Author Archives: Michael Stephens

About Michael Stephens

Dr. Michael Stephens is an Assistant Professor in the School of Library and Information Science at San Jose State University. His research focuses on use of emerging technologies in libraries and technology learning programs. He currently writes the monthly column “Office Hours” in Library Journal exploring issues, ideas and emerging trends in library and information science education. Stephens has spoken about emerging technologies, innovation, and libraries to audiences in over 26 states and in nine countries. He is fascinated by library buildings and virtual spaces that center around users, participation, creating content, and encouraging the heart. As a professional he worked 15 years in public libraries.

Welcome to Module 13: Reflective Practice

Hey all – 😀👍💜📚📱❤️ I can’t believe how the time has flown. Thanks for your hard work. Now we look inward and explore reflective practice in this module.  Please watch the lecture and spend some time reflecting about your own practice. (I am super excited to have finished re-recording all of our class lectures this term!)

Class Social Hour Thoughts?

Hello all – I want to schedule one more informal social time at the end of the semester.I have found offering two times seems to work.  What works best for you all? I want to get a sense of who could or would like to attend. I am thinking Saturday the 3rd and Sunday the […]