Information and Communication about Next Library 2015


Deborah Jacobs, Director of Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation:

Erhardt Graeff, PhD researcher at the MIT Media Lab
Civic Media Communities making change

Donna Scheeder, President of IFLA, International Federation of Library Associations and Institutions: Donna_Scheeder_Building_and_Implementing_the_Change_Agenda_Next_Library_2015_.pdf

Dimitris Protopsaltou, Co-founder and the Director of Future Library, Greece
On the Verge Of Collapse - How the Greek libraries are dealing with societal challenges of scale 


Camelia Crişan: Romanian citizens becoming more active in libraries’ democracy nests. - Presentation from session: / I Want To Hold Your Hand - Libraries’ Design In Times Of Crises

Yaroslava Tytarenko, IREX /Ukraine: Ukraine Libraries meet Community Needs in Times of Crisis - - Presentation from session: / I Want To Hold Your Hand - Libraries’ Design In Times Of Crises

Susan Dobbs and Stacie Ledden, Anythink: Slides from we put the fun in funk session

Greg Mickells, Library Director, Madison Public Library; Trent Miller, Head Bubblerarian, Madison Public Library; Nate Davis, Co-Founder Steel House: Participatory Culture In The Library: Next Library 2015

Susan Benton, Kristi Zappie Ferradino and Susan McVey:
Get the Edge - Leveraging Data to Action / Presentation from interactive session

Lynn Koh, Joti Upadhya Public Libraries Singapore, National Library Board Singapore: Tools for Co-creation in Service Design

Rosan Boesch: Flexible Learning Space in the Library

Vincent Bonnet and Kristīne Pabērza: Do pitch yourself! A Library advocacy 4 EU role-play.

Brad Hammond: Free creative tech / maker space resource list

Sara S. Moran, Nathaniel Eddy, Autumn McClintock and Joel A. Nichols, Free Library of Philadelphia: Stress Tests: Conducting Strategic Analyses of Public Library Services & Programs to Guide Libraries of Future


65,000 libraries: one story. Speaker: Ilona Kish, Programme Public Libraries 2020, Reading & Writing Foundation, Belgium 

Extreme Library Makeover and Mindshifts. Speaker: Erik Boekesteijn, Library Avenger, Doklab, The Netherlands 

How to change a librarianSpeaker: Julia Bergmann, Library Avenger, freelance trainer for information literacy and new technologies, Germany

Global librarianship: Turning global inspiration into local action in your librarySpeaker: Jan Holmquist, Library Avenger, Denmark

Using library architecture to combat loneliness and encourage connectionsSpeaker: Melissa Wieser, Librarian, Allerød Library, Denmark

6_igInteractive Soundscapes in the library - Shhhh!Speaker: Asger Christensen, Spoink, Denmark

A World of PlayfulnessSpeaker: Mathias Poulsen, Counterplay, Denmark

Planning Library Spaces - When Someone Else Is PayingSpeaker: Daniel Cherubin, Chief Librarian and Associate Dean, Hunter College, CUNY (New York, NY, USA 

How to curate social mediaSpeaker: Peter Alsbjer, Library Director, Örebro Public Library, Sweden 

DIY -> DITSpeaker: Mogens Vestergaard, Library Director, Roskilde Libraries, Denmark

Library Big Data? The process of creating better Search in library platforms using data science. Speaker: Madeleine Saunte, Strategic consultant, DBC, Denmark 

Story of the library as a living cookbookSpeaker: Emma Catiri , librarian, Biblioteca Zara, Milano, Italy

A colorful journey – children’s learning through play at the library in the Capital of Children. Speaker: Ole Bisbjerg, Head of Libraries and Community Service, Billund Municipality, Denmark

Taking user-generated data into the Holy Halls. Speaker: Søren Bitsch Christensen, City Archivist Aarhus City Archives, Denmark 

Libraries – agora’s of the 21. CenturySpeaker: Sara Jørgensen, Head of development, Herning Libraries, Denmark


Amandine Jacquet
Aarhus : du mythe à la réalité

Un non-congrès sur l'accès aux savoirs / Amadine Jacquet



Videos from Studio


Twitter                          #nextlibrary2015   

Flickr                            #nextlibrary2015



Dr. Camelia Crisan: Civil Literacy in Public Libraries

Melanie Huggins’s blog, september 10, 2015: What a happy coincidence!

