Use the Next Library community to shape your interactive session and make it even more relevant to the participants at Next Library 2015. See how Erin Berman makes use of a survey to shape her Interactive Session "Privacy Literacy: It’s No…Continue
Added by Mads Lykke on August 17, 2015 at 16:00 — No Comments
More than 50 people from 14 countries are right now organizing 15 Interactive Sessions and Ignite Next Library Talks.
The preliminary program is available here. Stay tuned for announcements of additional sessions and keynote…Continue
Added by Mads Lykke on August 14, 2015 at 15:00 — No Comments
An excellent opportunity to see Aarhus - cycling with colleagues.
An optional event offered by Next Library Festival Partner, Cycling for Libraries.
Videos from Danish Television:…
Added by Next Library on July 22, 2015 at 13:30 — No Comments
More than 300 participants from 28 countries are coming to the Next Library Festival 2015 in Dokk1, Aarhus.
We look forward to see each one of you in Dokk1 in September!
Registration is now closed.
Added by Next Library on July 1, 2015 at 21:00 — No Comments
Next Library Crew - and staff of Dokk1 - had a great and very busy time up to and including the opening of Dokk1. We had almost 18.000 visitors in the opening weekend – about 6 % of the population in Aarhus were here. And we got entirely very good comments!
Looking forward to seeing you here for the International Opening of Dokk1 in Aarhus in September!…Continue
Added by Next Library on June 23, 2015 at 12:30 — No Comments
“Enlighten us, but make it quick!” is the slogan of Ignite Talks. At Next Library Festival 2015 there will be sessions with 6-12 Ignite Talks – you can be one of them: the call for Ignite…
Added by Next Library on May 18, 2015 at 22:30 — No Comments
We have received a record number of proposals for Interactive Sessions. We have just accepted 16 sessions and will soon tell more about them!
Some of the sessions that you can experience at the Next Library Festival are:
Added by Next Library on April 22, 2015 at 14:00 — No Comments
We have received a lot of great proposals for interactive sessions. Next Library Committee is currently reviewing the many amazing proposals.
Therefore: stay tuned for exciting announcements of Interactive Sessions at Next Library 2015.
There's lots of other ways to contribute to the Next Library Festival:
Added by Next Library on March 28, 2015 at 0:05 — No Comments
We are looking for interactive sessions that inspire, explore and share ideas related to the themes of the Next Library Festival 2015. The interactive sessions should bring together library innovators, practitioners, researchers, designers and researcher from different parts of the world to discuss and explore the future of libraries.
Added by Next Library on February 16, 2015 at 22:26 — No Comments
We are pleased to announce the release of the Design Thinking Toolkit for Libraries. The toolkit can be used by any front-line library staffer to adapt to library users’ changing needs and it is one of the things we want to talk to you about at the Next Library Festival 2015!
Design thinking for libraries
Chicago and Aarhus Public Libraries worked…Continue
It is my pleasure to introduce the 4th IEEE International Symposium on Emerging Trends and…Continue
Accelerating learning is such an appropriate conference theme in this age of acceleration. I look forward to immersing in the flow of Next Library energy, ideas and innovative services that I expect participants to bring to this gathering.
Libraries are proving themselves to be nimble and responsive as they push boundaries and increase their relevance to the community. Yet a library is only as nimble as its staff—those who are implementing the new programs and engaging with community…Continue
Added by Betha Gutsche on June 20, 2014 at 23:44 — No Comments
The Next Library 2014 preconference tour schedule and conference session schedule are now available for viewing and selection.
To start, please visit, Program Registration at https://www.regonline.com/builder/site/tab2.aspx?EventID=1438846 and enter the email address and password from your initial registration. Then, once on the Events & Fees page, select the tours and sessions you’d…Continue
Added by Michelle Frisque on May 29, 2014 at 0:25 — No Comments
Interactive enrichment programs for youth (literacy, STEM) that librarians can do. Often librarians are not trained on development milestones of children, teaching methods, so they have to teach themselves. What materials, games, activities are at hand that we can use to develop truly educational programs - but fun - for older kids (NOT story time). I've had experience doing these because I've been fortunate to work with teachers-turned-librarian, but we still basically started from scratch…Continue
Added by Tiffany Verzani on May 16, 2014 at 22:12 — No Comments
Next Library 2014 is now accepting proposals for innovative and interactive sessions to be presented at Next Library 2014 June 20-25, 2014 in Chicago, IL USA. The purpose of Next Library 2014, Accelerate Learning, is to encourage libraries to push boundaries, lead and accelerate changes in support of 21st century learning and create connections between people across disciplines and countries. Next Library is looking for people from multiple sectors to share…Continue
Added by Michelle Frisque on February 27, 2014 at 2:09 — No Comments
Come experience this year’s Next Library conference - Accelerate Learning - in Chicago, IL USA June 22-24 at the beautiful Harold Washington Library Center.
Immerse yourself in conversations with colleagues, create new connections and discover new concepts in global learning.
Visit http://www.nextlibrary.net/registration2014 to discover early bird rates, book your hotel and become a member of the…Continue
Added by Michelle Frisque on February 13, 2014 at 7:20 — No Comments
The 2014 NEXT Library Conference takes place in Chicago, Illinois (United States) on June 23-25, 2014. This global gathering of library innovators and leaders will explore the theme Accelerate Learning and is co-sponsored by Aarhus Libraries, Chicago Public Library, Chicago Public Library Foundation and the Urban Libraries Council.
A key goal of the NEXT Library Conference is to build an international community…Continue
Added by Michelle Frisque on February 10, 2014 at 23:15 — No Comments
Added by Brian Bannon on February 10, 2014 at 20:29 — No Comments
Show us the future for local communities, democracy and knowledge sharing. Are you a creative entrepreneur, social innovator, artist or inventor? Or have you simply got a genuine
good idea, which can use …
Added by Lotte Hviid Dhyrbye on September 25, 2013 at 9:05 — No Comments
Please visit my set of photos from the conference and beyond http://flic.kr/s/aHsjG2Q7iK