Welcoming Mobile Devices in Your Library: Webinar Recap

Is your library prepared to support mobile device-using patrons? The kickoff webinar in our mobile devices in libraries series explored how libraries can welcome mobile device users, starting with creating mobile-friendly library spaces and making sure your staff is well-trained. 


Technology Skills Librarians Should Have

Sarah Houghton-Jan recently shared a "rough list" of technology skills on the ALA Learning Roundtable blog that she thought librarians should possess. In my opinion, the list is not so rough; it's impressively comprehensive and worth a look to see if your library's staff has the skills she outlined. I was especially interested in the softer skills category called "Personal Skills":