Plan now to attend the Feb. 5, 6-7 pm SLT guest lecture by Dr. Jeremy Kemp

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About the Presentation

Dr. Kemp, San Jose State University Lecturer & Instructional Designer, will speak on Evaluating Library Spaces through Simulation, a report on work-in-progress gathering video walkthroughs of exemplary young adult library spaces from across the US and Canada and recreating them in Second Life for further study as part of a larger three-year grant project funded by the Institute of Museum and Library Services for $335,000 (Dr. Anthony Bernier, PI).

About the Presenter

In his research, Dr. Kemp explores the intersection of digital and physical learning spaces and the emerging tools and techniques supporting innovation within them. More specifically, his interests follow teachers, learners and information professionals using communication technologies for education.

SLURL: http://maps.secondlife.com/secondlife/SJSU%20SLIS/39/74/33

Note: This presentation is open to all. It will be conducted using audio. If you need a translator to view the text in the chat area — or if you need an orientation to Second Life — contact Dr. Pat Franks at patricia.franks@sjsu.edu.