Incorporating Technology: Apps for Reference and Teaching in Art and Architecture Libraries | ARLISNA2014

Incorporating Technology: Apps for Reference and Teaching in Art and Architecture libraries is a workshop. It introduces several apps that the presenters used at the reference desk in their libraries. After the group discussion, most of the academic librarians found the list wanting. The truth is, not many of the free apps or even paid ones are good information sources. Quite a number of academic librarians express reservations about using them to answer reference questions. These apps are mostly content aggregators. For example, Art Authority. It “takes” content from museum partners and present them in an app form. It may Continue Reading