Library tech leaders recommend their favourite tips and tools

Building prototypes with apps. Building bridges with translating tools. Building empathy with virtual reality.

Lady with VR headset, looking upwards

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Librarians are experimenting with the latest technology to construct a better world—and help patrons access it.

American Libraries spoke with three library tech leaders—panelists from the Library and Information Technology Association’s Top Tech Trends panel at the 2019 Midwinter Meeting & Exhibits—about what apps, devices, software, and best practices their libraries have implemented and how others can, too.

Read all their tips and recommendations at the American Libraries website.