This course was first offered July-August 2012, and will be offered again May 13-June 21, 2013.
Go in-depth with Rebecca, Carolyn, and Heather as they explore using iPads, tablets, and other gadgets in the library setting. This six-week eCourse will touch on many of the aspects we’ve covered in our webinars and presentations, and much more!
Registration and other information available: http://www.alastore.ala.org/detail.aspx?ID=3819
At the end of this eCourse, you will be able to:
Now that personal electronic devices like tables, smart phones and digital cameras are ubiquitous, it’s important for librarians to be able to incorporate these devices into both library services and internal staff activity. In this first-of-its-kind eCourse, Virginia Tech librarians and gadget experts Rebecca Miller, Carolyn Meier and Heather Moorefield-Lang will show you what you need to know about these gadgets, from surveying the landscape of available products to purchasing and implementing these devices in your library. Over the six weeks of the eCourse you will also gain new tech skills, such as communicating via video blog or podcast and using Twitter and social bookmarking tools to share ideas.