Library 2.0

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Presentation to the CILIP MMIT group annual conference, Thursday 9th October 2008

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  • Library 2.0

    1. 1. Iain Wallace Digital Services Development Librarian Spoken Word Services www.spokenword.ac.uk
    2. 2. Library 2.0
    3. 3. Back in the day
    4. 4. The 'Google Generation'
    5. 6. This is a title This is the body text www.spokenword.ac.uk
    6. 8. User Expectations
    7. 10. Spoken Word Services
    8. 22. Use web services & apis <ul><li>LibraryThing </li></ul><ul><li>OCLC WorldCat Grid Services </li></ul><ul><li>Amazon Web Services </li></ul><ul><li>Google Book Search API </li></ul>
    9. 23. Other Libraries demos <ul><li>University of Huddersfield </li></ul><ul><li>http://webcat.hud.ac.uk/ </li></ul><ul><li>Ann Arbor District Library </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.aadl.org/catalog </li></ul><ul><li>Darien Library </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.darienlibrary.org/catalog </li></ul><ul><li>Plymouth State University </li></ul><ul><li>http://library.plymouth.edu/ </li></ul><ul><li>North Carolina State University </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.lib.ncsu.edu/catalog/ </li></ul>
    10. 26. Vendors <ul><li>Talis Platform </li></ul><ul><li>Bowker AquaBrowser </li></ul><ul><li>Ex Libris Primo </li></ul><ul><li>Innovative Interfaces Encore </li></ul><ul><li>SirsiDynix – Enterprise? </li></ul>
    11. 28. Buildings 2.0?!
    12. 29. Rethink learning spaces
    13. 30. Not Library 2.0!
    14. 31. What can you do now? <ul><li>Think about what your users (and non-users) want and need </li></ul><ul><li>Learn from others in your community </li></ul><ul><li>Blogging </li></ul><ul><li>Podcasting </li></ul><ul><li>Experiment with Delicious/Flickr/Facebook/etc </li></ul><ul><li>New generation OPACs? </li></ul>
    15. 32. Some ‘stars’ of ‘Library 2.0’ <ul><li>Dave Pattern, University of Huddersfield </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.daveyp.com/blog/ </li></ul><ul><li>Paul Miller & Richard Wallis, TALIS - </li></ul><ul><li>http://librarygang.talis.com </li></ul><ul><li>Michael Casey, Gwinnett County Public Library - http://librarycrunch.com/ </li></ul><ul><li>John Blyberg, Darien Library - http://www.blyberg.net/ </li></ul><ul><li>Casey Bisson, Plymouth State University </li></ul><ul><li>http://maisonbisson.com/blog/ </li></ul><ul><li>Library 2.0 tag at Delicious - http://delicious.com/tag/library2.0 </li></ul>
    16. 33. Blogging <ul><li>Wordpress.com, Blogger.com, etc. </li></ul><ul><li>Very easy to set up and maintain (no software or tech knowledge required) </li></ul><ul><li>RSS pushes updates to users </li></ul><ul><li>Comments functionality encourages interaction </li></ul><ul><li>Syndication encourages collaboration and generates publicity </li></ul><ul><li>Can have different blogs for different purposes/subjects </li></ul><ul><li>Some examples online …. </li></ul>
    17. 34. Podcasting <ul><li>Pretty simple to set up </li></ul><ul><li>Fits will with blogging – uses same RSS technology to push new ‘episodes’ </li></ul><ul><li>Can be accessed anytime/anywhere </li></ul><ul><li>Accessible via browser or downloaded to portable device (music player/phone, etc.) </li></ul><ul><li>Sound and video can bring subject to life </li></ul><ul><li>Screencasts can capture screen behaviour for e-resources </li></ul><ul><li>Some examples online … </li></ul>
    18. 35. Make an Opac 2.0 wishlist <ul><li>DIY and/or Vendor Support? </li></ul><ul><li>Personalisation </li></ul><ul><li>spell checking (“did you mean?”)‏ </li></ul><ul><li>search all library resources (inc. e-resources) </li></ul><ul><li>relevancy ranking, search refining, and facets </li></ul><ul><li>manual recommendations (“best bets”)‏ </li></ul><ul><li>a utomated suggestions </li></ul><ul><li>(based on both global and user-specific data)‏ </li></ul><ul><li>user participation (“read-write OPAC”) </li></ul><ul><li>With thanks to Dave P </li></ul>
    19. 36. If all else fails  www.spokenword.ac.uk
    20. 37. Further Information This presentation will appear on Slideshare soon http://www.slideshare.net/iainjwallace Iain Wallace Digital Services Development Librarian E: [email_address] T: 0141 273 1901 W: http://www.spokenword.ac.uk

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