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Libraries Interact : community and collaboration in the Australian Library blogosphere. Presentation given at VALA conference 6 February 2008. Paper available here: …

Libraries Interact : community and collaboration in the Australian Library blogosphere. Presentation given at VALA conference 6 February 2008. Paper available here: http://www.valaconf.org.au/vala2008/papers2008/106_Bradley_Final.pdf

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  • 1. Libraries Interact: collaboration and community in the Australian Library blogosphere http://librariesinteract.info
  • 2. Fiona Bradley Kathryn Greenhill Constance Wiebrands http://librariesinteract.info
  • 3. http://librariesinteract.info
  • 4. Outline <ul><li>What ? </li></ul><ul><li>Who? </li></ul><ul><li>Content </li></ul><ul><li>Tools </li></ul><ul><li>How? </li></ul><ul><li>Community of practice </li></ul><ul><li>Other group blogs </li></ul>http://librariesinteract.info
  • 5. What http://librariesinteract.info
  • 6. What ? <ul><li>LINT </li></ul>http://librariesinteract.info
  • 7. What ? <ul><li>Tagline: </li></ul><ul><li>Blog central for Australian Libraries </li></ul>http://librariesinteract.info
  • 8. What ? <ul><li>Australian </li></ul>http://librariesinteract.info
  • 9. What ? <ul><li>Welcomes on-topic contributions from anyone </li></ul>http://librariesinteract.info
  • 10. What ? <ul><li>Not aligned with any formal body </li></ul>http://librariesinteract.info
  • 11. What ? <ul><li>Not aligned with any formal body </li></ul>http://librariesinteract.info
  • 12. Content http://librariesinteract.info
  • 13. http://librariesinteract.info
  • 14. http://librariesinteract.info
  • 15. Content <ul><li>200 hits per day </li></ul><ul><li>>550 subscribers </li></ul>http://librariesinteract.info
  • 16. Content <ul><li>Dec 2007 </li></ul><ul><li>22680 hits </li></ul>http://librariesinteract.info
  • 17. Content <ul><li>One sixth from Australia </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Large amount US Canada </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Egypt China </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Netherlands Great Britain </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Brazil </li></ul></ul>http://librariesinteract.info
  • 18. The Thali http://librariesinteract.info http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lTagmYmV0ss (original had embedded animation showing workplace of each Thali member )
  • 19. http://librariesinteract.info
  • 20. Tools http://librariesinteract.info
  • 21. Tools Blog http://librariesinteract.info
  • 22. Tools – blog <ul><li>Wordpress </li></ul>http://librariesinteract.info
  • 23. Tools – blog <ul><li>Wordpress plugins </li></ul><ul><li>SPAM </li></ul><ul><li>Bad behavior </li></ul><ul><li>Bad behavior log Reader </li></ul><ul><li>Spam Karma 2 </li></ul><ul><li>Editing </li></ul><ul><li>Cforms II </li></ul><ul><li>Stats </li></ul><ul><li>Ultimate Google Analytics </li></ul><ul><li>Useless Stats </li></ul><ul><li>Metadata </li></ul><ul><li>unAPI Server – machine readable metadata records for posts and pages </li></ul><ul><li>Backup </li></ul><ul><li>Wordpress Database Backup </li></ul>http://librariesinteract.info
  • 24. Tools – blog <ul><li>Feedburner </li></ul>http://librariesinteract.info
  • 25. Tools – blog <ul><li>Technorati </li></ul>http://librariesinteract.info
  • 26. Tools Collaboration http://librariesinteract.info
  • 27. Tools – collaboration <ul><li>GMail </li></ul>http://librariesinteract.info
  • 28. Tools – collaboration <ul><li>Google groups </li></ul>http://librariesinteract.info
  • 29. Tools – collaboration <ul><li>PBwiki </li></ul>http://librariesinteract.info
  • 30. Tools – collaboration <ul><li>Social Bookmarking </li></ul><ul><li>Connotea </li></ul><ul><li>CiteULike </li></ul>http://librariesinteract.info
