• Bibliotheca + 3M® Digital Library Assistant : Friend or Foe? 

      Curtis, Diane; Brown, Rebecca (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2017-11-16)
      Discussion of the Bibliotheca + 3M Digital Library Assistant and its nine uses in an academic library. Real life experiences, both pros and cons, for those libraries considering RFID technology.
    • Creative and Helpful! Developing Student Peer Staff Skills 

      Turkewitz, Deborah (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2017-11-17)
      The creative skills of an academic library's student peer staff are examined in their museum, makerspace, and library display projects.
    • Do Fines Change Patron Behavior? 

      Boehme, Andrea; Mihaly, Katie (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2017-11-16)
      This poster presentation will describe the preliminary findings of our study to determine the impact of daily fines on patron borrowing habits.
    • Finding the Sonic Sweet Spot: Implementing a Noise Management Program in a Library Learning Commons 

      Baca, Olivia; Pierard, Cindy (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2017-11-16)
      Managing noise levels in collaborative learning spaces is difficult. Do noise meters help strike that delicate balance? Learn how Access Services staff at one university implemented a program with noise meters and staff ...
    • Student Cross-Training within the User Services Department of Musselman Library, Gettysburg College 

      Hinton, Natalie (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2017-11-17)
      Supervisors within the User Services Department at Musselman library have collaborated to assess student worker tasks. Determining like tasks across units has informed the development and ongoing refinement of cross-training ...
    • Using Accudemia for Service Assessment and Security 

      Roudenbush, Teresa (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2017-11-16)
      The University Library is implementing the Accudemia student tracking software system in our brand-new 24/5 space to determine not only the number of visitors during operational hours, but also the nature of their use of ...
    • Visualizing Space Usage Patterns in a Health Sciences Library 

      Barkley, Stephen R. (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2017-11-16)
      How do patrons actually use library space? After a recent renovation, we collected patron location data to see which furniture and locations our patrons prefer. This poster details our methods of data collection, visualizing ...
    • We Buy Textbooks So Students Don’t Have To 

      Clark, Stephanie (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2017-11-16)
      John C. Pace Library offers a Textbook Course Reserves program - all required textbooks for every 1000-4000 level course are on reserve for students to use.
    • When You are in Charge: Reflections on Managing Staff in the Library 

      Riley-Reid, Trevar (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2017-11-17)
      There are times when we might find ourselves in charge, often through no fault or motive of our own! Sometimes there might be an organizational shift, someone might retire or divisions merge and then YOU are in charge. ...