CAVAL Visiting Scholar 2009

Presentation & Discussion RMIT University 30th September 2009

CAVAL is pleased to welcome Dr Michael Stephens to Australia as its 2009 Visiting Scholar.  Michael is an internationally recognized Web 2.0 commentator, writer and library academic based at Dominican University’s Graduate School of Library and Information Science, outside Chicago.

In a world first for CAVAL and its project partners, CityLibraries Townsville and Dominican University, Michael’s research is focusing on the value and effect of Learning 2.0 programs in libraries.  His research while 2009 Visiting Scholar aims to develop a pioneering model for what Michael terms "an exemplary Learning 2.0 program for Australian libraries."

Michael Stephens at RMIT

Powerpoint Presentation [PPT] 12MB

Audio Recordings
Presentation [MP3] 45.7MB
Questions & Answers [MP3] 28.7MB

Follow Michael's research on his blog at