the future of libraries in the digital age
Your Name and Title: Dr. Valerie Hill
Library, School, or Organization Name: Independent Information Literacy Consultant (retired librarian and SLIS professor)
Co-Presenter Name(s): Suzette Lewis
Area of the World from Which You Will Present: Seattle, WA
Language in Which You Will Present: English
Target Audience(s): Librarians (all types) and educators
Short Session Description (one line): How are librarians using virtual reality and what does the future hold with HMDs (head mounted devices)?
Full Session Description (as long as you would like): As more of life is spent in global digital participatory culture, librarians are exploring virtual reality and the potential for information delivery and simulation. Will HMDs (head mounted displays) bring user experiences into the library? Librarians with virtual world experience share current best practices and projections for the near future on the topic of virtual reality.
Websites / URLs Associated with Your Session: http://www.interactiondesignvr.com/