Ubiquitous Video: Can Libraries offer it? (or can libraries adapt?)

American Library Association Annual Conference, Anaheim, California, June 2012

Program and Guide to Resources


EBSS and VRT thank Alexander Street Press for their generosity and participation in this program.

Select Vendors and Products:

Library Guides

Collection Development: Acquisitions / Finding distributors

Collection Development: Reviews

Discussion List, Discussion Groups & Events

Scholarly and Trade articles:

Bell, Steven. (2010, December 9). Just One Word...Video. LJ Academic Newswire / From the Bell Tower. Retrieved January 5, 2011, from http://www.libraryjournal.com/lj/communityacademiclibraries/888414-419/just_one_word...video__from.csp

Library Trends, 58(3), 2010)  Retrieved from http://muse.jhu.edu/journals/library_trends/toc/lib.58.3.html

       Special issue on "Current trends in Academic Media Collections and Services" available online through Project Muse.

Little, G. (2011). The Revolution will be streamed online: Academic libraries and video. Journal of Academic Librarianship, 37(1), 70–72.

Malczewski, Ben. (2011, November 15). Still loading : AV spotlight on streaming video: As the format wars progress, discs still dominate while streaming searches for a delivery model. LibraryJournal.com. Retrieved January 11, 2012, from http://www.libraryjournal.com/lj/home/892497-264/still_loading__av_spotlight.html.csp

Schroeder, R., & Williamsen, J. (2011). Streaming video: The collaborative convergence of technical services, Collection Development, and Information Technology in the Academic Library. Collection Management, 36(2), 89–106. doi:10.1080/01462679.2011.554128.

Wankel, C., & Law, J. S. (Eds.). (2011). Streaming Media Delivery in Higher Education. IGI Global. Retrieved from http://www.igi-global.com/book/streaming-media-delivery-higher-education/49630

Education and Behavioral Sciences Section (ACRL / EBSS) http://www.ala.org/acrl/aboutacrl/directoryofleadership/sections/ebss/ebsswebsite   EBSS is comprised of library subject specialists in the following fields: Communication Studies, Education, Psychology, and Social Work / Social Welfare.  The section annually honors a member with the Distinguished Education and Behavioral Sciences Librarian Award sponsored by John Wiley.

Video Round Table (VRT)

http://www.ala.org/vrt/   VRT addresses issues of video collections and services in all types of libraries. The membership includes librarians, archivists, and educators from a broad range of institutions and organizations. VRT actively recruits video producers and distributors, editors, publishers, and manufacturers of video equipment in order to discuss issues and find solutions to mutual problems.