Earnestine Adeyemon

Earnestine Adeyemon

Earnestine Adeyemon is the Electronic Resources Librarian in the Acquisitions and Metadata Team at the Kelvin Smith Library of Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio. She has also been involved with community outreach initiatives since 2002.

Robin Ashford

Robin Ashford

Robin M. Ashford, Reference & Distance Services Librarian, George Fox University, Portland, Oregon, USA – An early adopter of emerging technologies, Robin has written and presented on QR codes, augmented reality, and general mobile literacy topics. As an adjunct for her university’s School of Education she teaches online graduate courses on emerging and educational technologies.

Beth Fuseler Avery

Beth Fuseler Avery

Beth Fuseler Avery is one of the original organizers of the HandHeld Librarian Conference.

Associated Sessions: Mobile Reference
Natalie Bortoli

Natalie Bortoli

Natalie Bortoli is the Vice President of Educational Programming and Experience Development at Chicago Children’s Museum.

Lauren Britton

Lauren Britton

Lauren is the Transliteracy Development Director at the Fayetteville Free Library.

Jason A. Clark

Jason A. Clark

Jason A. Clark is Head of Digital Access and Web Services at Montana State University Libraries where he builds digital library applications and sets digital content strategies. He writes and presents on a broad range of topics including mobile design & development, web services & mashups, metadata & digitization, Javascript, interface design, and application development.

Patrick “Tod” Colegrove

Patrick “Tod” Colegrove

Tod is the Director of the DeLaMare Science & Engineering Library at the University of Nevada, Reno.

Bill Derry

Bill Derry

Bill is Assistant Director for Innovation & User Experience at the Westport Library in Connecticut.

Michael Edson

Michael Edson

Director of Web and New Media Strategy for the Smithsonian Institution. Open content, crowd accelerated innovation, participatory democracy.

Associated Sessions: Faking the Internet
Douglas Furiato

Douglas Furiato

Douglas is a web and mobile app developer in Tallahassee, Florida.

Associated Sessions: Responsive Web Design
Toby Greenwalt

Toby Greenwalt

Toby Greenwalt is Virtual Services Coordinator at Skokie (IL) Public Library, where he is charged with improving the public side of the organization’s web interface. Working with issues of content, design, and policy, he works to bring the human factor to community technology. He writes “The Wired Library” column for Public Libraries magazine, as well [...]

Associated Sessions: Creating Videos at Your Library
Matthew Harp

Matthew Harp

Matthew is the Digital Library Production Manager for ASU Libraries and Producer of The Library Channel for ASU.

Associated Sessions: Creating Videos at Your Library
Nancy Huling

Nancy Huling

Nancy Huling is Head of the Reference and Research Services Division in the University of Washington Libraries.

Associated Sessions: Mobile Reference
Bohyun Kim

Bohyun Kim

Bohyun Kim is the Digital Access Librarian at Florida International University Medical Library in Miami, FL. She has particular interests in library innovation and emerging technologies and has worked in web services, e-resources management, digitization, reference, and instructional technologies.

David Lee King

David Lee King

David Lee King is the Digital Services Director at Topeka & Shawnee County Public Library, where he plans, implements, and experiments with emerging technology trends. He speaks internationally about emerging trends, website management, digital experience, and social media, and has been published in many library-related journals.

Meagan Kinsley

Meagan Kinsley

Meagan is the Instructional Design Librarian at American University Library, where she promotes information and digital literacy through digital projects related to reference service delivery, user experience, and outreach initiatives.

Associated Sessions: Creating Videos at Your Library
Breanne A. Kirsch

Breanne A. Kirsch

Breanne A. Kirsch is a Public Services Librarian at the University of South Carolina Upstate. Her interest in games in libraries motivated her to create the Library and Information Technology Association’s Game Making Interest Group. She is also working with the Games and Gaming Round Table of the American Library Association.

Laura Kohl

Laura Kohl

Laura is the Head of Reference Services at the Douglas & Judith Krupp Library, Bryant University in Smithfield, RI.

Associated Sessions: Mobile Reference
Ellyssa Kroski

Ellyssa Kroski

Ellyssa Kroski is Manager of Information Systems at the New York Law Institute as well as a writer, educator, and international conference speaker. In 2011, she won the ALA’s Greenwood Publishing Group Award for the Best Book in Library Literature for The Tech Set, the ten-book technology series that she created and edited.

John Larson

John Larson

John Larson is the Digital Library Manager for the Saint Paul Public Library. He manages the library’s website and online presence and works on developing and deploying new digital services for the library.

