Monday, October 20, 2008

Welcome October 2008 Library 2.0 Training

This blog will be used for the Library 2.0 Training Series that will be offered in 2008/09. It will, also, be a place that we can discuss issues about new technology and training.

Anyone is invited to read this blog. However, to post a comment, you must register.

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Sunday, October 19, 2008

Bookmarks for Session 3


Wet Paint Wiki -

PB Wiki -


Hinsdale Public Library -

IM Best Practices -

Google –

Meebo –

Text Messaging SMS/text alerts -

Library Elf -

3jam –

Pinger –

The latest geek stuff (Group Texting) -



OCLC Cloud Tag Generator -

Clusty Cloud -

Danbury Library catalog -
search for "Night Train to Memphis"

Social Bookmarking in Plain English - -

Social Networking



Linked In

Yahoo groups and Google groups

List of Teenspaces on myspace -

Westmont Public Library -

Westmont Public Library Interest links will take you to their webpage

Click Books and go to their catalog

Tonganoxie Public Library -

Pasadena Public Library -

Nashua Public Library (using myspace TV) -

Briarcliff Manor Public Library -

Ning -

Class Ning -


Talk Show Creating Sites

Widgets, Gadgets and Fun

Use your flickr pictures

Web 2.0 company name generators

Create your Web 2.0 webs

Wednesday, September 19, 2007

Tuesday, September 18, 2007

Cluster Cloud

Cluster Clouds give a visual representation of important terms about a subject. Each term is a link. The size of the term indicates how often it is found. A down and dirty cluster maker can be found at:

Try it out and send me an email with your cloud information (found in the copy and paste box. Highlight the text and use edit/copy or ctrl+c.)

Here is a cloud for Library 2.0

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