Web 2.0 & Library 2.0 … it’s okay to play! Dave Pattern  Library Systems Manager University of Huddersfield [email_address...
Contents <ul><li>Question time! </li></ul><ul><li>Web 2.0 </li></ul><ul><li>Web 2.0 example – Flickr </li></ul><ul><li>Lib...
Question time! <ul><li>Do you regularly use a mobile phone? </li></ul>http://www.flickr.com/photos/ari/362924278/
Question time! <ul><li>do U snd txt msgz? </li></ul>http://www.flickr.com/photos/jessicamills/231072148/
Question time! <ul><li>Do you have your own MP3 player? </li></ul>http://www.flickr.com/photos/nez/268673268/
Question time! <ul><li>Do have broadband internet access at home? </li></ul>http://www.flickr.com/photos/jacksonlee/6222523/
Question time! <ul><li>Do you have wireless internet access at home? </li></ul>http://www.flickr.com/photos/travelinlibrar...
Question time! <ul><li>Do you regularly use your home PC or laptop for more than an hour each evening? </li></ul><ul><ul><...
Question time! <ul><li>Do you regularly use your home PC or laptop for 2 or 3 hours an evening? </li></ul>http://www.flick...
Question time! <ul><li>Do have your own weblog or contribute to one? </li></ul>http://www.blogger.com
Question time! <ul><li>Do you regularly read other peoples weblogs and/or leave comments? </li></ul>http://orweblog.oclc.o...
Question time! <ul><li>Do you regularly use Wikipedia? …or should that be “Will you admit to using Wikipedia?” </li></ul>
Question time! <ul><li>Have you ever edited a page on Wikipedia? …if not, why not? </li></ul>
Question time! <ul><li>Do you regularly use instant messaging or online chat? </li></ul><ul><ul><li>e.g. AIM, Yahoo! Messe...
Question time! <ul><li>Do you have a games console at home? </li></ul>http://www.flickr.com/photos/jstar/336785888/
Question time! <ul><li>Do you play games online and/or visit virtual worlds? </li></ul><ul><ul><li>e.g. World of Warcraft,...
 
Web 1.0
Web 1.0 <ul><li>Slow access speeds (e.g. dial-up modem) </li></ul><ul><li>Limited availability </li></ul><ul><li>Static we...
Web 2.0 <ul><li>Fast access speeds (e.g. broadband) </li></ul><ul><li>Wide availability (e.g. wireless) </li></ul><ul><li>...
Super connected <ul><li>Web 1.0 was about connecting computers </li></ul><ul><ul><li>dial-up -> ISDN -> broadband -> wirel...
Some Web 2.0 concepts <ul><li>Applications delivered via a web browser </li></ul><ul><li>User participation, empowerment, ...
Two point “Oh” <ul><li>Evolutionary rather than revolutionary </li></ul>
a Web 2.0 example…
Flickr
Flickr
Flickr
Flickr – image pools
Flickr - tags
Flickr - clusters
Flickr - geotagging
Flickr – mashups <ul><li>Flickr Services API </li></ul><ul><li>Moo cards </li></ul><ul><li>Flickr toys </li></ul><ul><li>R...
Some facts and figures <ul><li>over 2 billion images on Flickr </li></ul><ul><li>228 million edits on Wikipedia </li></ul>...
So, who’s doing all this stuff?
Millennial Generation <ul><li>Born 1980s & 1990s </li></ul><ul><li>Grew up with technology and the Web </li></ul><ul><ul><...
Millennial traits <ul><li>Content creators </li></ul><ul><li>Format agnostic </li></ul><ul><li>Nomadic usage of technology...
UK teens online <ul><li>“ New research released today by MTV and Microsoft reveals that young people in the UK spend 34 ho...
Social networking (UK) <ul><li>“More than 90%* of UK teenagers have used a social networking website and more than half us...
Teens and technology (UK) <ul><li>daily mobile phone use is up 58% on 2002 </li></ul><ul><li>more than 75% of 11 year olds...
“social website for over-50s”
US online demographics Pew Report: Generations Online  (Oct 2007)
 
Library 2.0 <ul><li>“...a loosely defined model for a modernized form of library service that reflects a  transition  with...
Library 2.0 <ul><li>Use of “2.0” technologies (blogs, wikis, RSS feeds, social networking, etc) </li></ul><ul><li>Actively...
Library 2.0 <ul><li>Challenges us to: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>be more flexible </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>embrace change </l...
Librarian 2.0?
Wanted: Librarian 2.0
Some Library 2.0 examples… … which we don’t really  have time for!
