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Library Camp - Encouraging Patron Hacking

For more information on Library Camp check out the Library2.0 wiki.

This discussion went over the various hacks and problems that allow patrons to reuse information from the library or make it easier to use the library’s offerings. Some notes:

The take away message was that libraries need to be where the patrons want them to be. This could be links in IMDB and Amazon or RSS feeds that can be used to set-up SMS alerts. Data needs to be simple and reusable.