Author: Anne Price

Wonderbook, J.K. Rowling, Playstation, 2012

Augmented Reality and the Reader

Recently, I attended a conference session about the use of Augmented Reality (AR) to engage younger patrons. Interesting and enlightening, I left the session with an itch to know more about the technology, its possible applications, and drawbacks. AR is a layering of virtual objects over tangible, real world triggers. A smartphone or tablet reads…