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  1. 1. social bookmarking Erin Clements Rushing New Media Office
  2. 2. What is Social Bookmarking? <ul><li>Store and share bookmarks on the web </li></ul><ul><li>View your bookmarks from any computer </li></ul><ul><li>Share with friends and colleagues </li></ul><ul><li>Can add tags (keywords) and description </li></ul><ul><li>Find similar sites </li></ul>
  3. 3. Getting Started <ul><li> </li></ul>
  4. 4. Adding tags
  5. 5. Browsing your links
  6. 6. Potential uses of <ul><li>Research </li></ul><ul><li>Planning </li></ul><ul><li>Collaboration </li></ul>
  7. 7. How other libraries use <ul><li>University of Central Florida </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Reference interview </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Set up anonymous tag for each student </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Send away with a link to all tagged sites/resources </li></ul></ul>
  8. 8. How other libraries use <ul><li>Thunder Bay Public Library </li></ul><ul><ul><li> </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Tag Cloud </li></ul></ul>
  9. 9. How other libraries use <ul><li>College of New Jersey Library </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Subject guides </li></ul></ul>
  10. 10. How can we use it? <ul><li>Selected Resources </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Can add and researchers can subscribe to </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Encourage researchers to suggest links </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Allows reference staff to add links directly </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Lynne’s Links </li></ul><ul><li>Incorporate RSS into blogs and branch pages </li></ul><ul><li>Share with researchers – Linksforyou </li></ul>
  11. 11. Example <ul><li>A subject guide: </li></ul><ul><ul><li> </li></ul></ul><ul><li>The listings: </li></ul><ul><ul><li> </li></ul></ul>