Library 2.0:Beginning of a new era

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This ppt was delivered in SIS 2008 conference held at IIM,Indore, India

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Library 2.0:Beginning of a new era

  1. 1. LIBRARY 2.0 BEGINNING OF A NEW ERA Soumi Sanyal Librarian Apeejay School Kolkata
  2. 2. INTRODUCTION Libraries are guardians of knowledge. Patrons will flock libraries to quench their thirst of knowledge With rise of Google, Amazon, Wikipedia and more Patrons will bypass Processes and institutions they perceive to be Slow, unresponsive, Unappealing and Irrelevant. Libraries hence need to change Need to upgrade their services. Need to provide valuable and reliable content, services and expertise Its time to change with the Changing world
  3. 3. WHAT NEXT? WEB 1.0 AGE OF BROWSING THE WEB PAGES ONLY WEB 2.0 ERA OF NOT ONLY BROWSING BUT PARTICIPATING, INTERACTING & COLLABORATING <ul><li>Web 1.0 was about reading, Web 2.0 is about writing </li></ul><ul><li>Web 1.0 was about companies, Web 2.0 is about communities </li></ul><ul><li>Web 1.0 was about client-server, Web 2.0 is about peer to peer </li></ul><ul><li>Web 1.0 was about lectures, Web 2.0 is about conversation </li></ul><ul><li>Web 1.0 was about advertising, Web 2.0 is about word of mouth </li></ul><ul><li>Web 1.0 was about services sold over the web, Web 2.0 is about web services </li></ul>
  4. 4. WHAT’S WEB 2.0?
  5. 5. DIFFERENT ASPECTS <ul><li>CONTENT COLLABORATION </li></ul><ul><li>SOCIAL BOOKMARKING </li></ul><ul><li>MEDIA SHARING </li></ul><ul><li>SOCIAL NETWORKING </li></ul>
  6. 6. CONTENT COLLABORATION <ul><li>WIKIS </li></ul><ul><li>BLOGS </li></ul><ul><li>ONLINE OFFICE APPLICATIONS </li></ul>
  7. 8. SOCIAL BOOKMARKING <ul><li>These applications enable people to save or bookmark their favorite websites, blogspots, images, articles or podcasts in online space. </li></ul><ul><li>Del.icio.us Cite U Like </li></ul><ul><li>Stumble Upon Connotea </li></ul>
  8. 9. MEDIA SHARING <ul><li>Media Sharing websites enable millions of people to organize and share their photo and video collections online. </li></ul><ul><li>Youtube </li></ul><ul><li>Flickr </li></ul><ul><li>Metacafe </li></ul>
  9. 11. SOCIAL NETWORKING <ul><li>These are online hub where people can gather and connect with others in a virtual community. </li></ul><ul><li>SOME FAMOUS SOCIAL NETWORKS ARE: </li></ul><ul><li>MYSPACE </li></ul><ul><li>FACEBOOK </li></ul><ul><li>ORKUT </li></ul>
  10. 12. WHAT IS LIBRARY 2.0? <ul><li>W EB 2.0 + L IBRARY = L IBRARY 2.0 </li></ul>
  11. 13. HOW TO APPLY WEB 2.0 TOOLS IN LIBRARIES ?
  12. 14. WIKIS <ul><li>PLATFORM FOR PUBLICATION </li></ul><ul><li>REFERENCE SERVICE </li></ul><ul><li>GROUP AUTHORSHIP </li></ul>
  13. 15. I f you've done something at your library that you consider a success, please write about it in the wiki or provide a link to outside coverage. If you have materials that would be helpful to other librarians, add them to the wiki.
  14. 16. <ul><li>Examples: </li></ul><ul><li>Ohio University Libraries Biz Wiki </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.library.ohiou.edu /subjects/ bizwiki /index. php /Main_Page </li></ul><ul><li>Yarra Plenty Summer Reading Club Wiki </li></ul><ul><li>http:// summerreadingclub pbwiki .com/ </li></ul><ul><li>St. Joseph County Public Library's Subject Guides </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.libraryforlife.org/subjectguides/index.php /Main_Page </li></ul>
  15. 17. BLOGS <ul><li>A blog is a web </li></ul><ul><li>page containing </li></ul><ul><li>structured data that is </li></ul><ul><li>updated on a </li></ul><ul><li>regular basis </li></ul>Blogs can be very useful in Promoting library services
  16. 18. <ul><li>ANOTHER FORM PUBLICATION. </li></ul><ul><li>PROMOTION </li></ul><ul><li>FULL USER PARTICIPATION </li></ul>
  17. 20. ONLINE OFFICEAPPLICATION <ul><li>SHARE </li></ul><ul><li>PUBLISH </li></ul>
  18. 21. SOCIAL BOOKMARKING TOOLS ORGANISING LIBRARY BOOKS & RESOURCES FROM CATALOGUE,ARTICLES AND WEB PAGES
  19. 23. LIBRARY THING Libraries can send Their list of books With ISBN tags LIBRARY THING Sends code which the library Can paste in the OPAC Matching ISBNs of books In library with ISBNs of books In library thing
  20. 24. MEDIA SHARING <ul><li>Media sharing tools can be used; </li></ul><ul><li>LIVELY SERVICES </li></ul><ul><li>PUBLISH PHOTOS AND VIDEOS </li></ul><ul><li>INTERACTIVE TUTORIALS </li></ul>
  21. 25. Library card sign-up video on You Tube
  22. 26. SOCIAL NETWORKING <ul><li>LIBRARY MARKETING & PROMOTION </li></ul><ul><li>SHARING </li></ul><ul><li>INTERACTION </li></ul>
  23. 28. LIBRARIAN 2.0 <ul><li>APTITUDE FOR LEARNING </li></ul><ul><li>UNDERSTANDING HIS/HER USERS </li></ul><ul><li>FLEXIBLE </li></ul><ul><li>AWARENESS </li></ul>
  24. 29. IS THIS THE END? <ul><li>WEB 3.0 LIBRARY 3.0 </li></ul>Web 3.0 = Semantic Web?
  25. 30. THANK YOU

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