Buon Giorno!. Gary Handman Director, Media Resources Center The Teaching Library Moffitt Library UC Berkeley [email protected] http://www.lib.berkeley.edu/MRC. ..talking to you today about: ...comunicando con voi oggi circa :. The Teaching Library -- UC Berkeley
Media Resources Center
The Teaching Library
..talking to you today about:
...comunicando con voi oggi circa :
Twenty-nine Years Ago
on a University Campus
in Northern California...
...And perhaps more significantly,
a response to:
“The mission of the Teaching Library is to enable users of the UC Berkeley Library -- from freshman through full professor -- to efficiently and effectively access and evaluate information/knowledge wherever it resides.”
What goes on in this place, anyway?...
Taught in various contexts:
Class of 2015
Disappointed if required to get up and WALK
might be a myth
The ability of technology to facilitate the production and distribution of vast quantities of information and,
its ability to help make sense of all this stuff, in answer to our questions
Even with sufficient tools and skills to navigate the information universe...
“The prodigious output of the human mind is a grand and wonderful achievement--but now what do we do with all this stuff?”--Joel Achenbach, Washington Post
“It’s significant that we call it the Information Age. We don’t talk about the Knowledge Age.” --James Billington, Librarian of Congress