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Social Applications on the Verge

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Date(s) - 08/28/2013
12:00 pm - 12:45 pm

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Almost daily we read about the next hottest trend, the “killer app”, the Facebook-killer all while discovering new and innovative gadgets and gizmos that promise to make our
lives easier and more productive. Staying on top of the latest technology news can be overwhelming; however, Chad Mairn’s presentation can help lessen this anxiety.
Chad will highlight some of the latest and greatest emerging technologies that matter most today and he will explain how these technologies will provide opportunities for libraries, librarians and, most importantly, our users.

About the Instructor:
Chad Mairn is a librarian, teacher, author and ‘technophile’ who frequently shares his enthusiasm for ‘all-things technology’ as a speaker at library and technology conferences. He is an Information Services Librarian and adjunct professor at St. Petersburg College in Florida and is also the Chief Technology Officer at Novare Library Services, a company he co-founded, and whose goal is “to create custom underlying tools to help libraries interact with users, stay true to their goals and to thrive in the 21st century.

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