Hey school media folks… take a look: http://web2.unt.edu/isdocs/
“Frequent IM users, on the other hand, tended to use IM more as a tool for collaboration, with discussions covering a broad range of topics via many fast-paced interactions—each with many short turns in the conversation, much threading, and a predisposition towards multitasking. ” Oh yeah! Aaron and I have planned a number of things…and Steven and I have set up some collaborative stuff as well. CJ never ceases to amaze me with the quality of his posts. Take a look at this about IM and the great articles he links to.