The MacGyver Library & More

9:30 AM - 4:00 PM
South Central Library System
Wintergreen Resort - Wisconsin Dells

Event Details

9:30 - 12:30 Amazingly Useful Stunts that you can Perform with Ordinary Library Objects Ok, so you may not ever have to diffuse a bomb using a roll of microfilm and an electronic eraser. That doesn't mean that there aren't numerous technology gadgets that can save your patrons' day anyway. In this fast-paced and entertaining presentation, Chris and Jon Mark will be showing you how to do everything from running Firefox on an aging iPod to 5 minute YouTube video creation and much more! Be sure to bring your own gadgets and ideas to the presentation. They'll be time for everyone to examine the gadgets on hand and share tips and tricks from their own libraries. 1:30 - 4 p.m. Hands-on learning and demonstrations including * Gadgets: Various Nooks, Kindles, Sony e-Readers, ELMO Document Camera, iPads and iPods, and mp3 players on hand for you to play with * OverDrive Download Station: learn how access OverDrive, download titles and load them onto your device * Windows 7 Patron Image: Come and play with the new Windows 7 Patron image including these new features: Photo and video editing, scanning documents and photos, and disk burning * Enterprise Wireless: find out how the new enterprise wireless system will be able to streamline your wireless needs with monthly reports, reliable service, and remote support.
Event Type(s): CE - Continuing Education Workshop
Presenter: Jon Mark Bolthouse, Chris Grugel & SCLS Tech Team
Jean Anderson
(608) 246-5613

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