About the author – iPhone Application Development

About the author

Jim Hahn earned his M.S. in Library and Information Science from the Graduate School of Library and Information Science at the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign. His day-to-day focus is on helping first-year and transfer students make the transition to university study at the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign, where he holds the position of Orientation Services Librarian and Assistant Professor of Library Administration. His recent research focus concerns understanding how library information resources can be provisioned to a student’s handheld device based on position in the library stacks, as well as developing other mobile wayfinding tools for library engagement. Jim is currently the Vice-Chair of the Emerging Technologies Interest Group of the Library and Information Technology Association, a division of the American Library Association.

He can be contacted at: University of Illinois, Undergraduate Library, 1408 W. Gregory Dr., MC – 522, Urbana, IL 61801, USA; e-mail: jimhahn@illinois.edu