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    • Going Local in the Library… Web 2.0, Library 2.0, Local 2.0
      • Charles Lyons
      • University at Buffalo Libraries
      • [email_address]
      • Presentation to the Western New York Library Resources Council (WNYLRC)
      • March 28, 2007
      Charles Lyons – UB Library – [email_address] – library.buffalo.edu
    • Libraries Are Local But Can They Get Local-er?
      • Web 2.0 technologies offer up an
      • opportunity for libraries to get more
      • involved with the flow of local
      • information in their communities
      Charles Lyons – UB Library – [email_address] – library.buffalo.edu
    • Google Earth, Moon, Mars… Backyard? Charles Lyons – UB Library – [email_address] – library.buffalo.edu
    • The Biggies are Revving up Local Charles Lyons – UB Library – [email_address] – library.buffalo.edu
    • The Internet is Developing a Sense of Place Charles Lyons – UB Library – [email_address] – library.buffalo.edu
    • Where Do You Turn for Local Info? Charles Lyons – UB Library – [email_address] – library.buffalo.edu
    • Why Libraries Should Go Local
      • Life is local…
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      • The Internet is getting more local…
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      • Web 2.0 has many local applications…
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      • Libraries are locally-focused institutions…
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      • An opportunity is emerging for libraries to get local-er
      Charles Lyons – UB Library – [email_address] – library.buffalo.edu
    • How Libraries Can Go Local
      • Practice local-fu… become expert users of local resources
      • Be a Vocal Local… raise awareness and assist the community in using online local resources
      • Be a Yokel… become active participants in community-focused resources
      • Create Community… use 2.0 tools to create local resources
      Charles Lyons – UB Library – [email_address] – library.buffalo.edu
    • 2.0 Tools Libraries can Leverage
      • Maps… mashups
      • Blogs… placeblogs
      • Search Engines… roll your own
      • Multimedia… local images, video, etc
      • Online Communities… local is social
      Charles Lyons – UB Library – [email_address] – library.buffalo.edu
    • Locally-Focused Search Engines Charles Lyons – UB Library – [email_address] – library.buffalo.edu
    • Map Mashups Charles Lyons – UB Library – [email_address] – library.buffalo.edu
    • Locally-focused Online Communities Charles Lyons – UB Library – [email_address] – library.buffalo.edu
    • “ Placeblogs” Charles Lyons – UB Library – [email_address] – library.buffalo.edu
      • Identify Local Blogs:
      • Placeblogger
      • BlogDigger Local
      • Oustide.in
    • Local Images, Video, etc
      • Flickr
      • YouTube
      • TurnHere
      • More…
      Charles Lyons – UB Library – [email_address] – library.buffalo.edu
    • The Local Library and Web 2.0
      • Unique opportunity for libraries to build on their status as trusted local institutions and become better recognized as a source for local information.
      Charles Lyons – UB Library – [email_address] – library.buffalo.edu