Massive Open Online Courses, Open Educational Resources, and other learning tools could reshape libraries’ roles as learning hubs. How do you keep online courses from gathering digital dust? This discussion will introduce innovative practices to harness online learning’s potential at the library, including Peer 2 Peer University’s and Chicago Public Library’s Learning Circles study group model for patrons who come together and work through online courses on a weekly basis at the library.
Meeting Type: Program
Interests: Emerging Technologies, Funding, Technology, Trends and Forecasting, Transforming Libraries
Type of Library: Academic, Public, School/Media Center
Cost: Included with full conference registration.