TWIL #32: Chris Wiersma & Rob Vellinga (Best Libraries 2010)

Published on Mar 4th, 2011 by jaapvandegeer

These directors of Public Library Almere and Public Library Wassenaar-Voorschoten won best library in the Netherlands award 2010.

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TWIL 2011 Announcement

Published on Feb 12th, 2011 by jaapvandegeer

This Week in Libraries will be back in 2011. We will be recording and livestreaming every thursday night from the studio on the fourth floor of Amsterdam Public Library.

So make sure you keep an eye on thisweekinlibraries.com

Starting march 3, your weekly dose of library inspiration!

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Happy New Year from This Week in Libraries

Published on Dec 30th, 2010 by jaapvandegeer

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TWIL #31: Hans van Velzen (Director Amsterdam Public Library)

Published on Dec 20th, 2010 by jaapvandegeer

Amsterdam Public Library opened on 07-07-07
Hans van Velzen talks about the services the library offers on a daily basis.

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TWIL #30: Francisco van Jole (journalist) and Christiaan Alberdingk Thijm (copyright lawyer)

Published on Dec 12th, 2010 by jaapvandegeer

Discussing some great opportunities for libraries.

Francisco van Jole:
siob.nl/​b2d/​programma/​keynote-francisco-van-jole/​item33

Christiaan Alberdingk Thijm:
siob.nl/​b2d/​programma/​keynote-christiaan-alberdingk-thijm/​item31

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TWIL #28: Roberta Stevens (president ALA) & Bas Savenije (National Dutch Library)

Published on Dec 11th, 2010 by jaapvandegeer

This Week we come from “de Bibliotheek tweedaagse”, the 2-day national library conference in the Netherlands.
Roberta Stevens, president of the American Library Association, 2010-2011 was keynoting on day 1 as well as
Bas Savenije. Together they talk about library advocacy.

de Bibliotheek tweedaagse:
siob.nl/​b2d/​

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TWIL #26: Patricia Martin – Library Renaissance

Published on Nov 8th, 2010 by jaapvandegeer

This Week we are at Internet Librarian 2010 in Monterey and interview Patricia Martin who was a keynote speaker on monday october 25 (link to keynote underneath).

Patricia Martin is CEO and founder of LitLamp Communications, a marketing consultancy acclaimed for using culture as a medium to connect brands with communities of consumers. Specializing in serving knowledge economy clients, Martin conjured a strategy for the Asian tour of the New York Philharmonic, spearheaded a viral Information Privacy initiative funded by George Soros, launched Animal Planet, introduced Dannon products into school lunch rooms nationwide, and re-focused Sun Microsystems’ higher education strategy.

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TWIL #25: Augmented Reality – Layar

Published on Oct 31st, 2010 by jaapvandegeer

This Week we interview Maarten Lens-Fitzgerald, co-founder and General Manager at the Dutch Augmented Reality startup Layar.

We discuss the necessity of Augmented Reality and possible connections to libraries.

Maarten Lens-Fitzgerald:
twitter.com/​#!/​Dutchcowboy

Layar:
layar.com/​

MoMa ARt invastion:
sndrv.nl/​moma/​?page=photos

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TWIL #23: Media Literacy (Cathy Spierenburg and John Leek), Ellen Tise part two.

Published on Oct 8th, 2010 by jaapvandegeer

This Week we are in Hilversum for a Media Literacy Event.
We discuss the balance between AV and print with Cathy Spierenburg and John Leek.
In part two we revisit Gothenburg to listen to the second part of the Ellen Tise interview we did.

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TWIL #22: Michael Edson (Smithsonian Institution)

Published on Sep 26th, 2010 by jaapvandegeer

With Michael Edson, Director of Web and New Media Strategy at Smithsonian Institution, we talk about web strategy and especially his Smithsonian Commons project (si.edu/​commons/​prototype/​).

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