Communities

We provide our members a space in which to share, learn, teach, and question. Communication is paramount to success, and these communities have contributed greatly to the success of LOUIS by sharing their expertise and ideas.

About the Library Technology Interest Group

This interest group works together to address the technology needs of the consortium.

Some tasks undertaken by this group include:

  • Staying abreast of developments in the field of library technology;
  • Investigate and recommend new technology solutions for the consortium;
  • Review and make recommendations on existing technology for the consortium;
  • Investigate and identify methods to assist libraries in developing, or restoring, local collections, services, and facilities;
  • Suggest programming for webinars, training workshops, and conferences;
  • Publish a quarterly update for the LOUIS newsletter;

Technology under the purview of this group includes:

Kevin Hebert

Kevin Hebert

Kevin is currently the Systems & Digital Services Librarian at Xavier University of Louisiana. He received his MLIS in 2009 from the University of Alabama and has held positions at three institutions within the LOUIS consortium. His professional background is in Systems, Cataloging, Electronic Resources, and Special Collections. When not in the library, you can usually find Kevin hiking the wilderness, fishing the marshes, and cooking up tasty food in the kitchen.

Lucy Rosenbloom

Lucy Rosenbloom

Lucy is the Continuing Resources & Web Services Specialist at Loyola University’s Monroe Library. She began at Loyola in 2014 and her current role includes maintaining the ILS, discovery layer, and serials. In her free time she enjoys ultimate frisbee and crafting Mardi Gras costumes!

Want to Join?

The Library Technology Interest Group operates on the LALINCTECH-L discussion list.

If you would like join the group, jump over to the TASK Portal for an in-depth overview of how the discussion lists work and subscribe today!