Registration will open in early 2018.
CCLI 2018 | June 1, 2018
Library Instruction by Design: Using Design Thinking to Meet Evolving Needs
University of San Francisco – Fromm Hall
2497 Golden Gate Avenue, San Francisco, CA 94117
Design Thinking involves using a designer’s perspective to improve services through creative problem solving. A fundamental aspect of this process is that it is iterative, in that intermediate “solutions” are potential starting points that allow for experimentation and flexibility in piloting or revitalizing programs. Design Thinking allows for redefinition of the initial problem by stakeholders throughout all points of the design process. “The challenges facing librarians are real, complex and varied. And given the rapidly evolving information landscape, they need new answers, which requires new perspectives, new tools, and new approaches. Design thinking is one of these new approaches” (1).
(1) IDEO. (2014). Design Thinking for Libraries. http://designthinkingforlibraries.com/
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