iSchool Directory

Rolf Hapel

CV Distinguished Practitioner in Residence, Professor of Practice
rhapel@uw.edu
Mary Gates Hall 330K
Phone: 206-221-2335

Courses

  • LIS 547 - Design Methods For Librarianship

Education

  • MLS, Digitization and Public Governance, Librarianship, Danmarks Biblioteksskole, 1977

Publications and Contributions

  • Interview
    Rolf Hapel: Towards a Global Instruction and Practice (2018)
    Library Journal Author: Rolf Hapel
  • Journal Article, Public or Trade Journal
    The future of the public libraries – legislation and library development. An essay. (2018)
    Danmarks Biblioteker, Issue 2, Page 16-27 Author: Rolf Hapel
  • Interview
    How Dokk1 Doubled the Number of Visitors (2017)
    Princh Author: Rolf Hapel
  • Conference Workshop Paper
    Skills and competences for library workers in contemporary public libraries (2016)
    Librarians: Gears of the Motors for Change. IFLA president elect 2015-2017 session, Page 64-71 Author: Rolf Hapel
  • Journal Article, Public or Trade Journal
    From Library to Multi-House ”Fra Bibliotek til Multihus” (2015)
    Danmarks Biblioteker, Issue 2, Page 16-17 Author: Rolf Hapel
  • Book, Chapter in Scholarly Book-New
    Libraries in the Digital Era (2014)
    The Planet Reading: Handbook on reader engagement in libraries, Page 29-35 Author: Rolf Hapel
  • Journal Article, Public or Trade Journal
    Öffentlichen Bibliotheken im digitalen Zeitalter (2014)
    Büchereiperspektiven. Fachzeitschrift des Büchereiverbandes Ôsterreichs, Issue 2, Page 10-12 Author: Rolf Hapel
  • Magazine/Trade Publication
    Widespread support for Danish Digital Library ”Bred opbakning til Danskernes Digitale Bibliotek” (2013)
    Perspektiv, Issue 7, Page pg. 7 Author: Rolf Hapel
  • Interview
    Danish Digital Library is an important investment in the future of libraries (2012)
    Bibliotek og Viden: Nyt fra Kulturstyrelsen, Page pg. 4 Author: Rolf Hapel
  • Journal Article, Academic Journal
    The Library As A Place (2012)
    Public Library Quarterly, Volume 31, Issue 1, Page 48-56 Author: Rolf Hapel
  • Magazine/Trade Publication
    Trends from Philadelphia ”Tendenser fra Philadelphia” (2012)
    Perspektiv, Issue 5, Page 26-28 Author: Rolf Hapel
  • Magazine/Trade Publication
    Library as a Place ”Biblioteket som sted” (2011)
    Perspektiv, Issue 3, Page 38-42 Author: Rolf Hapel
  • Book, Chapter in Scholarly Book-New
    Digital Library Development in the Public Library Sector in Denmark (2010)
    Business Planning for Digital Libraries, Page 185-194 Author: Rolf Hapel
  • Journal Article, Public or Trade Journal
    Ting (2010)
    Danmarks Biblioteker, Issue 5, Page 24-25 Author: Rolf Hapel
  • Journal Article, Professional Journal
    Urban Mediaspace Aarhus (2010)
    Bibliothek, Forschung und Praxis, Volume 34, Issue 3, Page 331-336 Author: Rolf Hapel

Presentations

  • Global Librarianship Trends (2018)
    National Library of the Netherlands and the International Federation of Library Associations and Institutions (IFLA) - The Hague, Netherlands
  • How to Apply the Four Spaces Model to Change Your Library (2018)
    Creating Better Library: The Unfinished Knowledge TK Forum - Bangkok, Thailand
  • A New Tale of the Public Library in the Networked Society (2017)
    Convegno: Libraries change cities. Urban and social impact of new libraries - Milan, Italy
  • A New Tale of the Public Library in the Networked Society (2017)
    Australian Library and Information Association Information Online 2017 Conference - Sydney, Australia
  • New Ways of Working – a Danish approach to Design Thinking and other participatory methods in the libraries (2017)
    IFLA/ALA Webinar - Online
  • Dokk1, un exemple concret de la démarche Ville Intelligente (2016)
    Innovation en Bibliothèque: Sociale, Territoriale et Technologiqué, 62nd French Librarians Associations Congress - Clermont-Ferrand, France
  • The Library as Open & Informal Learning Center for the Networked Society (2016)
    Information Technology in Education 2016: Makerspaces for Cultural Innovators - Beijing and Guangzhou, China
  • In the wake of the Digital Evolution: Rethinking the Public Library (2015)
    CILIP Ireland and Library Association of Ireland Annual Joint Conference: Collaborate, Evaluate, Evolve - Belfast, Ireland
  • Rethinking the Public Library: Digital Services and the Impact on the Library as a Space (2015)
    Changing Societies – Changing role of Libraries - IFLA MLAS midterm meeting - Greece
  • Digitization and the Meaning of Place (2014)
    International Librarians Association Conference: Die Zukunft Hat Schon Begonnen (The Future Has Already Started) - Vienna, Austria
  • Library as Studio: Designing for Creativity (2014)
    Next Library 2014 - Chicago, IL
  • Publicity Video (2014)
    Internet Week Denmark - Aarhus, Denmark
  • Rethinking the Public Library: Digitizing services and their impact on the library as a place (2014)
    Chartered Institute of Library and Information Professionals in Scotland (CILIPS) Conference 2014 - Dundee, Scotland
  • The Embedded Library (2014)
    Conference de BredeBien - Utrecht, the Netherlands
  • SMARTAarhus (2013)
    EU Parliament - Brussels, Belgium
  • The Danish Digital Library – development of infrastructure and services– and what that means for library as a place (2013)
    The Slovenian Library Association Congress. Challenges in Librarianship: Vision.Strategy.Tactics. - Lasko, Slovenia
  • Danish Digital Library powered by TING – about Open Source and Joined Efforts in Public Libraries (2012)
    IFLA World Library and Information Congress, 78th IFLA General Conference and Assembly 2012 - Helsinki, Finland
  • Libraries as Community Education Centers (2012)
    ITIE2012: 5th International Conference on Information Technology in Education - Hangzhou Library, Hangzhou, Zhejiang Province, China
  • Meaning and Roles for the Public Library in the Networked Society’ (2012)
    LIANZA 2012 Library and Information Association of New Zealand Aotearoa - Palmerston North, New Zealand
  • Bibliothek von Morgen: Der "Urban Media Space" in Århus (Dänemark) (2010)
    Chancen 2010 – Die Bibliothek als Ort - Essen, Germany
  • Transforming the Public Libraries: From Institutions of the Industrial Age to Change Agents for the Networked Society – Experiences from Denmark (2010)
    ITIE2010: Inspiration from Best Practices, 4th International Conference on Information Technology in Education - LanZhou University Convention Centre, GanSu Province, China