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Library Hat is a blog written by Bohyun Kim, Associate Director for Library Applications and Knowledge Systems at University of Maryland, Baltimore Health Sciences and Human Services Library. She has particular interests in library innovation and emerging technologies and worked in web services, e-resources management, digitization, reference, and instructional technologies.

She is a 2011 American Library Association (ALA) Emerging Leader sponsored by ALA Library Information Technology Association (LITA) and a 2011 Code4Lib Minority Scholarship recipient. She studied philosophy at Seoul National University and Harvard University and library and information science at Simmons College. She is the founding editor and blogger of ALA Association of College & Research Libraries (ACRL) TechConnect blog and was elected to the executive board of ALA Library and Information Technology Association and New Members Round Table.

Her articles have been published in Journal of Web Librarianship, The Reference Librarian, and Technical Services Quarterly, and she has given presentations at various national and local conferences. She regularly tweets at @bohyunkim, and less frequently writes in this blog. This blog includes issues and comments in the areas of librarianship, web design, digital services, information technology, Web 2.0., emerging technologies and other topics.

The views expressed on this site do not relate to nor represent any particular library or institution. (Photo credit: Ray Schwartz)