OPAL Presentations & Extra Links!

A few folks listened to the talks in Second Life!

These are the added links from discussion that came up during the four presentations I gave on Thursday and Friday for OPAL. We had great groups both days. I really appreciate the folks at OPAL setting it up! It was also available in Second Life!

Here are the presentations:





Here are the extra links from discussion:



Amanda Etches Johnson’s Wiki of Library Weblogs: http://www.blogwithoutalibrary.net/links Great resource and clearinghouse of all types of Biblioblogs!

Jenkins Law Library Blogs:http://www.jenkinslaw.org

Massachusetts Law Libraries Blog http://www.lawlib.state.ma.us/whatsnew.html

Recent Research on Virtual Communities: http://webjunction.org/do/DisplayContent?id=11258

Top Ten Weblog Design Mistakes: http://www.useit.com/alertbox/weblogs.html

TTW Handout: Evaluating LIS Weblogs

WP OPAC: http://www.plymouth.edu/library/opac/ Casey Bisson’s OPAC as Blog!


IM Resources: https://tametheweb.com/im/

LiB: IM Your Library Catalog…sort of

LiB’s PPT on IM & More: http://librarianinblack.typepad.com/librarianinblack/2006/05/im_and_other_so.html

Social Software:

David King on the Experience Economy: http://www.davidleeking.com/category/experience-economy/

David King’s Questions: http://www.davidleeking.com/2006/05/31/thinking-about-myspace-and-other-free-third-party-services/

Juice: http://juicereceiver.sourceforge.net/index.php

Legal Guide to Podcasting: http://wiki.creativecommons.org/Podcasting_Legal_Guide

Ten Reasons to Use Flickr at your Library: https://tametheweb.com/2005/12/10_reasons_to_use_flickr_at_yo.html

Ten More Reasons to Use Flickr at your Library: https://tametheweb.com/2006/05/10_more_reasons_to_use_flickr_1.html

Creating Staff Buy In:

Flickr Version!

Fresh Look at Public Libraries