the future of libraries in the digital age
Your Name and Title: Ayyoub Ajmi, Library Technology Manager
Library, School, or Organization Name: J.Ardis Bell Library - Tarrant County College
Area of the World from Which You Will Present: Fort Worth, Texas - USA
Language in Which You Will Present: English
Target Audience(s): Libraries and information centers
Short Session Description (one line): The DIY Digital Exhibition Experience at Tarrant County College. How we converted 29 obsolete laptops into attractive digital exhibition platforms used to display library information as well as students, staff, and faculty members digital artworks.
Full Session Description (as long as you would like): The Repurposed Laptop Project is funded by a Title III Grant with a mission to promote student success by increasing library attendance and use of its services. A small number of our frames is used for promotional purposes. These individually installed frames, display information regarding the library services as well as current and upcoming events. The rest of the digital frames are used for exhibitions open to students, staff, and faculty members of Tarrant County College.
Join me to this session to learn how the idea started, how we converted the laptops, what exhibitions we had and how we can develop this project in the future.
Websites / URLs Associated with Your Session: http://libguides.tccd.edu/NEDigitalExhibit