Your SlideShare is downloading. ×
  • Like
SOPAC: The Social OPAC
Upcoming SlideShare
Loading in...5
×

Thanks for flagging this SlideShare!

Oops! An error has occurred.

×

Now you can save presentations on your phone or tablet

Available for both IPhone and Android

Text the download link to your phone

Standard text messaging rates apply

SOPAC: The Social OPAC

  • 1,602 views
Published

 

Published in Technology , Education
  • Full Name Full Name Comment goes here.
    Are you sure you want to
    Your message goes here
    Be the first to comment
No Downloads

Views

Total Views
1,602
On SlideShare
0
From Embeds
0
Number of Embeds
1

Actions

Shares
Downloads
36
Comments
0
Likes
4

Embeds 0

No embeds

Report content

Flagged as inappropriate Flag as inappropriate
Flag as inappropriate

Select your reason for flagging this presentation as inappropriate.

Cancel
    No notes for slide

Transcript

  • 1. The Social OPAC John Blyberg, Darien Library, CT jblyberg@darienlibrary.org blyberg.net
  • 2. Why a Social OPAC? • Serendipity • Stewardship • Community footprint • Adds value to existing record data • Attracts users • Improves the library experience (fun??)
  • 3. The Network Effect (Dion Hinchcliffe, web2.wsj2.com)
  • 4. The Three Social Catalogs • Pseudo/Semi-Social • Authority presented as collaborative (ie Encore) • Syndicated Social • User-indirect, Third-party data (ie LibraryThing) • Individually Social • User-direct (ie Hennepin, SOPAC, XC)
  • 5. What is a Social OPAC? • Web 2.0-like social software layer over the existing catalog • Tags • Ratings • Reviews • Comments