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SWON Webinar - Building a Virtual Reality Program in the Library

FREE for members ($20/$25) - In this webinar we will look at a range of VR platforms, games and experiences, and strategies for mitigating the complexities of this quickly-evolving technology so patrons get the most out of it.

 Export to Your Calendar 7/11/2017
When: 10:00 AM
Where: Online
United States
Contact: 513-751-4422


Online registration is available until: 7/10/2017
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Building a Virtual Program in the Library

Description:

Virtual reality is an emerging technology with radical potential for education, training, gaming, entertainment, and more. How can libraries provide access and support for users to get familiar with this technology? In this webinar we will look at a range of platforms, games and experiences, and strategies for mitigating the complexities of this quickly-evolving technology so patrons get the most out of it.

Who should Attend:

Any library staff with an interest in VR

Adult and Older Services Staff

Teen Services Staff
Children's Services Staff 
Tween/Middle School Services Staff
School Librarians and Media Specialists

Competencies Covered:

  • Adult and Older Adult Services
  • Children's Services
  • Young Adult Services
  • All IT

About the speaker:

Pete Schreiner is a Fellow at North Carolina State University Libraries in Raleigh, NC. Prior to NCSU, he was Assistant Archivist at Lewis & Clark College Special Collections and Archives, in Portland, Oregon. Before librarianship Pete ran a carpentry business, worked in media and design, and was a touring musician. Pete earned his MLS from Emporia State University in 2015.

Cost

FREE for employees of Supporting Member Institutions 
$20 for members in our Ohio service area 
$25 for everyone else

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