The Library in the Life of the User: Engaging with People Where They Live and Learn

Compiled and co-authored by Lynn Silipigni Connaway


Publications

Connaway, Lynn Silipigni. 2017. “Putting the Library in the Life of the User.” The Open Stacks, June 19. http://www.choice360.org/blog/putting-the-library-in-the-life-of-the-user.

Connaway, Lynn Silipigni. 2016. “’I go to Google first.’ Integrating the Library into the Life of the User.” In Bibliotecari al Tempo di Google: Profili, Competenze, Formazione, 17-21. Milan: Editrice Bibliografica.

Connaway, Lynn Silipigni. 2016. “Is Anything More Important than Convenience?” Next, May 24.  http://www.oclc.org/blog/main/is-anything-more-important-than-convenience/.

Connaway, Lynn Silipigni. 2016. “#Librariesinlife: The Convenience Imperative.” Next, March 7. http://www.oclc.org/blog/main/librariesinlife-the-convenience-imperative/.

Connaway, Lynn Silipigni, comp., and Erin M. Hood, annot. 2016. Integrating the Library in the Life of the User: An Annotated Bibliography of Practical Ideas. Dublin, OH: OCLC Research. http://www.oclc.org/content/dam/research/publications/2016/oclcresearch-integrating-library-in-life-of-user-bibliography-2016.pdf.

Connaway, Lynn Silipigni, comp. 2015. The Library in the Life of the User: Engaging with People Where They Live and Learn. Dublin, OH: OCLC Research. http://www.oclc.org/content/dam/research/publications/2015/oclcresearch-library-in-life-of-user.pdf.

Presentations

Connaway, Lynn Silipigni. 2017. “The Library in the Life of the User.” Presented at the ASIS&T Regional Meeting, Dublin, Ohio, March 3.
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Connaway, Lynn Silipigni. 2016. “Integrating the Library in the Life of the User.” Presented at the Libraries in the Digital Age (LIDA) Conference, Zadar, Croatia, June 15.
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Connaway, Lynn Silipigni. 2016. “’I go to Google first.’ Integrating the Library into the Life of the User.” Presented at the Bibliostar Digital Era Librarians Conference, Milan, Italy, March 17.
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Connaway, Lynn Silipigni. 2015. “Findings from the Visitors and Residents Project.” Presented at the OCLC Research Library Partnership Meeting, Chicago, Illinois, October 22-23. 
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Supplement

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For more information:

Lynn Silipigni Connaway
Director of Library Trends and User Research
OCLC Research