Simple and cheap digital signage solution for libraries using only: – Portable Full 1080p HD Multi Media Player (VGA output), starting from USD 35 – Used/refurbished LCD or LED computer monitor, starting from USD 15 (17 inches) – USB stick
Excelent idea and work by April Aultman Becker (Sul Ross State University, USA) and Veronica Arellano Douglas (St. Mary’s College of Maryland, USA): https://librariandesignshare.org “Librarian Design Share website is hosted by April Aultman Becker and Veronica Arellano Douglas, and powered
ETERPEL Bus Terminal Company, at city of Pelotas (Brazil) launched on May 4th, 2017 the project “Embarque na Leitura” (Boarding in the Reading), which consists of a reading room at the bus station with several book titles, providing a free
Very good signage ideas from Edward Luca and Bhuva Narayan, University of Technology Sydney, Australia. “Signage is a powerful visual tool for communication and a crucial component of the library user experience. Signage can welcome, guide, instruct, and delight users,
Digital lockers offer security for users’ belongings while using the library. Equipments like this one made and sold by Azanonatech company, Brazil (http://www.azanonatec.com.br/site/produtos/armario-digital) have options to use proximity card, barcode card or biometric identification. By default, lockers doors are randomically
One of the News of the Libraries Division of Universidad Nacional de Colombia on 2016 is the launch of MakerSpace, a place of creation, equipped with machines, 3D printers and 3D scanner that can be used by the whole University.
PUCRS Main Library offers for its students an entire floor (600 square meters) only for studies. It has several wide tables, single and group study rooms. Besides the space, students can use PCs and notebooks provided by the library (with
Yonsei University Library at South Korea has many innovations and modern solutions for library services. One of them is a video recording studio inside the library. Because information is not based only on texts and presentations. See more: http://learningspacedesignanddevelopment.blogspot.com.br/2012/04/yonsei-university-library_12.html?m=1
Its an original idea: use electronic ink (e-ink) displays for shelves signage. Today libraries use print signage and sometimes it is expensive keep changing and updating the boards. E-ink allows change the contents at anytime and do not use electricity.
Recently (april 2016), Colégio Marista Rosário (Rosario Marist High School) located at Porto Alegre (Brazil) inaugurated its new school library.