Technology and Trends

The Technology and Trends (TNT) Round Table gives interested NCLA members the opportunity to meet, discuss, and learn about new and current technologies and explore their advancement and application to libraries.  We maintain a Google group for discussion among members.

TNT Roundtable bylaws


TNT Recommended Resources

TNT maintains a list of recommended web tools and apps for use in library work for our members. Access is a benefit of membership in the TNT Round Table.


Executive Committee members:

Chair: Kathy Shields, High Point University, kshields [at] highpoint [dot] edu

Vice-Chair: Jenny Dale, UNC Greensboro

Secretary/Treasurer: Julie Raynor, High Point Public Library

Director: Suvanida Duangudom, Wake Technical Community College

Director: Chad Haefele, UNC Chapel Hill


NCLA 2015 Conference Sessions: 

TNT is sponsoring a number of sessions at the NCLA 2015 conference later this month. Please join us for:

Tuesday, October 20 (Preconference)

1:30-4:30 - Social Media Hacks: Tips & Conversation for Enhancing Social Media Use in Libraries (Auditorium II)


Wednesday, October 21

8:45-9:45am Academic Library Websites as Information Gateways: Prioritizing User Needs in Website Evaluation and (Re)Design (Pebble Beach)

11:30-12:15 – Poster - The Top 10 Things I Wish I Had Known Before RFID; A Public Library's View on RFID (Outside Exhibit Hall)

1:00-2:00 – Reaching Digital Readers Where They Are (Tanglewood)

2:15-3:15 – tl;dr: Enhancing Students’ Online Research, Reading, and Writing Practices with ProQuest Flow (Tidewater)

4:00-5:00 – Women in Technology in Libraries: A Panel Discussion (Co-Sponsored with WILR) (Arrowhead)


Thursday, October 22

4:00-5:00 – Top Tech Trends 2015 (Pebble Beach)

5:15-6:30 – Business Meeting  (Augusta B)