A Librarian's Field Guide to Near Field Communication-The Public Library Association Blog | New-Tech Librarian | Scoop.it

Librarians Kristen Yarmey and Sheli Elizabeth McHugh of the University of Scranton reported on the potential use of near field communication (NFC) tags in public libraries in their presentation “A Librarian’s Field Guide to Near Field Communication.  NFC smartphones could be used to pay for printing or fines. Tapping a NFC tag on a poster could sign a person up to a program. Tags with reviews could be put on book jackets.”