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Rss slides final

  1. 1. Access the PPT Slides here: <ul><li> </li></ul>
  2. 2. I want! I want!
  3. 3. Using RSS to Stay Current for Professional and Personal Development Presented by: Joan, Joe, Kok Seng, Rajen And Selected Content from Charlotte’s Workshop on RSS to Special Libraries: Law Librarians
  4. 4. <ul><li>Overview of Web 2.0 </li></ul>
  5. 5. What is Web 2.0? <ul><li>Development of online services that encourages collaboration, communication and information sharing </li></ul>
  6. 6. Examples of 2.0 services/tools
  7. 7. Seen One of These Before?
  8. 8. RSS Simply Put
  9. 9. RSS Feed Readers <ul><li>Internet Explorer 7 and above [Demo] </li></ul><ul><li>RSS Reader [Software] </li></ul><ul><li>Smart Phone </li></ul><ul><li>Google Reader [Hands-On] </li></ul>
  10. 10. Using IE7: Step 1
  11. 11. Using IE7: Step 2
  12. 12. Using IE7: Step 3
  13. 13. Using IE7: Step 4
  14. 14. Using IE7: Step 5
  15. 15. RSS Reader
  16. 16. SmartPhone
  17. 17. <ul><li>Library Uses and Applications of RSS </li></ul>
  18. 18. What Do We Want from a CA? <ul><li>From User’s Perspective: </li></ul><ul><li>T______ </li></ul><ul><li>Customised </li></ul><ul><li>Doesn’t clog inbox </li></ul><ul><li>F______ </li></ul><ul><li>Easy to use </li></ul><ul><li>A______ </li></ul><ul><li>From Library’s perspective: </li></ul><ul><li>Same as the client </li></ul><ul><li>S_______ </li></ul><ul><li>Free </li></ul><ul><li>Ability to repackage content </li></ul>
  19. 19. Some Ideas for Using RSS <ul><li>Wusterman (2004) lists and describes them, including announcements, extended services, e-journals and table of contents services, reference service, library blogs, web resource annoucements, search resource, books, newsgroups, search results, and RSS based search engines. </li></ul><ul><li>Source: Wusterman, J. (2004). RSS: The Latest Feed. Library Hi Tech 22 :404-13 </li></ul><ul><li>New additions to the collection in the OPAC </li></ul><ul><li>Users circulation services e.g. for holds notifications/overdues/opening hours </li></ul><ul><li>New programs and events posted on the library website/newsletters </li></ul><ul><li>Job openings </li></ul><ul><li>Subscribe to professional feeds and share with library staff on the library intranet </li></ul><ul><li>Source:10 ways Libraries can use RSS / </li></ul>
  20. 20. <ul><li>Setting Up a Feed Using Google Reader </li></ul><ul><li> </li></ul>
  21. 21. RSS in 3 Easy Steps <ul><li>Step 1: Find a Resource you want to get feeds from </li></ul><ul><li>Step 2: Right click on the RSS icon and Copy Shortcut </li></ul><ul><li>Step 3: Add the subscription in your Feed Reader </li></ul><ul><li>Let’s try out one… </li></ul>
  22. 22. Hands-On <ul><li> </li></ul>
  23. 23. Finding and Copying the Feed
  24. 24. Google Reader
  25. 25. Adding a Feed
  26. 26. Viewing your Feed
  27. 27. <ul><li>Research Guide: A Resource for RSS Feeds </li></ul>
  28. 28. Uploading of Feeds OPML Files <ul><li>Shared Drive </li></ul><ul><li>W:Information ExchangeCollaborative ProjectsEmail RSS FeedOPM L Files </li></ul><ul><li>You can upload all or choose the category you interested in. </li></ul><ul><li>How Do I Upload an OPML File?... </li></ul>
  29. 29. Manage Subscriptions
  30. 30. Settings: What you can do
  31. 32. <ul><li>Still Need Help? </li></ul><ul><li>Please talk to anyone of the team members and we will be happy to help you. </li></ul><ul><li>Thank You </li></ul>