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Joe Murphy is a library consultant specializing in library futures, analyzing the impact of technology trends, and innovation. After five years of experience as a librarian in the Yale University Science Libraries, Joe Murphy now helps guide the future of libraries.

Technology Trends
Library Futures
Innovation

Joe Murphy’s expertise and impact are demonstrated in his wide professional contributions, including books and a book series he has written and edited, many high level presentations, and social media reach.  Joe Murphy is also the author of several high impact scholarly articles including a cover story.

Impact and reach:

With 11,500 Twitter followers, a Klout score of 65 (in the top 5%), and thousands of global followers on Facebook, Slideshare, and more, Joe Murphy drives conversations and progress in librarianship.

Clients and Partners:

Joe Murphy has worked with a wide variety of clients and partners across librarianship as a speaker, consultant, board member, event programmer, strategist, panelist, and more.

Joe has worked with many libraries, associations, consortia, groups, and more, including:
ALA, ACRL, Army Library Training Institute, Association of Research Libraries Leadership Symposium, CoALA, Computers in Libraries (conference), Education Institute, Educause, Handheld Librarian, Internet Librarian (conference), LILRC, LYRASIS, Metropolitan New York Library Council, Panhandle Library Access Network, Public Library Directors’ Symposium (US Library Directors conference), Purdue University, SJSU, Special Libraries Association, South East Florida Library Network, Tampa Bay Library Consortium, Yale, YALSA.
Joe has worked with public and other libraries across the United States, recently in:
OK, IN, CO, NY, MO, GA, NC, WV, MA, PA, RI, NE, TX, DC, CA, IL, KS, IL, AL, ON, CT, WI, LA, HI, WA, NJ,

International work:

Joe Murphy is available to work with librarians around the world and his global experience has included: Australia, Bahrain, Singapore, Brunei, The Netherlands, Mexico.

Research:

SJSU/Queensland University of Technology. Joe Murphy is researching innovation leadership for libraries in the context of technological change.

Leading the Cutting Edge:

Joe Murphy is at the edge of the future of libraries and technology. Joe is connected to important facets within and beyond librarianship, in touch with the industry movers and shakers, has an ear to the ground of advances in librarianship and technology, and helps to guide the future of libraries.

Qualifications:

I would love to work with you as we bring together libraries and the future.

Contact:

libraryfuture@gmail.com
http://joemurphylibraryfuture.com/
PO Box 15693 Beverly Hills, CA 90209