QR Codes

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* [http://m.ccclib.org/ Contra Costa County Library] is using QR codes on popular books to [http://guides.ccclib.org/ifyoulike/  recommend further reading].  
 
* [http://m.ccclib.org/ Contra Costa County Library] is using QR codes on popular books to [http://guides.ccclib.org/ifyoulike/  recommend further reading].  
 
* [http://www.georgefox.edu/offices/murdock/index.html George Fox University Libraries] are using QR codes on DVDs and audiobooks to point users to video trailers, on doors for room reservations and more - see our flickr set of examples [http://www.flickr.com/photos/25095603@N07/sets/72157625028207818/]
 
* [http://www.georgefox.edu/offices/murdock/index.html George Fox University Libraries] are using QR codes on DVDs and audiobooks to point users to video trailers, on doors for room reservations and more - see our flickr set of examples [http://www.flickr.com/photos/25095603@N07/sets/72157625028207818/]
* [http://library.syr.edu/about/departments/learning_commons/index.php Syracuse University Library Learning Commons] is using QR Codes on their bookmarks, tabletop signs, and on the flyer advertising their virtual tour - see our set on Flickr [http://www.flickr.com/photos/syracuselearningcommons/5123758084/in/set-72157625135697997/].
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* [http://library.syr.edu/about/departments/learning_commons/index.php Syracuse University Library Learning Commons] is using QR Codes on their bookmarks, tabletop signs, and on the flyer advertising their virtual tour - see our set on Flickr [http://www.flickr.com/photos/syracuselearningcommons/sets/72157625261936400/].
 
* [http://www.lib.uci.edu/features/spotlights/qr.html UC Irvine Libraries] is running a pilot with QR codes in the stacks. The Arts section directs QR code users to LC arts classification system to aid browing the physical book collections. The [http://libguides.lib.uci.edu/content.php?pid=35871&sid=1279288 Math section] uses QR codes embedded in the stacks to direct users to the Springer mathematics ebook collections.
 
* [http://www.lib.uci.edu/features/spotlights/qr.html UC Irvine Libraries] is running a pilot with QR codes in the stacks. The Arts section directs QR code users to LC arts classification system to aid browing the physical book collections. The [http://libguides.lib.uci.edu/content.php?pid=35871&sid=1279288 Math section] uses QR codes embedded in the stacks to direct users to the Springer mathematics ebook collections.
 
*[http://mcpl.us Marathon County Public Library (MCPL)] uses QR codes on posters and other print media to connect customers to search results for related items in the library catalog (i.e. for book clubs, author visits, etc. ... links to the item(s) in question)
 
*[http://mcpl.us Marathon County Public Library (MCPL)] uses QR codes on posters and other print media to connect customers to search results for related items in the library catalog (i.e. for book clubs, author visits, etc. ... links to the item(s) in question)

Revision as of 17:57, 23 February 2011

Also known as 2D codes.

Uses in Libraries

More Info on QR Codes

Ashford, Robin. "QR codes and academic libraries: Reaching mobile users." College & Research Libraries News, November 2010. [3]

Rigby, Lex. "QR Codes in Libraries and Higher Education." Just Another Dent in the Damage, 26 March 2009. Web.

Walsh, Andrew. QR tags and mobile 'phones in the library. Web.

Walsh, Andrew. "Extreme makeover: Transforming the face of your Library Service." QR tags and 'mobile phones in the library, 19 October 2009. Web.

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