Hello, Library (1.0) World!
My name is Jenny Levine, and I run The Shifted Librarian
blog. I'm a little late to the party, but I'm thrilled to be a
contributor to this blog along with such esteemed colleagues! Some of
the themes I plan to discuss here include audio ebooks, the
Millennial/Gamer generation and their impact on libraries, and what Michael has already referred to as Web 2.0 (which Michael Casey has extended to "...
Web 2.0 for Librarians
I mentioned in my introductory post last week that I would be writing about Web 2.0. A good starting point, then, would be some definition. The cool thing is, many librarians are already actively using the tools of Web 2.0!Wikipedia defines Web 2.0 as â€œWeb 2.0 is a term often applied to a perceived ongoing transition of the World Wide Web from a collection of Web sites to a full-...
Welcome from Michael Stephens
Greetings Readers!I am tickled to be joining Jenny, Karen and
Tom on this venture. And kudos to Teresa Koltzenburg at ALA TechSource
for "getting it!"I have been working at the St. Joseph County Public Library
in South Bend, Indiana, for more than fourteen years in various positions,
mainly teaching, developing, and promoting technology through...