QR Codes

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* [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)
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* [http://www.swilsa.lib.ia.us/qr Southwest Iowa Library Service Area (SWILSA)] has begun a "shared" list of readalikes for various popular authors.  A sheet of codes, formatted for label stickers, is available to print and attach to shelves near those authors' books.
  
 
== More Info on QR Codes ==
 
== More Info on QR Codes ==

Revision as of 21:02, 7 April 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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