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Head Off to SpringyCamp This Summer!

Roasting marshmallows. Telling stories by the campfire. Slathering mustard (or ketchup) on your hotdog. Spraying on copious amounts of mosquito repellent...

But nothing truly says summer like SpringyCamp! Pack up your virtual knapsack and join us on August 3 and August 10 for our annual free virtual user conference! This year, we're doing things a bit differently - come and go as you please and simply drop in to the sessions that work with your schedule.

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What to Expect at SpringyCamp

SpringyCamp is a user conference with a camp-like vibe designed to be fun and informative - full of presentations by Springshare users. This year, we'll have two days of SpringyCamp. Sign up for one or both days! Recordings of camp will be made available a few days after camp ends. You can also sign up to get a notification of when the videos are available to watch.

  • Presentations: Overviews of projects that Springy libraries have done, presented by the librarians and staff that created them. While we don't offer training or instruction during these sessions, attendees are encouraged to ask questions.
  • Where do our presenters come from? All presenters are volunteers. We greatly appreciate their time and effort in putting together these presentations.
  • Have Fun: Interaction makes it fun! Join us in the Springshare Lounge and ask questions during the Q&A portions of the presentations.
  • Sneak Peeks: The Springshare team will be popping in to give sneak peeks of new features coming soon!
  • Transcription: All sessions will have live AI transcription via Zoom. Following SpringyCamp, sessions are re-transcribed for accuracy.

A Very Springy Web Makeover | Brian Holda, Calvin University Hekman Library

Welcome Stephenbot: Implementing Chatbot at Maritime College | Lauren Bradley, SUNY Maritime College

Baking Resource Accessibility and Branding into Your LibGuides with a Custom Blueprint Guide | Rachel Evans, University of Georgia Law Library

Using LibWizard to Enhance Information Literacy for Undergraduates | Robert Burgess, Mississippi College

Beyond the Library: Building a Digital Exhibit with LibGuides CMS | Ann Merryman and Laura Karas, University of South Carolina Upstate

Reconsidering LibGuides: From Pathfinders to Learning Opportunities | Edward Gloor and Carolina Hernandez, University of Houston

"How Do I..." Create a More Useful Guide? | Alexis Soard, University of Phoenix

Evolving the Digital Library | Lilia Calderón and Verónica Castillo, Tec de Monterrey

The Best Rx is Better UX: Redesigning, Migrating, and Usability Testing a Hospital Library Website | Brandy KlugBrook Amen, and Collin Jones, University of North Texas Health Science Center

Getting Onboard the Intranet | Wilhelmina Randtke, Georgia Southern University

Timely Tutoring, Leveraging LibCal Appointments to Provide Less Friction and More Equity to Students | Mary Hanlin, Tidewater Community College

Proactive Reference with LibGuides: Meeting Students Where They Are in the LMS | Kirsten Setzkorn, Cedarville University; Miriam Leithen, Grace College; and Taylor Valandingham, John Brown University

Register Now!

Register here for Day 1 and/or Day 2! We can't wait to see all you happy campers at SpringyCamp!

2 thoughts on “Head Off to SpringyCamp This Summer!”

    1. Hi Sally!
      Don’t forget to register so that you can be notified when the recordings are available.
      Springy Kirsten

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