Know & Go: Blockchain: It isnt just for Bitcoin

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Blockchain is the underlying technology use for Bitcoin, a digital currency that is getting a lot of press. Blockchain, however, provides us with more possibilities than just currency. Because of its structure, it is one of the most secure processes available and is being considered for use in the areas of medicine, copyright registration, supply chain management, provenance, and yes - libraries.
 

We will discuss what blockchain is, how it is used in Bitcoin and other non-financial services, and consider its advantages and disadvantages.

Learning Objectives:

  • Describe how blockchain works
  • Identify advantages and disadvantages for using blockchain
  • Discuss possible uses within libraries and information management

Target Audience:
Everyone

Prerequisites:
None

Homework Expectations and Completion Requirements:
None

Technical Requirements:
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Session Duration:
This course consists of one 60-minute session.

Instructor:  Megan Bryant - bryant@amigos.org

 

June 10, 2019

9:30 am - 2:30 pm CDT

Online Classroom
United States

Phone: 800-843-8482
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Amigos Member $ 0.00
Non-member $ 35.00

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