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(4) General Librarianship [clear filter]
Friday, May 17

10:00am MDT

Traveling National Exhibits
Native Voices is a traveling exhibition created by the U.S. National Library of Medicine.  Through a competitive grant application process, Salt Lake Community College Library and San Juan County Library System were chosen as host sites for this exhibition.  Find out how things went from the the librarians who took it on.


Pat Smith

San Juan County Library System
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Jen Hughes

New Media and Educational Initiatives Librarian, Salt Lake Community College
I'm the Archives, New Media, and Educational Initiatives Librarian at Salt Lake Community College (SLCC) in Salt Lake City, Utah. Since starting at SLCC in 2009, I have worked in the areas of archives, new media, institutional repositories, copyright, and educational initiatives... Read More →

Friday May 17, 2019 10:00am - 10:10am MDT
Eagle Room 200 A
  (4) General Librarianship, Lightning Talk (10 Minutes)

10:30am MDT

Creative Constraints: Strategies and Structures for Coming Up with Better Ideas
We often hear that constraints promote creativity, but that isn’t always the case. Better understanding what promotes and what hinders creativity can improve our brainstorming sessions and increase our ability to be innovative.  

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Matt Armstrong

Experiential Studio and Online Learning Supervisor, Brigham Young University

Friday May 17, 2019 10:30am - 10:40am MDT
Eagle Room 200 A
  (4) General Librarianship, Lightning Talk (10 Minutes)
  • Topic Tags Innovation, Strategic Planning, Training
  • Objective 1 Recognize the implications of less effective brainstorming.
  • Objective 2 Understand how to use constraints as a tool for more creative outcomes.
  • Objective 3 Identify current projects where the concepts could be applied.

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