Associated Sessions: Workshop #2: State of the eReader
Chad Mairn

Chad Mairn

Chad Mairn is a librarian, teacher, author and ‘technofile’ who frequently shares his enthusiasm for ‘all-things technology’ as a speaker at library and technology conferences. He is an Information Services Librarian and adjunct professor at St. Petersburg College in Florida and is also the Chief Technology Officer at Novare Library Services.

Chad Mairn

Chad Mairn

Dad, musician, librarian, teacher, technophile, and beer maker.

Associated Sessions: Responsive Web Design
Susan Manning

Susan Manning

Susan is a senior producer at LearningTimes and a digital badge designer and trainer.

Associated Sessions: Welcome
Willie Miller

Willie Miller

Willie Miller is an Assistant Librarian at Indiana University – Purdue University Indianapolis (IUPUI) University Library, where he serves as subject liaison to the IU School of Informatics and the IU School of Journalism. In addition, Miller leads the library’s Campus Outreach Group. His research interests focus on student engagement and instructional technology. He recently [...]

Mary Minow

Mary Minow

Mary Minow is the Follett Chair at Dominican University’s Graduate School of Library and Information Science where she teaches Information Policy and Digital Copyright. She is also Counsel to the Califa Group, a California library consortium that is using the Douglas County model of buying ebooks.

Associated Sessions: Workshop #2: State of the eReader
Iman Moradi

Iman Moradi

Iman Moradi is the Creative Director of Running in the Halls (RITH) an independent design and development studio based in Yorkshire, England and co-founder of Librarygame. Librarygame is a product of RITH’s R&D work into how elements of gaming can be embedded in a variety of contexts including education and Libraries to spark microsocial interaction and nudge positive user behaviour!

Associated Sessions: Librarygames
Dawn Nelson

Dawn Nelson

Dawn Nelson is the Instructional Media and Technology Coordinator with Osseo (MN) Area Schools. Her passion for technology, books, libraries, and learning is a perfect fit with today’s school libraries and she has been a teacher-librarian in both elementary and secondary schools.

Associated Sessions: Workshop #2: State of the eReader
Angela Nolet

Angela Nolet

Angela Nolet is part of the Social Media Team at the King County Library System (KCLS), where she engages with patrons online. In her previous incarnation she was a children’s librarian for over a decade. In 2011, she was recognized as a Library Journal Mover & Shaker for her work highlighting KCLS’ early literacy videos [...]

Associated Sessions: Creating Videos at Your Library
Ann S. Owens, MLS

Ann S. Owens, MLS

Ann answers questions F2F and by e-mail, text, Twitter, Facebook and telephone.

Associated Sessions: Mobile Reference
Anali Maughan Perry

Anali Maughan Perry

Anali is an Associate Librarian specializing in Scholarly Communication, but moonlights for the Library Minute.

Associated Sessions: Creating Videos at Your Library
Ken Petri

Ken Petri

Ken is the Director of The Ohio State University Web Accessibility Center. He consults with IT, performs web site and application evaluations, and gives workshops to help make OSU online resources more accessible to people with disabilities.

Associated Sessions: Workshop #2: State of the eReader
Sue Polanka

Sue Polanka

Sue Polanka is the Head of Reference and Instruction at the Wright State University Libraries in Dayton, Ohio and the Vice President/President Elect of the Academic Library Association of Ohio, She was named a Library Journal 2011 Mover and Shaker for her work with e-books.

Associated Sessions: Workshop #2: State of the eReader
Tara Radniecki

Tara Radniecki

Tara is an Emerging Technologies Librarian at Loyola Marymount University.

Lee Rainie

Lee Rainie

Lee Rainie is the Director of the Pew Research Center’s Internet & American Life Project, a non-profit, non–partisan “fact tank” that studies the social impact of the internet. The Project has issued more than 350 reports based on its surveys that examine people’s online activities and the internet’s role in their lives.

Associated Sessions: The State of Mobile Connectivity
Matthew Reidsma

Matthew Reidsma

Matthew is a father, a husband, and a friend. He makes websites because he wants you to be happy.

Associated Sessions: Responsive Web Design
Steve Teeri

Steve Teeri

Steve is the co-founder of the HYPE Makerspace at the Detroit Public Library.

Steve Teeri

Steve Teeri

Co-Founder of Detroit Public Library H.Y.P.E. makerspace.

Amy Vecchione

Amy Vecchione

Amy Vecchione is the Digital Access Librarian at Boise State University.

Associated Sessions: Creating Videos at Your Library
Heather Westhaver

Heather Westhaver

Heather Westhaver is the Librarian Trainer, in Information Services at Burlington Public Library in Burlington, Ontario, Canada. She has a particular interest in innovation and emerging technologies and recently helped launch the first lending iPad collection in Canada. She has worked in children, teen and adult services, staff and public training, technical services,and e-resource management.

Associated Sessions: Mobile Reference