The 23 things programme in Cambridge libraries: My journey so far LK – a cam23er
The beginning … <ul><li>There was a call to the librarians of Cambridge University – join a programme to explore web 2.0 t...
What’s it all about <ul><li>The programme is: </li></ul><ul><li>“designed to help you become familiar with new and develop...
Getting Started <ul><li>The wonderful  23 things Cambridge blog at  http://23thingscambridge.blogspot.com/ </li></ul><ul><...
Week one – gently does it <ul><li>We started with an igoogle page, the base camp for launching our things, including thing...
Week two – who will still be here for week three <ul><li>The BLOG! Would I have anything to say, would anyone care and how...
Week three – organisation is the key <ul><li>Getting organised with calendars and  doodle  – and a chance to meet other ca...
Week 4 - tweeting <ul><li>Time to twitter at #cam23 and explore a whole new world of tweets </li></ul>
Week 5 – snap, snap <ul><li>Flickr and libraries (image from flickr by  jhoweaa ), chance to explore and discover how libr...
Week 6 - sliding <ul><li>Slideshare  and the reason for this.  Great place to load presentations from conferences and trai...
Where to next… <ul><li>Things are getting  delicious  and moving towards facebook and youtube and more. </li></ul><ul><li>...
Some of my favourite things … <ul><li>Meetings on doodle and chatting on twitter,  </li></ul><ul><li>some igoogle pages an...
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23 things Cambridge (cam23)

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A race through the first 6 weeks of the Cambridge 23 things programme looking at web 2.0 tools and libraries. Ends with my tribute to the Sound of music!

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23 things Cambridge (cam23)

  1. 1. The 23 things programme in Cambridge libraries: My journey so far LK – a cam23er
  2. 2. The beginning … <ul><li>There was a call to the librarians of Cambridge University – join a programme to explore web 2.0 tools. </li></ul><ul><li>Over 100 of us responded. </li></ul>
  3. 3. What’s it all about <ul><li>The programme is: </li></ul><ul><li>“designed to help you become familiar with new and developing technologies, which will be useful not only for you and your career but also for the library you work in.” </li></ul><ul><li>From http://23thingscambridge.blogspot.com/p/frequently-asked-questions.html </li></ul>
  4. 4. Getting Started <ul><li>The wonderful 23 things Cambridge blog at http://23thingscambridge.blogspot.com/ </li></ul><ul><li>instructs us each Monday on what our tasks are for the week. Two new things a week to explore, create and most importantly blog about. </li></ul>
  5. 5. Week one – gently does it <ul><li>We started with an igoogle page, the base camp for launching our things, including thing 2, RSS feeds </li></ul>
  6. 6. Week two – who will still be here for week three <ul><li>The BLOG! Would I have anything to say, would anyone care and how difficult would it be. Just start and then it gets easier. My version 2 blog – updated design at http://23thingsventured.blogspot.com/ </li></ul>
  7. 7. Week three – organisation is the key <ul><li>Getting organised with calendars and doodle – and a chance to meet other cam23ers – do we need a secret hand shake? </li></ul>
  8. 8. Week 4 - tweeting <ul><li>Time to twitter at #cam23 and explore a whole new world of tweets </li></ul>
  9. 9. Week 5 – snap, snap <ul><li>Flickr and libraries (image from flickr by jhoweaa ), chance to explore and discover how libraries are using the resource. </li></ul>
  10. 10. Week 6 - sliding <ul><li>Slideshare and the reason for this. Great place to load presentations from conferences and training sessions. And my tribute to cam23 </li></ul>
  11. 11. Where to next… <ul><li>Things are getting delicious and moving towards facebook and youtube and more. </li></ul><ul><li>Move on for my tribute to The Sound of Music </li></ul><ul><li>[Image from Flickr, taken by Rennett Stowe ] </li></ul>
  12. 12. Some of my favourite things … <ul><li>Meetings on doodle and chatting on twitter, </li></ul><ul><li>some igoogle pages and blogs where we witter, </li></ul><ul><li>bright flickr images fit for a king, </li></ul><ul><li>these are a few of my favourite [23] things </li></ul>

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