Category Archives: 2007

The Library as Conversation

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“The Library as Conversation” Free Library of Philadelphia President’s Forum, Philadelphia, PA. Slides: http://quartz.syr.edu/rdlankes/Presentations/2007/PhillyExecShare.pdf Audio: http://quartz.syr.edu/rdlankes/pod/Philly.mp3 Video: http://video.google.com/videoplay?docid=-1481211646054597416

Google Video

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I was looking to find a good streaming server for the video of my Philadelphia presentation. YouTube limits uploaded videos to 10 minutes, so that was out. Instead I tried Google Video. While not as social as YouTube, and a step harder to embed video, it works pretty well. See below:

Video of Philadelphia Presentation Now Availble

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You can now watch a streamed video of my presentation in Philadelphia this month. Click the icon below: If Streaming is not working, you can get there directly here: http://quartz.syr.edu/rdlankes/presentations/2007/freeLibStream.mov

“Participatory Networks: The Library as Conversation” AMIGOS Members Meeting, Dallas, Tx.

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Slides are now available at http://quartz.syr.edu/rdlankes/Presentations/2007/Dallas.pdf Audio is available at http://quartz.syr.edu/rdlankes/pod/Dal.mp3 or on my Podcast. Please note I’m trying a new way of making the podcasts (using my iPod and a microphone) for better sound quality. Hope it makes a difference. Thoughts on how libraries facilitate conversations. The idea is based on a simple theory:…

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Second Life Presentation

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For those who are curious I’ve posted a movie of my presentation in Second Life last night. It is an MP4 file (88.7 mb) at: http://quartz.syr.edu/rdlankes/presentations/2007/Lankes-SL.mp4 You can also read the text transcript here (I’m the one designated as “You”): http://quartz.syr.edu/rdlankes/presentations/2007/transcript.txt

Podcast from TAFE Presentation Now Available

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I’ve updated my podcast with the audio portion of my presentation on “Technology as Conversation” presented to the New South Wales Librarians meeting. You can also access the audio at http://quartz.syr.edu/rdlankes/pod/TAFE.mp3 ……………………………………………….