Peter Alsbjers Blogg: #nextlibrary2015 Re-visited del 1

Peter Alsbjers Blogg: #nextlibrary2015 del 2: Två Lästips från Debroah Jacobs

Storify by Michael Collins: 700 tweets

Moqub’s bibliotheek van dingen: Next Library 2015 – dag 1

Moqub’s bibliotheek van dingen: Next Library 2015 – de lokatie

Moqub’s bibliotheek van dingen: Next Library 2015 – dag 3

Biblioteksutveckling Blekinge Kronenberg Bloggar: Next Library – Ett Första Nedslag, 18.09.15, Maria Lundqvist.

Biblioteksutveckling Blekinge Kronenberg Bloggar: Next Library – Ett andra Nedslag, 23.09.2015, Maria Lundqvist. 

Biblioteksutveckling Blekinge Kronenberg Bloggar: Next Library – Ett tredje nedslag, 29.09.2015, Maria Lundqvist.

Jan Holmquist, September 14, 2015: Ignite – Next Library: From Global Inspiration to Local Action

Greg Mickells, Library Director, Madison Public Library; Trent Miller, Head Bubblerarian, Madison Public Library; Nate Davis, Co-Founder Steel House: some photos and a short video from our actual presentation at Next Library Festival

Nextlibraryteen - uniting teens and teen-serving librarians around the globe 


Martynas Mažvydas National Library of Lithuania: Tarptautinė konferencija „Next Library 2015“

Kaunas Regional Libraries: Konferencijos „Next Library 2015“ atgarsiai


Cycling for libraries: From Oslo to Aarhus, 1-10 September

EBLIDA Newsletter, Issue No. 9. September 2015 

EIFL: The Next Library of Aarhus - New Aarhus Central Library a model for inspiration and innovation 2015

EIFL: Next Library Festival 2015 : EIFL-PLIP team and grantees attend conference on public libraries in the 21st century

CounterPlay, september 15, 2015: Playful Libraries – writeup from Next

IFLA: Next Library 2015

Richland library, 17.09.2015: Global impact from home – Richland Library’s Vision Felt Worldwide (about Melanie Huggins) 

Edge – Where People Connect, Communication Achieve: Newsletter September 24, 2015

Eurobib / Schulz Peyers: Next Library festival 2015


Invitation to Next Library 2015 

Program for Next Library 2015



Elsebeth Tank’s blog, september 15, 2015: In Aarhus everything is awesome

Biblioteksdebat / Michel Steen-Hansen: Aarhus Wauw effect the wow effect at #Next Library 2015 


Press Release Next Library 2015

Mail for all public libraries in Denmark, January 5, 2015

Bibliotekarforbundet, Perspektiv: Konference: Call for action 16.09.15

Bibliotekarforbundet, Perspektiv: Bibliotekskonference på cykelstien 02.09.15

Bibliotekarforbundet, Perspektiv: Ny pris for at fremme læselyst 28.09.15

Systematic: 13, september 2015: Ny pris belønner innovative projekter, der fremmer læselysten

Systematic: Next Library Festival 2015

Danmarks biblioteksforening Next Library 2015 International Opening of Dokk1

Rosanbosch: Next Library 2015: Rosan Bosch udfordrer det traditionelle læringsrum, 8. september 2015

Lammhults Biblioteksdesign A/S: Next Library festival 2015, 5. august 2015

T!NGCONCEPT: Next library 2015

DR: Biblioteksfolk cykler rundt i Skandinavien



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