A Success StoryofLibrary 2.0and theAnn Arbor District LibraryAnn Arbor, Michigan By: Nancy Van Wert Based on an INTERVIEW WITH ELI NEILBURGER, ASSOCIATE DIRECTOR OF It & production for Mlis 7505 Valdosta State university
DO YOU THINK WE COULD MOVE AADL TO EAST LANSING? I’ll blog it, they always listen! What is Library 2.0? It’s all about Participating! DRUPAL GIVES US THAT LUXURY!
1 AADL wins Blogopoly with Library 2.0! 1.Blogging everywhere! 2.RSS feeds 3.Facebook presence 4.Engaging teens through technology and gaming 5. Wikis for staff use 6.Google platforms for staff 7. Firefox 8. Drupal
Blogging the happenings of AADL!
Library 2.0 is about users providing value with their own comments
Aadl.org has over 80,000 register users and almost 80,000 tags! Since 2005 there have been 2,000 reviews and 8,000 ratings! Plus 17,000 blog comments! The Proof is in the Pudding!
Searching Made Easy! Categories Tagging
80,000 TAGS CATEGORIES GALORE!
We’re in the NEWS feed…….. RSS FROM AADL!
16 RSS FEEDS!
AADL patrons usage of IM for reference questions was limited, so the library now uses email!
Let the Games Begin!
Ann Arbor District Library Leads in Library 2.0 by: Encourages learning Citizen engagement Seeks opportunities to serve the public in new and innovative ways Fosters the library as a source of information to navigate the problems of life
By blogging their praises of how much they love aadl.org! PATRONS LOVE AADL! We love aadl!
CREDITS: Eli neilburger,Associate Director of IT and productions at ann arbor district library The ann arbor district library, http://www.aadl.org Michealcasey for providing his definition of web 2.0 http://www.librarycrunch.com My son alex for a fun picture of Particiption & The furry friends who make life So much more fun! THANKS!