ATG Original: Streaming Changes the Rules of Video Distribution-Will Libraries Win or Lose?

by Nancy K. Herther (writer, consultant and Sociology/Anthropology Librarian, University of Minnesota Libraries) Early in my consulting career my "fun job" was working occasional evenings at one of the Minneapolis Public Library branches.  And as a research...

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In this week's episode we feature an interview with Steven Weiland, Professor in the Department of Educational Administration at Michigan State University. Steven also holds a PhD in English from the University of Chicago. Steven is interviewed by Matthew Ismail,...

ATG Original:Conferencing During a Pandemic- Technology Provides a Solution

by Nancy K. Herther (writer, consultant and Sociology/Anthropology Librarian, University of Minnesota Libraries)  If some feel that participating in virtual or video conferencing would be “boring people to tears” as a recent Forbes article noted, “the reality is...

ATG! The Podcast- Episode 089: Roger Schonfeld Interview

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Death of a Sales Call – Guest Post-The Rumors Blog

By: Bob Nardini, Vice President, Library Services ProQuest Books  Bob Nardini You may think you’ve read all there is to read about how COVID-19 has moved so much of life away from face-to-face experience toward more distant and often online encounters with one...

ATG Original: Streaming Changes the Rules of Video Distribution-Will Libraries Win or Lose?

by Nancy K. Herther (writer, consultant and Sociology/Anthropology Librarian, University of...

ATG! The Podcast Episode 090: Steven Weiland Interview

In this week's episode we feature an interview with Steven Weiland, Professor in the Department of...

ATG Original:Conferencing During a Pandemic- Technology Provides a Solution

by Nancy K. Herther (writer, consultant and Sociology/Anthropology Librarian, University of...

ATG! The Podcast- Episode 089: Roger Schonfeld Interview

This week, we have a new interview with Roger Schonfeld, Director, Libraries, Scholarly...

Death of a Sales Call – Guest Post-The Rumors Blog

By: Bob Nardini, Vice President, Library Services ProQuest Books  Bob Nardini You may think you’ve...

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