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Nicole Hennig
Worked at MIT Libraries
Attended St. Olaf College
Lives in Seattle, WA
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Yes, it can be done -- if you live in one of the walkable neighborhoods -- and if you don't have to commute to work. I work on my laptop in local coffee shops, so as long as there are plenty nearby...
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Ever lost important information? Learn to sync all your important info between desktop & mobile in my mini-course: Organize Your Life with Mobile Apps. (30% off link on this video preview page - until Mar. 11)
https://vimeo.com/119594981
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Just updated my online course for 2014-15. https://www.udemy.com/apps4librarians/?couponCode=HENNIG1 (become an app expert for your community)
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Those of you who work in secondary education might enjoy our ebook: Best Apps for Academics. http://bestappsforacademics.com/
My co-author and I (from the MIT Libraries), have spent close to a year creating this guide to the best apps for the academic community.  (on sale until the end of today)
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Ebook: Best Apps for Academics - the best apps for education & research. http://j.mp/18itpdT (coming soon! sign up to be notified )
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Apps for Librarians & Educators online course is half-price until the end of November. Spread the word! http://apps4librarians.com/
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My new online course will be ready soon. Sign up to hear about early-bird discounts.

Synchronize and organize your life with these 4 mobile apps.
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My ebook, Best Apps for Academics, is newly updated and on sale for $14.99 through October 15. Useful for secondary school as well as university students. When you buy it, you'll get all future updates for free. http://bestappsforacademics.com/
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The spring session of my online course is now open for registration - sign up now!
http://apps4librarians.com/bookapps/
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Check out my Flipboard magazine about interactive book apps. https://flipboard.com/section/book-as-app---interactive%2C-multi-touch-bInTZA
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Cool.  Had to open it on my smartphone.  Flipboard is very nice.
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The Book as iPad App online course is on sale for half-price until the end of November. Spread the word! http://apps4librarians.com/bookapps/
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Occupation
user experience professional, web designer, librarian, online instructor
Skills
mobile apps for education, user experience studies, usability testing, web design, mobile design
Employment
  • MIT Libraries
    head of user experience and web manager, 1999 - 2012
  • Bose Corporation
    1998 - 1999
  • Electronic Frontier Foundation
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Seattle, WA
Previously
Portland, OR - Boston, MA - Somerville, MA - Omaha, NE - Cambridge, MA - Oak Bluffs, MA - Northfield, MN - Monterey, CA - Los Angeles, CA - San Diego, CA
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I love teaching, presenting and inspiring people to use technology effectively.
Introduction
I'm an independent user experience professional, helping librarians and educators effectively use mobile technologies.
Education
  • St. Olaf College
    1975 - 1979
  • Simmons College
    1981 - 1982
  • The Boston Conservatory
    1984 - 1986
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Female
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