Lynn Silipigni Connaway's Bibliostar keynote slides now available

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Slides from a keynote given by OCLC Research Senior Scientist Lynn Silipigni Connaway, Ph.D., at Bibliostar’s Convegno Stelline 2016 on 17 March in Milan, Italy are now available.

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In the session, titled "'I go to Google First': Integrating the Library into the Life of the User," Dr. Connaway highlighted user studies research completed during the past 12 years and summarized a recent report that builds on findings from this work to emphasize the need for libraries to develop a plan for integrating the library into the life of the user. This ongoing research provides the library community with behavioral evidence about individuals’ perceptions, habits, and requirements. In turn, this evidence can support the efforts of libraries to design services around user expectations that have been influenced by consumer technologies and evolving research and learning environments.

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Patrick A. Confer
Web Projects Manager
OCLC Research