My Summer European Adventure

Last month I spent two weeks in Europe, which was absolutely amazing! We flew into Amsterdam then drove through Holland, Belgium, Germany, Switzerland, Austria and the Czech Republic. Our rental car had Netherlands plates, and it was two upgrades! Just Kidding!   During my travels I came across QR codes more than I have before. Continue Reading →

QR Code Tips & Best Practices

As promised, here are some tips and best practices for using QR codes in your library: Use codes sparingly and wisely QR codes are awesome, I agree, but beware of QR code saturation.  Wallpapering your library with QR codes may actually be counterproductive.  If students are overloaded with too many QR codes they might end up blocking them Continue Reading →

QR Codes @ Your Library

I gave an online  presentation Tuesday on how we are using QR codes at my library. We are doing some unique things with our QR codes, and I thought I’d share them with you along with a select few of the slides from my presentation (NOTE: The presentation is viewable only by Florida college librarians). Before I Continue Reading →

Marketing Your Library With Facebook, Part 3 – Bells & Whistles

Streaming Your Library’s Blog and Twitter Posts Some libraries have one or more blogs, which is a great way of self-promotion. Sometimes it can be difficult to drive traffic to your blog unless there are people who subscribe to it via RSS. Facebook can help with the ability to stream your library’s blogs directly to Continue Reading →