Topeka and Shawnee County
Westmont Public Library, Illinois
Westmont Public Library, Illinois
Westmont Public Library, Illinois
Stevens County Rural Library, Washington
Stevens County Rural Library, Washington
Flickr – 365 Library Days Project
Thomas Ford Memorial Library, Illinois
Thomas Ford Memorial Library, Illinois
<ul><li>“I’ve gotta say folks, video games in libraries is absolutely what it is cracked up to be. The fact that it is an ...
Thomas Ford Memorial Library, Illinois
Dance your fines away… <ul><li>“Yesterday I had the pleasure of meeting a teen librarian who keeps Dance Dance Revolution ...
Gwinnett County Public Library <ul><li>Rock the Shelves 2005 </li></ul><ul><ul><li>www.flickr.com/photos/michaelcasey/sets...
Hennepin County Library
Hennepin County Library
Ann Arbor District Library
Ann Arbor District Library
Ann Arbor District Library
Charlotte & Mecklenburg County Public Library
Charlotte & Mecklenburg County Public Library
Hartlepool Borough Council Libraries
Cheshire Public Library, Connecticut
Glasgow University Library
University of Huddersfield, UK
McCracken County Public Library, Kentucky
St. Joseph County Public Library, Indiana
Libraries in Second Life
Play and  experimentation
It’s okay to play! <ul><li>“We don’t stop playing because we grow old; we grow old because we stop playing.” </li></ul><ul...
Admit it, haven’t you wanted to do this in your library…
Huddersfield Public Library
Somewhere over the rainbow?
Never judge a book by it’s cover <ul><li>“ I borrowed a book 3 years ago that had an orange cover… can I borrow it again?”...
Web 2.0 …Library 2.0 …New Stuff! <ul><li>Change is the only constant </li></ul><ul><li>What will happen if we/you don’t “g...
That’s all Folks!  Thank You! http://slideshare.net/daveyp
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An introduction to different Web 2.0 applications and their use in libraries. Presented by Dave Pattern at the CILIPS Centenary Conference on Branch and Group Day which took place on 5 Jun 2008.

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    1. 1. Web 2.0 & Library 2.0 … it’s okay to play! Dave Pattern Library Systems Manager University of Huddersfield [email_address] http://slideshare.net/daveyp
    2. 2. Contents <ul><li>Question time! </li></ul><ul><li>Web 2.0 </li></ul><ul><li>Web 2.0 example – Flickr </li></ul><ul><li>Library 2.0 </li></ul><ul><li>Some Library 2.0 examples… …which we won’t have time for!  </li></ul><ul><li>Play and experimentation </li></ul><ul><li>Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike 3.0 License </li></ul><ul><li>http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ </li></ul>
    3. 3. Question time! <ul><li>Do you regularly use a mobile phone? </li></ul>http://www.flickr.com/photos/ari/362924278/
    4. 4. Question time! <ul><li>do U snd txt msgz? </li></ul>http://www.flickr.com/photos/jessicamills/231072148/
    5. 5. Question time! <ul><li>Do you have your own MP3 player? </li></ul>http://www.flickr.com/photos/nez/268673268/
    6. 6. Question time! <ul><li>Do have broadband internet access at home? </li></ul>http://www.flickr.com/photos/jacksonlee/6222523/
    7. 7. Question time! <ul><li>Do you have wireless internet access at home? </li></ul>http://www.flickr.com/photos/travelinlibrarian/113353477/
    8. 8. Question time! <ul><li>Do you regularly use your home PC or laptop for more than an hour each evening? </li></ul><ul><ul><li>http://www.flickr.com/photos/richardholden/340601444/ </li></ul></ul>
    9. 9. Question time! <ul><li>Do you regularly use your home PC or laptop for 2 or 3 hours an evening? </li></ul>http://www.flickr.com/photos/aaronjacobs/64368770/
    10. 10. Question time! <ul><li>Do have your own weblog or contribute to one? </li></ul>http://www.blogger.com
    11. 11. Question time! <ul><li>Do you regularly read other peoples weblogs and/or leave comments? </li></ul>http://orweblog.oclc.org/archives/001325.html
    12. 12. Question time! <ul><li>Do you regularly use Wikipedia? …or should that be “Will you admit to using Wikipedia?” </li></ul>
    13. 13. Question time! <ul><li>Have you ever edited a page on Wikipedia? …if not, why not? </li></ul>
    14. 14. Question time! <ul><li>Do you regularly use instant messaging or online chat? </li></ul><ul><ul><li>e.g. AIM, Yahoo! Messenger, MSN, gTalk, Jabber, ICQ, Meebo, etc </li></ul></ul>
    15. 15. Question time! <ul><li>Do you have a games console at home? </li></ul>http://www.flickr.com/photos/jstar/336785888/
    16. 16. Question time! <ul><li>Do you play games online and/or visit virtual worlds? </li></ul><ul><ul><li>e.g. World of Warcraft, Second Life, etc? </li></ul></ul>http://www.flickr.com/photos/christajoy42/354580876/
    17. 18. Web 1.0
    18. 19. Web 1.0 <ul><li>Slow access speeds (e.g. dial-up modem) </li></ul><ul><li>Limited availability </li></ul><ul><li>Static web pages </li></ul><ul><li>Little interactivity </li></ul><ul><li>Mostly text …lots and lots of text …on a grey background! </li></ul><ul><li>Web sites that would only work with one type of web browser </li></ul><ul><li>The “Read Only Web” </li></ul>
    19. 20. Web 2.0 <ul><li>Fast access speeds (e.g. broadband) </li></ul><ul><li>Wide availability (e.g. wireless) </li></ul><ul><li>Dynamic web pages </li></ul><ul><li>High interactivity </li></ul><ul><li>Lots of multimedia </li></ul><ul><li>Web sites that work on many devices (e.g. PCs, mobile phones, etc) </li></ul><ul><li>The “Read/Write Web” </li></ul>
