Presentations, Lectures and Workshops

Association for Rural and Small Libraries

Curation vs. Creation                  September 27-29, 2012

Presentation on 21st Century Librarianship in Raleigh, NC

Cloud Computing              September 8-11, 2011

Presentations on technology integration and cloud computing solutions in libraries in Frisco, TX

No Fear: Tips for Troubleshooting                   September 8-11, 2011

Presentations on technology troubleshooting in libraries in Frisco, TX

Gaming in Libraries           October 14-16, 2010

Presentation on video gaming in libraries in Denver, CO

Getting IT Online    September 10-12, 2009

Presentation on open source software and technology tips and tricks in Gatlinburg, TN

Video Games in Libraries   September 19-21, 2008

Presentation on video gaming in libraries in Sacramento, CA

Tennessee Public Library Management Institute

Technology Day      May 8, 2012

Full day workshop on technology issues, digital literacy and training the public

Mississippi State Library Commission

Technology Day      February 10, 2010

Librarianship 201: Full day workshop on open source software and technology tips and tricks

American Library Association Annual Conference

What does gaming have to do with books, anyway?             July 12, 2009

Panel discussion on Gaming

EBSCO Excellence in Small and/or Rural Public Library Service Award         July 12, 2009

Accepted award on behalf of the John C. Fremont Library

Web Junction Webinar

Trends in Library Training and Learning Virtual Conference   2011

Tech Training Skills for 21st Century Library Staff

TechSoup Webinar

Tales from the Tech Sandbox                April 6, 2010

Presentation on open source software and technology tips and tricks & video gaming in libraries

Free Friday Forum with BCR

Hot Tools for Tough Times Drive-by SeriesPt. 2: Strange, But Free    April 30, 2010

Presentation on open source software & video gaming in libraries

Rocking the Sandbox: Big Ideas from a Little Library            February 26, 2010

Presentation on open source software & video gaming in libraries

Colorado Library Consortium Spring Workshops (CLiC)

Personal Learning Environments            February and April 2011

With Christine Kreger, Colorado State Library, Technology and Digital Initiatives Consultant

Presentation on personal learning environments and learning styles

Cloud Computing              February and April 2011

With Michelle Drumm, Colorado State Library, Digital Services Coordinator

Presentation on the uses of cloud computing technology for library services

Rural Connections: Get ‘er Done in a 2.0 World          March 1 and April 15, 2010

Presentation on open source software and technology tips and tricks

Gaming in Libraries           February 26, April 3, & April 25, 2008

Presentation on video gaming in libraries

Cataloging with Marc: New Approaches to Old Problems                April 19, 2007

with Deb Reed. Presentation on cataloging

Staff Day: Elizabeth Branch Library

Why Wikis              August 26, 2010

Presentation on useful wikis

Colorado Association of Libraries

No Fear: Tips for Troubleshooting Tech            October 13-15, 2011

Presentations on technology troubleshooting in libraries

101 Interactive Training Techniques to Increase Learning    October 13-15, 2011

Presentation on active learning and learning styles

 Not Just Literate, But Transliterate                  October 13-15, 2011

Presentation on embracing transliteracy skills in staff development & library programming

Hubs, crawlers, and casts: fishing within the Net                  October 8, 2010

Presentation on media hubs, web crawlers and screen and video casting

Rural Connections: Get ‘er done in a 2.0 world                    November 19 – 21, 2009

Presentation on open source software and technology tips and tricks

Duct tape, Velcro and a clipboard is NOT a tech solution       November 6-8, 2008

Presentation on open source software and technology

CAL Durango Days

You Never Know Until You Try               September 18 and 19, 2008

Presentation on one library’s adventures with gaming and open source software

Maintain IT

Open Source PC Reservations webinar             July 15th, 2008

Presentation on Powerline and automated open source PC Reservation system

Automation System Colorado Consortium

Koha: an Open Source ILS              May 7th, 2008

Presentation on Koha and Powerline open source systems at Westminster Library

Rural Round- Up

Video games in Libraries             Oct 11, 2007

Presentation on video gaming in Buena Vista