Professor, Library and Information Studies
University of Wisconsin-Madison
Areas of Research Interest: Pricing Models, Social Informatics, and Libraries in an Age of Financial Complexity
Date: December 13, 2011
Description: Kristin Eschenfelder presented a webinar entitled Family Financial Security Webinar Series: Public Libraries as Financial Literacy Providers.
As society’s financial functions become more complex, information driven, and technology focused, public libraries and librarians may begin to play a more significant role in financial literacy—both providing trustworthy information and offering training to increase the public’s capacity to navigate more complicated financial systems