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: firstname.lastname@example.org