January 19, 2022

New Online: Presentations from 2nd Annual Designing Libraries For the 21st Century Conference

The event was sponsored by the Coalition for Networked Information, NC. State U., and the University of Calgary took place on October 6-8 at the new and critically acclaimed James B. Hunt, Jr. Library at North Carolina State University.

Here’s the final program.

Earlier today, CNI’s Assoc. Executive Director, Joan Lippincott, posted that presentations from the conference were now available online.

Direct to Presentation Links

Here’s a List of the Presentations and Presenters

Realizing the Vision

Realizing the Vision
Susan K.Nutter, Vice Provost and Director of Libraries, NCSU Libraries

Creating Spaces for Learning

Focusing on Learning in New Library Spaces
Joan Lippincott, Coalition for Networked Information

Designing Spaces for Students

Where Students Go in a Day
Nancy Fried Foster, Senior Anthropologist, Ithaka S+R

Designing Spaces for Graduate Students: Listening/Placemaking
Lucinda Covert-Vail, Director, Public Services, NYU

The Marketplace, the exchange of ideas, skills, and knowledge
Brian Mathews, Associate Dean for Learning and Outreach, University Libraries, Virginia Tech

Design Team and Customer

Design Team and Customer – Dantzer
Steve Dantzer, Associtate Vice President, Facilties Development, University of Calgary

Design Team and Customer – Cease
Clymer Cease, Principal/Operations Director, Clark Nexsen

Importance of Interiors

The Importance of Interiors – Mavrinac
Mary Ann Mavrinac, Dean of River Campus Libraries, University of Rochester

The Importance of Interiors – Emery
Gwen Emery, Director of Library Environments, NCSU Libraries

A Year or Two Later: Lessons Learned

Research Libraries: Designing for Change
Tom Hickerson, Vice Provost, Libraries and Cultural Resources, University Librarian, University of Calgary

The convergence of design with expectations
Gordon Yusko, Assistant Director, Irving K. Barber Learning Center, University of British Columbia

“Fewer Undergrads (Joking)”:What Graduate Students Want from their Research Library and What We’re Doing about it
Marta Brunner, Head of Collections, Research, and Intructional Services, UCLA

Designing Technology Spaces in the Library

Designing Technology Spaces in the Library
Maurice York, Head, Information Technology, NCSU Libraries

Designing the Flexible Envelope
Shawna Sadler, Technology Officer, University of Calgary

Designing Spaces for Faculty and Research

From Idea to Agenda
Harreitte Hemmasi, University Librarian, Brown University

One Professor’s View on the Hunt’s Research-Enabling Design or How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Library
Michael Young, Computer Science-Engineering, NCSU

Realizing the Vision – Keynote

The Library, the City, and Infinite Possibilities: Ryerson University’s Student Learning Center Project
Madeleine Lefebrvre, Chief Librarian, Ryerson University

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About Gary Price

Gary Price (gprice@mediasourceinc.com) is a librarian, writer, consultant, and frequent conference speaker based in the Washington D.C. metro area. Before launching INFOdocket, Price and Shirl Kennedy were the founders and senior editors at ResourceShelf and DocuTicker for 10 years. From 2006-2009 he was Director of Online Information Services at Ask.com, and is currently a contributing editor at Search Engine Land.