Introduction to Mobile Services for Libraries

Date(s) - 09/23/2014
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm



The power and potential for mobile devices in libraries is limitless. In this two-hour live online class, students will explore the range of mobile devices available, unique resources for accessing mobile apps and information, and strategies for integrating the use of mobile devices into traditional library services like reference, instruction and programs, and marketing and promotion.

After this class, students will:

  • Understand the range and variety of available mobile devices
  • Review and evaluate mobile devices for library use using a range of resources
  • Access information through quality mobile applications
  • Integrate mobile devices and applications into library services

Can’t attend the live event?  Register over here for access to the recording, made available within 7 days of the live webinar.


Biography ~ Russell Palmer
Russell Palmer is the Supervisor of Professional Development at LYRASIS. He writes, teaches, and speaks on a wide range of topics, including resource sharing, reference and information services, collection development and information literacy. Russell previously worked as Instruction and Outreach Coordinator at Mercer University. Russell has been invited to speak at state, regional, national, and international conferences, including LOEX, LOEX of the West, and the Reference Renaissance. He earned his MLIS at Florida State University, and his AB in English at the University of Georgia.


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