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Games, Gaming and Libraries

10.29.2007 · Posted in Gaming, Internet Librarian

My Sunday morning pre-conference workshop was presented by Aaron Schmidt and Jenny Levine. Jenny presented first, reminding us the wide scoop that "gaming" covers - board games, computer games, online computer games such as scrabble, cell phone games, pda game etc. The stereotype that gamers are 13 year old boys sitting in their basements alone, ...

Social Tools for Your Library

10.28.2007 · Posted in Internet Librarian, Social Tools, Web 2.0

Today I attended one of the pre-conference workshops Social Tools for Your Library by Aaron Schmidt. He covered a lot of tools many of which I'm already familiar with and we're already using or have plans in the works to use (Myspace, Flickr, Youtube, RSS Feedreaders, Blogs). Either way it's always good to review old ...