What an easy, low-cost step to test the waters of social software! Go ahead…try it…I’ll wait… http://www.flickr.com/photos/sjcpl/ Feel free to let me know what your flickr address is!
This weekend I’m grading for LIS753. Grades are due next week. I just noticed Patty from class posted some of the student projects. Their project was to design a basic Web site for a library or library service. http://pattybibliotecaria.blogspot.com/2005/12/lis-753-website-links.html
I always enjoy Will’s posts because so many of them can apply to librarians as well as teachers. His recent “It’s Not the Teachers” is no exception. And now that the technologies create as much transparency as they do, it’s even more about vision and leadership (or lack thereof.) This is good stuff. So often, Will states, teachers implement new technologies and campaign for their use UP to administrators. How many librarians have done the same? About blogs? Wikis? And this blows me away: (Bolding is mine) Obviously, I think that needs to change. We need to create ecologies at […]