Group Communication

Coach, Confidante, Communicator: The Library Manager’s Role in Change Management

By Kevin Stehr, Vice President, North American Sales, ProQuest As technology changes…as research habits change…as budget changes…so must libraries change. Whether the change involves a print-to-electronic transition or a space reclamation project, there are bound to be questions, concerns and even resistance. And who stands at the center of a change initiative? The library’s management

Mobile App Design

Is your mobile campus app strategy out of control? How many is too many?

Bob Banerjee – Solutions Architect, campusM Mobile Solutions, Ex Libris First generation campus mobile apps typically had two origins: An expansion on a student record system app A mobile version of the existing university website Expanding a student record system app is largely a one-size-fits-all solution, throwing all the functionality at everyone even if it’s

Digital Time

Lessons Learned from Data Loss and the Need for Digital Preservation Strategies

Adi Alter, Rosetta Senior Product Manager, Digital Preservation and Management, Ex Libris I am frequently asked how necessary it is to apply digital preservation strategies and how frequently data is actually lost in the absence of such a strategy. I believe that this question should be addressed from a different angle – how great will

Ex Libris at ALA Midwinter

ALA Midwinter in Atlanta is here! Don’t miss the presentations on Alma, Primo & Summon, and Leganto. This year we’re talking about openness and collaboration, history and innovation, and the challenges of higher education. Alma Saturday, January 21 Your Connected Library: Openness, Integrations, and Knowledge-Sharing 8:30 – 10:00 AM | Georgia World Congress Center |