the future of libraries in the digital age
Your Name and Title:
Lise M. Dyckman, Executive Director
Library, School, or Organization Name:
PlaneTree Health Library
Area of the World from Which You Will Present: USA, Northern California (Santa Clara County aka Silicon Valley)
Language in Which You Will Present: English
Target Audience(s): Reference librarians in all library types, Consumer health librarians, Library information web designers
Short Session Description (one line):
Putting the heart [back] into an online library
Full Session Description (as long as you would like):
he adjective “wholehearted” implies practices and qualities that are embodied in people, and conveyed through interpersonal relationships. But do the people have to be physically present to demonstrate compassion, shared humanity, empathy, or curiosity?
The PlaneTree Health Library has been wrestling with these questions over the last three years, specifically::
In this presentation we share some of our discoveries, observations, and experiments, framed by the perspective of what might be applicable to other library situations and environments.
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