Join Chris DeCristofaro delves into drones and learn how your library can bring drones to your users. Drones are becoming part of the ‘Library of Things’ and there are so many aspects to consider when making these crafts part of your collection. This program will focus on:
– Types of drones
– FAA regulations
– Library Policy
– Creative Library Programming Ideas


Original broadcast September 17, 2019

Biography ~ Chris DeCristofaro
Chris DeCristofaro is the Technology Librarian at the Sachem Public Library in Holbrook, New York. Chris the creator and co-host of the podcast “The Library Pros”, a podcast that discusses libraries and technology. The podcast has had over 5,000 downloads in 18 months and has been downloaded in all 50 states and 22 countries around the world. Chris has been a librarian since 2002 working in several libraries across Suffolk County New York. He has been a speaker at various conferences and seminars and is currently the President of the “Computer and Technical Services Division of the Suffolk County Library Association” and hosts a monthly meeting discussing libraries and tech with colleagues from across Long Island.