    20. 21. Super connected <ul><li>Web 1.0 was about connecting computers </li></ul><ul><ul><li>dial-up -> ISDN -> broadband -> wireless </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Web 2.0 is about connecting people </li></ul><ul><ul><li>instant messaging & chat rooms </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Skype & VoIP </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>social networking sites </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>virtual words (Second Life, Club Penguin, etc) </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>communities of common interest </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>microblogging (Twitter, etc) </li></ul></ul>
    21. 22. Some Web 2.0 concepts <ul><li>Applications delivered via a web browser </li></ul><ul><li>User participation, empowerment, and collaboration </li></ul><ul><li>Social networking </li></ul><ul><li>Communities of common interest </li></ul><ul><li>Tagging and folksonomies </li></ul><ul><li>Exploiting and (sometimes freely) sharing data </li></ul><ul><li>Mashups and other unintended uses </li></ul>
    22. 23. Two point “Oh” <ul><li>Evolutionary rather than revolutionary </li></ul>
    23. 24. a Web 2.0 example…
    24. 25. Flickr
    25. 26. Flickr
    26. 27. Flickr
    27. 28. Flickr – image pools
    28. 29. Flickr - tags
    29. 30. Flickr - clusters
    30. 31. Flickr - geotagging
    31. 32. Flickr – mashups <ul><li>Flickr Services API </li></ul><ul><li>Moo cards </li></ul><ul><li>Flickr toys </li></ul><ul><li>Retrievr </li></ul><ul><li>Colr Pickr </li></ul>
    32. 33. Some facts and figures <ul><li>over 2 billion images on Flickr </li></ul><ul><li>228 million edits on Wikipedia </li></ul><ul><li>112 million weblogs tracked by Technorati </li></ul><ul><li>110 million MySpace accounts </li></ul><ul><li>70 million Facebook accounts </li></ul><ul><li>24 million books on LibraryThing </li></ul><ul><li>7.2 million editors on Wikipedia </li></ul><ul><li>2.4 million Wikipedia articles </li></ul>
    33. 34. So, who’s doing all this stuff?
    34. 35. Millennial Generation <ul><li>Born 1980s & 1990s </li></ul><ul><li>Grew up with technology and the Web </li></ul><ul><ul><li>“Digital Natives” </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Value the Internet more than television or radio [1] </li></ul><ul><li>Millennials make up around ¼ of the entire US population </li></ul>
    35. 36. Millennial traits <ul><li>Content creators </li></ul><ul><li>Format agnostic </li></ul><ul><li>Nomadic usage of technology </li></ul><ul><li>Technology veterans </li></ul><ul><li>Multi-taskers </li></ul><ul><li>Experiential </li></ul><ul><li>Collaborative & social </li></ul><ul><li>High expectations </li></ul>
    36. 37. UK teens online <ul><li>“ New research released today by MTV and Microsoft reveals that young people in the UK spend 34 hours online each week, almost the equivalent of an average working week, with eight in ten 16-24 year olds (80%) logging on to the internet daily and claiming that they can’t live without their computer.” </li></ul>PublicTechnology.net article (Aug 2007)
    37. 38. Social networking (UK) <ul><li>“More than 90%* of UK teenagers have used a social networking website and more than half use them because their friends do.” </li></ul><ul><li>(*93%) </li></ul>The Guardian: Most teens are MySpacers (May 2007)
    38. 39. Teens and technology (UK) <ul><li>daily mobile phone use is up 58% on 2002 </li></ul><ul><li>more than 75% of 11 year olds have their own TV, games console and mobile phone </li></ul><ul><li>15% of 13-15 year olds and 7% of 10 year olds have their own webcam </li></ul>BBC: Britain enjoying 'digital boom' (Aug 2007)
    39. 40. “social website for over-50s”
    40. 41. US online demographics Pew Report: Generations Online (Oct 2007)
    41. 43. Library 2.0 <ul><li>“...a loosely defined model for a modernized form of library service that reflects a transition within the library world in the way that services are delivered to users. This includes ... an increased flow of information from the user back to the library.” </li></ul>Wikipedia article for “ Library 2.0 ”
    42. 44. Library 2.0 <ul><li>Use of “2.0” technologies (blogs, wikis, RSS feeds, social networking, etc) </li></ul><ul><li>Actively involve users in developments </li></ul><ul><li>User centric initiatives </li></ul><ul><li>“Libraries without walls” </li></ul><ul><li>Delivering services to where you users are </li></ul><ul><li>The “Read/Write Library” </li></ul><ul><li>Liberate your data & make it work harder </li></ul>
    43. 45. Library 2.0 <ul><li>Challenges us to: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>be more flexible </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>embrace change </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>be more willing to take risks </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>give library staff the opportunity to play and experiment with new technologies </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>go to where our users are, rather than force them to come to us </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>give our users opportunities to contribute </li></ul></ul>
    44. 46. Librarian 2.0?
