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Ann Arbor District Library
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Ann Arbor District Library in Ann Arbor, Michigan is regarded as a leading example of excellent use of 2.0 technology in libraries. More
Blyberg.net
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This is the blog of John Blyberg who is most well-known for his work on the award winning website and social OPAC (SOPAC) for the Ann Arbor District Library in Michigan and is currently the Head of Te... More
Creating and Connecting/Research and Guidelines on Online Social -- and Educational -- Networking
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This study from Grunwald Associates LLC conducted in cooperation with the National School Boards Association provides astounding findings on the use of social networking services by nine to seventeen ... More
Five Weeks To A Social Library
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Five Weeks to a Social Library is the first free, grassroots, completely online course devoted to teaching librarians about social software and how to use it in their libraries. It was developed to pr... More
Information Wants to Be Free: A librarian, writer and tech geek reflecting on the profession and the tools we use to serve our patrons
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Meredith Farkas is passionate about the provision of continuing education for librarians and developed the "Five Weeks to Social Library" course, the first free, grassroots, completely online course d... More
Learning 2.0
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This tutorial site was created to support PLCMC's (Public Library of Charlotte and Mecklenburg County) Learning 2.0 Program; a discovery learning program designed to encourage staff to explore new tec... More
librarian.net - Jessamyn West
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"Putting the rarin back in librarian since 1999" Jessamyn West talks about library 2.0 technologies and their applicability to libraries large and small. Her particular love is for rural libraries and... More
Library 2.0
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Description of Library 2.0 from Wikipedia. Includes overview, key principles as well notes on the debate surrounding Library 2.0. More
Library 2.0 - using buzzwords to help people
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Complete files of Jessamyn West's presentation on Library 2.0 at the Information Literacy Network Conference in Dubai, UAE in December 2007. More
Library 2.0 Service for the next-generation library
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An article from Library Journal, 9/1/2006, addressing the various aspects of using Library 2.0 technology to improve the library experience and appeal for users and staff. More
Library 2.0: An Academic's Perspective
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This blog is an exploration of Library 2.0 from the perspective of academic librarianship. L2 presents academic librarians with challenges and opportunities, and shares ruminations, speculations, news... More
Library 2.0: The network for Library 2.0 stuff
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This network on ning.com is for librarians and others interested in Library 2.0. Relevant discussion, including criticism and opposing views, is welcomed and encouraged. More
Libraryman - Michael Porter
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Blog of Michael Porter, a librarian, trainer, presenter, writer and practical technology aficionado working to help strengthen, grow and improve libraries, librarianship and library services. His 2.0 ... More
List of social networking websites from Wikipedia
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This is a list of notable social networking websites which includes the name of the website, description/focus, number of registered users, and an indication of whether registration is open, restricte... More
Mashable Social Networking News
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Mashable is the world's largest blog on social networking. More
Myspace and Social Networking Resources
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Provides a wealth of resources on social networking and libraries that anyone may use. Includes ready to go PowerPoint presentations, articles, blogs, and handouts and references on Internet safety. More
Sharing, Privacy and Trust in Our Networked World
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"This OCLC membership report explores this web of social participation and cooperation on the Internet and how it may impact the library’s role, including: * The use of social networking, socia... More
Shifted Librarian - Jenny Levine
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"My name is Jenny and I'll be your information maven today" is Jenny Levin's tag line. Her goals include: "to help us librarians become as technologically adept as our users are so that we can deliver... More
Social Networking Resources and Tools
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This secion of the Educational Cyber Playground provides commentary and resources on social networking from an educational point of view. More
Tame the Web - Michael Stephens
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Michael Stephens is an instructor in the Graduate School of Library and Information Science at Dominican University; he writes and presents on libraries, technology, and library 2.0 More
Web 2.0, Library 2.0, and Librarian 2.0: Preparing for the 2.0 World
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Article from SIRSI/DYNIX "OneSource" monthly newsletter, Jan. 2006. Abrams discusses the infrastructure of 2.0 technology and defines the Librarian 2.0 persona. More
Word Press
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The largest self-hosted, open source blogging tool in the world; easy to use, manage content, looks professional. More



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