new technologies. Discover coping strategies for unanticipated job expectations. Gain insight into life as a tech-savvy librarian

Disciplines

Data Storage Systems | Digital Communications and Networking | Library and Information Science | Other Computer Engineering

Permissions

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