    45. 47. Wanted: Librarian 2.0
    46. 48. Some Library 2.0 examples… … which we don’t really have time for!
    47. 49. Topeka and Shawnee County
    48. 50. Westmont Public Library, Illinois
    49. 51. Westmont Public Library, Illinois
    50. 52. Westmont Public Library, Illinois
    51. 53. Stevens County Rural Library, Washington
    52. 54. Stevens County Rural Library, Washington
    53. 55. Flickr – 365 Library Days Project
    54. 56. Thomas Ford Memorial Library, Illinois
    55. 57. Thomas Ford Memorial Library, Illinois
    56. 58. <ul><li>“I’ve gotta say folks, video games in libraries is absolutely what it is cracked up to be. The fact that it is an excellent way to meet the cultural needs of our young patrons was demonstrated to me over and over by the number of people that came and their enthusiasm.” </li></ul>Thomas Ford Memorial Library, Illinois Aaron Schmidt, walking paper
    57. 59. Thomas Ford Memorial Library, Illinois
    58. 60. Dance your fines away… <ul><li>“Yesterday I had the pleasure of meeting a teen librarian who keeps Dance Dance Revolution (DDR) set up all the time so she can invoke it as need be. For example, if a teen has overdue books, she will dance-off against the person, and if the teen wins, the librarian will waive the fines.” </li></ul>The Shifted Librarian: Gaming for Fines (Jan 2007)
    59. 61. Gwinnett County Public Library <ul><li>Rock the Shelves 2005 </li></ul><ul><ul><li>www.flickr.com/photos/michaelcasey/sets/632151/ </li></ul></ul>
    60. 62. Hennepin County Library
    61. 63. Hennepin County Library
    62. 64. Ann Arbor District Library
    63. 65. Ann Arbor District Library
    64. 66. Ann Arbor District Library
    65. 67. Charlotte & Mecklenburg County Public Library
    66. 68. Charlotte & Mecklenburg County Public Library
    67. 69. Hartlepool Borough Council Libraries
    68. 70. Cheshire Public Library, Connecticut
    69. 71. Glasgow University Library
    70. 72. University of Huddersfield, UK
    71. 73. McCracken County Public Library, Kentucky
    72. 74. St. Joseph County Public Library, Indiana
    73. 75. Libraries in Second Life
    74. 76. Play and experimentation
    75. 77. It’s okay to play! <ul><li>“We don’t stop playing because we grow old; we grow old because we stop playing.” </li></ul><ul><ul><li>attrib: George Bernard Shaw </li></ul></ul><ul><li>2007 Library & Information Show Workshop on Library 2.0 </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Q: I don’t get paid to play, I get paid to work </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>A: So, don’t call it “play”, call it “professional development” </li></ul></ul>
    76. 78. Admit it, haven’t you wanted to do this in your library…
    77. 79. Huddersfield Public Library
    78. 80. Somewhere over the rainbow?
    79. 81. Never judge a book by it’s cover <ul><li>“ I borrowed a book 3 years ago that had an orange cover… can I borrow it again?” </li></ul>
    80. 82. Web 2.0 …Library 2.0 …New Stuff! <ul><li>Change is the only constant </li></ul><ul><li>What will happen if we/you don’t “go with the flow”, evolve, and continually adapt your services to the needs of all of your users? </li></ul><ul><li>Is there really such a thing as a librarian who doesn’t want to learn new things?!? </li></ul><ul><li>Take risks… take the time to play… think big… and, above all, have fun! </li></ul>
    81. 83. That’s all Folks! Thank You! http://slideshare.net/daveyp

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