Colorado Association of Libraries Futurist Interest Group

Resources and Links

Our Own Research

Rethinking Rural (PPTX) a presentation by Christine Kreger & Kieran Hixon
Streaming Media (PPTX) a presentation by Rose Nelson

Gamification (pdf) a presentation by Tiffanie Wick

Creative Place-Making (PDF) a presentation by Susan Simpson

Digital Badging (PDF) a presentation by Lu Benke

Library Continuum Trends (PDF) Observations and presentation by Jamie LaRue

Trend Analysis
a presentation Rachel Hanson
Causal Layered Analysis (pdf) with the Library Operations group

Re-envisioning Education a presentation by Rose Nelson

Changing Demographics a presentation by Polly Gallagher


Center for the Future of Libraries

Long Now Foundation

The Institute for the Future

College and Research Libraries – 2018 top trends in academic libraries