s’more delicious sites TCLC Summer Camp July 16, 2008 Lianne Hartman Reference/Instruction Librarian J Wynia
S electing  O rganizing  S haring   <ul><li>del.icio.us </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Website for online social bookmarking </li><...
Social Bookmarking <ul><li>Common Craft guys explain it better </li></ul><ul><li>www.commoncraft.com/bookmarking-plain-eng...
Let’s Build It! <ul><li>Open  Firefox </li></ul><ul><li>Go to  delicious.com </li></ul><ul><li>Click on  Get Started  or  ...
The Fine Art of Tagging <ul><li>Develop your own subject headings </li></ul><ul><li>Tags can be anything: description, act...
Don’t be a Tag Hog!  Share! <ul><li>Find out the username of the person next to you </li></ul><ul><li>Tag a site with  for...
Discovery <ul><li>Use delicious to find sites recommended by other people </li></ul><ul><li>Search all tags on delicious <...
Tagging  in the Stacks <ul><li>Working with a student? Recommending a lot of sites?  </li></ul><ul><li>- Tag them with the...
Fancy  delicious <ul><li>RSS Feeds available for all of your tags </li></ul><ul><li>RSS2HTML   www.rss2html.com </li></ul>...
back at the library… <ul><li>Open Firefox </li></ul><ul><ul><li>If you don’t have Firefox, go to  getfirefox.com </li></ul...
<ul><li>Summer Camp is In-Tents </li></ul>
Search me. <ul><li>Create your own corner of the web </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Google Custom Search </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li...
Ultimate Recipe Search <ul><li>http://allrecipes.com/* </li></ul><ul><li>http://foodnetwork.com/* </li></ul><ul><li>http:/...
Let’s Customize! <ul><li>http://www.google.com/cse </li></ul>
Why? <ul><li>Already identified sites that are useful </li></ul><ul><li>Cut down number of results </li></ul><ul><li>Guide...
Examples <ul><li>Reeves Library @ Moravian College </li></ul><ul><li>http://home.moravian.edu/public/reeves/ </li></ul><ul...
Thank you! <ul><li>If you get stuck, let me know. I’d be happy to unstick you. </li></ul><ul><li>[email_address] </li></ul>
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  1. 1. s’more delicious sites TCLC Summer Camp July 16, 2008 Lianne Hartman Reference/Instruction Librarian J Wynia
  2. 2. S electing O rganizing S haring <ul><li>del.icio.us </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Website for online social bookmarking </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>You can integrate it with your browser </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Google Custom Search Engine (CSE) </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Create mini-Internets of websites you choose </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Get a search box into those sites </li></ul></ul>
  3. 3. Social Bookmarking <ul><li>Common Craft guys explain it better </li></ul><ul><li>www.commoncraft.com/bookmarking-plain-english </li></ul>Ei! Krumpel ramson
  4. 4. Let’s Build It! <ul><li>Open Firefox </li></ul><ul><li>Go to delicious.com </li></ul><ul><li>Click on Get Started or Register </li></ul><ul><li>Register </li></ul><ul><li>Wait on the first page </li></ul>
  5. 5. The Fine Art of Tagging <ul><li>Develop your own subject headings </li></ul><ul><li>Tags can be anything: description, action, person </li></ul>cambodia4kidsorg
  6. 6. Don’t be a Tag Hog! Share! <ul><li>Find out the username of the person next to you </li></ul><ul><li>Tag a site with for:his/her name </li></ul>hthg1983 gratuitous cute animal picture
  7. 7. Discovery <ul><li>Use delicious to find sites recommended by other people </li></ul><ul><li>Search all tags on delicious </li></ul><ul><li>Create a network to share with friends, family, colleagues, others with similar interests </li></ul>
  8. 8. Tagging in the Stacks <ul><li>Working with a student? Recommending a lot of sites? </li></ul><ul><li>- Tag them with the student’s name </li></ul><ul><li>Standard URLs </li></ul><ul><li>http://del.icio.us/ GMCLibrarian / Barbara </li></ul><ul><li>Courses, faculty members, who/what else? </li></ul>
  9. 9. Fancy delicious <ul><li>RSS Feeds available for all of your tags </li></ul><ul><li>RSS2HTML www.rss2html.com </li></ul><ul><li>Use to create subject guides, course guides, etc. </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Advantage: able to update on-the-fly </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Disadvantage: time to set up initially </li></ul></ul>
  10. 10. back at the library… <ul><li>Open Firefox </li></ul><ul><ul><li>If you don’t have Firefox, go to getfirefox.com </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Go to delicious.com </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Login with username/password you created today </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Go to Help </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Select Firefox Bookmarks Extension </li></ul></ul>
  11. 11. <ul><li>Summer Camp is In-Tents </li></ul>
  12. 12. Search me. <ul><li>Create your own corner of the web </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Google Custom Search </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Google.com/cse </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Rollyo </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Rollyo.com </li></ul></ul>
  13. 13. Ultimate Recipe Search <ul><li>http://allrecipes.com/* </li></ul><ul><li>http://foodnetwork.com/* </li></ul><ul><li>http://epicurious.com/* </li></ul>ninahale
  14. 14. Let’s Customize! <ul><li>http://www.google.com/cse </li></ul>
  15. 15. Why? <ul><li>Already identified sites that are useful </li></ul><ul><li>Cut down number of results </li></ul><ul><li>Guide students to resources you know will be helpful </li></ul>
  16. 16. Examples <ul><li>Reeves Library @ Moravian College </li></ul><ul><li>http://home.moravian.edu/public/reeves/ </li></ul><ul><li> research/web/ websubject.htm </li></ul><ul><li>Education Research and Reports </li></ul><ul><li>http://tinyurl.com/6ccn7m </li></ul>
  17. 17. Thank you! <ul><li>If you get stuck, let me know. I’d be happy to unstick you. </li></ul><ul><li>[email_address] </li></ul>

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