A new use for Tony’s project…
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LABRARY Kickoff! from Harvard Library Innovation Lab on Vimeo.
Come by the first event in our Friday “Librarians Talk” open discussion series! Friday 12-1pm at 92 Mt Auburn. Bring your lunch, coffee and dessert will be provided. We’ll discuss and rethink the role of reference, including: What is reference? How do you teach research skills? What are the bounds of reference? How does… Read more »
In class today, Tony and Arielle and I checked out a couple of pretty interesting Kickstarter projects. These two videos are made by the same guy, and both are wildly successful. Scanbox aimed for $12,500 and raised almost $200k, while LIFX was looking for $100k and ended up with over $1.3 million — with 29… Read more »
Between now and the next class, our goal is to document the physical and social life of Harvard Library space. We’ll be doing some fieldwork: observing and interviewing students and staff at libraries around campus (see map above). The assignment has two parts: 1. Documentation. Each student will spend some time hanging out at two… Read more »