Stories from the Open Gov – ep29 Pam Ryan: Libraries are more than just books

Stories from the Open Gov podcast – ep29 Pam Ryan: Libraries are more than just books “Pam Ryan is the Director for Service Development & Innovation at the Toronto Public Library (TPL), the World’s largest urban public library system, featuring 100 branches, close to 1 million cardholders, and 10 million items that can be checkedContinue reading “Stories from the Open Gov – ep29 Pam Ryan: Libraries are more than just books”

Sidewalk Toronto – How Toronto’s Leading the Way in Library Innovation: A Conversation with Pam Ryan

How Toronto’s Leading the Way in Library Innovation: A Conversation with Pam Ryan “The Toronto Public Library (TPL) has been at the forefront of this trend. From creating “innovation hubs” in its branches that provide access to cutting-edge technologies, to partnering with organizations around the city to start a conversation around responsible data use, to spearheadingContinue reading “Sidewalk Toronto – How Toronto’s Leading the Way in Library Innovation: A Conversation with Pam Ryan”

Leadership & Management Principles

Happy to be teaching again next semester in the UofA online MLIS program with Kathleen De Long — LIS 504: Leadership and Management Principles for Library and Information Services. So pleased I get to do the good work of public libraries and still keep a foot back in the academy. Love both!