  • 31. Tools For Australian libraries http://librariesinteract.info
  • 32. Tools – Australian library <ul><li>Australian Library blogs list </li></ul>http://librariesinteract.info
  • 33. Tools – Australian library <ul><li>Australian Library blogs search </li></ul>http://librariesinteract.info
  • 34. Tools – Australian library <ul><li>Lint survey </li></ul>http://librariesinteract.info
  • 35. Tools – Australian library <ul><li>VLINT </li></ul>http://librariesinteract.info
  • 36. Tools – Australian library <ul><li>Frappr map </li></ul>http://librariesinteract.info
  • 37. Tools – Australian library <ul><li>Thali tags </li></ul>http://librariesinteract.info
  • 38. Tools – Australian library <ul><li>Professional reading room </li></ul>http://librariesinteract.info
  • 39. Tools – Australian library <ul><li>Facebook </li></ul>http://librariesinteract.info
  • 40. How ? http://librariesinteract.info
  • 41. How ? <ul><li>8 July 2006 </li></ul>http://librariesinteract.info
  • 42. How ? <ul><li>26 Jan 2008 </li></ul><ul><li>313 posts </li></ul><ul><li>Comments </li></ul>http://librariesinteract.info
  • 43. How ? <ul><li>Philosophy </li></ul>http://librariesinteract.info
  • 44. How ? <ul><li>Very informal. </li></ul><ul><li>Not written down until this paper. </li></ul>http://librariesinteract.info
  • 45. How ? <ul><li>LINT is a growing, evolving project. </li></ul>http://librariesinteract.info
  • 46. How ? <ul><li>LINT is a growing, evolving project. </li></ul>http://librariesinteract.info
  • 47. How ? <ul><li>An idea will only work if someone has time to do it. </li></ul>http://librariesinteract.info
  • 48. How ? <ul><li>Everyone available to bounce around ideas. </li></ul>http://librariesinteract.info
  • 49. How ? <ul><li>No single person is in charge. </li></ul>http://librariesinteract.info
  • 50. How ? <ul><li>No formal decision making. </li></ul>http://librariesinteract.info
  • 51. How ? <ul><li>Informal negotiation and discussion. </li></ul>http://librariesinteract.info
  • 52. How ? <ul><li>Assess and deal with situations as they arise. </li></ul>http://librariesinteract.info
  • 53. How ? <ul><li>Don’t create pre-emptive rules. </li></ul>http://librariesinteract.info
  • 54. How ? <ul><li>Highest return for lowest effort. </li></ul>http://librariesinteract.info
  • 55. Community of practice http://librariesinteract.info
  • 56. Community of practice <ul><li>About </li></ul>http://librariesinteract.info
  • 57. Community of practice <ul><li>Function </li></ul>http://librariesinteract.info
  • 58. Community of practice <ul><li>Capability </li></ul>http://librariesinteract.info
  • 59. Collaborative library bloggers survey http://librariesinteract.info
  • 60. The survey <ul><ul><li>September 2007 </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Surveymonkey </li></ul></ul>http://librariesinteract.info
  • 61. What they get out of it <ul><ul><li>Professional </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>- Job </li></ul></ul>http://librariesinteract.info
  • 62. What they get out of it <ul><ul><li>Professional </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>- Skills </li></ul></ul>http://librariesinteract.info
  • 63. What they get out of it <ul><ul><li>Professional </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>- Community </li></ul></ul>http://librariesinteract.info
  • 64. What they get out of it <ul><ul><li>Personal </li></ul></ul>http://librariesinteract.info
  • 65. How you can be involved <ul><ul><li>Read </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Subscribe </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Comment </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Write </li></ul></ul>http://librariesinteract.info
  • 66. Future <ul><ul><li>New Look </li></ul></ul>http://librariesinteract.info
  • 67. http://librariesinteract.info
  • 68. Questions ? http://librariesinteract.info

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