I have a couple of invites for Twine.com, if you want one send me an email or leave a comment with the email address you'd like me to send it to. I haven't had time to really play with it, so I have no opinion yet. Haven't heard of it? From their website Twine is a … Continue reading Twine Invites
Category: Social Tools
Since my position at the library is new and the idea of a digital services is still emerging and the idea of a digital librarian is evolving, there are a lot of changes. I just finished writing my job description last week and already my title has changed. With all the tasks, responsibilities, and initiatives … Continue reading Changes Abound
This week has been a bizarre, if not ironic, clash of work and personal life. I love social networking sites, Facebook, Myspace, Flickr etc. In fact I teach my coworkers and patrons at the Library about them. I present to other Librarians about them and why they should do them. I spent a lot of … Continue reading Flickr – the other side of social networking
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 … Continue reading Social Tools for Your Library
With a "to do" list a mile long I feel as though I'll never get anything finished. Technically this isn't finished either as it's meant to be a living page and it's well on it's way. My library is using our del.icio.us account to create our Weblinks page for our patrons. Robin set up the … Continue reading We are del.icio.us!