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Here's where I attempt to gather what's coming down the library pike.
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Micron Technology Pop Video

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CNET's comprehensive Micron Technology Pop Video coverage includes unbiased reviews, exclusive video footage and Projectors/Presentation Device buying guides. Compare Micron Technology Pop Video prices, user ratings, specs and more.
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3 Ways College Libraries Are Exploring Pinterest - Wired Campus - The Chronicle of Higher Education

3 Ways College Libraries Are Exploring Pinterest - Wired Campus - The Chronicle of Higher Education | New and Emerging Library Technologies | Scoop.it
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Loveland (Colorado) Public Library Wins Award For Its Use of Cloud Computing | LJ INFOdocket

Loveland (Colorado) Public Library Wins Award For Its Use of Cloud Computing | LJ INFOdocket | New and Emerging Library Technologies | Scoop.it
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Who owns your files on Google Drive?

Who owns your files on Google Drive? | New and Emerging Library Technologies | Scoop.it
Dropbox and Microsoft's SkyDrive allow you to retain your copyright and IP rights to the work you upload to the service, but Google Drive takes everything you own. Read this blog post by Zack Whittaker on Internet & Media.
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St. Paul library launches e-book lending service

St. Paul library launches e-book lending service | New and Emerging Library Technologies | Scoop.it
The St. Paul Public Library has launched a new e-book lending service that includes not just books but also the devices on which to read them.
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Think%20like%20a%20STARTUP.pdf?sequence=1

Great white paper on what libraries could/should/would be.

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Scotts Valley looks into adding third electric vehicle charging station at library - Santa Cruz Sentinel

Scotts Valley looks into adding third electric vehicle charging station at librarySanta Cruz SentinelBy KIMBERLY WHITE -- Santa Cruz Sentinel SCOTTS VALLEY - The Scotts Valley library may be going even more high-tech.
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WVLS Digital Lites: ALA Publicity Tools for Teen Tech Week - March ...

YALSA has created a number of publicity resources for you to use to promote your library's Teen Tech Week involvement. The toolkit includes templates for: press releases; public service announcement scripts; sample letters ...
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Create a Library “Tech Shop” | American Libraries Magazine

Create a Library “Tech Shop” | American Libraries Magazine | New and Emerging Library Technologies | Scoop.it
We librarians are experts at collecting. Our jobs, our departments, our very buildings have been designed to acquire content. There is, however, another side to content that many libraries haven't yet fully explored, and that is ...
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Top technology for students and new librarians to become familiar with

Top technology for students and new librarians to become familiar with | New and Emerging Library Technologies | Scoop.it
I recently attended the Ontario Library Association Super Conference, where I chatted with a ton of interesting people, including a group of student volunteers. One of these students later emailed ...
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Inspiring Children Through Technology at the Darien Library - Ruckus Media Group, Inc.

Inspiring Children Through Technology at the Darien Library - Ruckus Media Group, Inc. | New and Emerging Library Technologies | Scoop.it
RT @TeriRousseau: Inspiring Children Through Technology at the Darien Library - Ruckus Media Group, Inc.
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The Library of Utopia - Technology Review

The Library of Utopia - Technology Review | New and Emerging Library Technologies | Scoop.it
Google's ambitious book-scanning program is floundering in the courts. Now a Harvard-led group is launching its own sweeping effort to put our literary heritage online. Will the Ivy League succeed where Silicon Valley failed?
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Hundreds of thousands may lose Internet in July

Hundreds of thousands may lose Internet in July | New and Emerging Library Technologies | Scoop.it
For computer users, a few mouse clicks could mean the difference between staying online and losing Internet connections this summer.
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Kindle vs. Nook vs. iPad: Which e-book reader should you buy?

Kindle vs. Nook vs. iPad: Which e-book reader should you buy? | New and Emerging Library Technologies | Scoop.it
With ultra-affordable e-ink readers, mid-priced color tablets like the Kindle Fire and Nook Tablet, and even the more expensive iPads all vying for your e-book dollar, what's the best choice for you? It depends.
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Library Technology Is a Good Investment « Read it! Read it!

Library Technology Is a Good Investment « Read it! Read it! | New and Emerging Library Technologies | Scoop.it
Two surveys conducted by Inside Higher Ed found that college and university chief academic officers/provosts and presidents consider library technology to be their most effective technological investment.
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E-readers grow; libraries can't get many titles - San Francisco Chronicle

E-readers grow; libraries can't get many titles - San Francisco Chronicle | New and Emerging Library Technologies | Scoop.it
High Point University (press release)E-readers grow; libraries can't get many titlesSan Francisco ChronicleThe nature of digital books, however, gives publishers a new opportunity to assert greater control through technology, terms of service and...
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iMagination Station: Library opens new iMac lab - Longview News-Journal

iMagination Station: Library opens new iMac lab - Longview News-Journal | New and Emerging Library Technologies | Scoop.it
iMagination Station: Library opens new iMac labLongview News-JournalThe library unveiled 23 iMac desktop computers, equipped with software for patrons to practice graphic and Web design and video editing, said Library Director Kara Spitz.
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Emerging Technology Forum - Geelong 2011 1/7

Emerging Technology Forum - Geelong 2011 Stephen Abram -- [Uploaded using YT-Splitter] http://in20s.com/YTSplitter/...
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Libraries Use Assistive Technology to Help Patrons with Low Vision

Assistive Technology (AT) can help people with vision disabilities and libraries are at the forefront of using AT to help their patrons with disabilities participate fully. Sandy Cohen, ADA Coordinator for the Nashville Public ...
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Israeli library uploads Newton's theological texts

Israeli library uploads Newton's theological texts | New and Emerging Library Technologies | Scoop.it
He's considered to be one of the greatest scientists of all time. But Sir Isaac Newton was also an influential theologian who applied a scientific approach to the study of scripture, Hebrew and Jewish mysticism.
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