Buzz - Microblogging
and Geraldine Jones
describe a recent series of events introducing social media to research students at the University of Bath.
reviews the second edition of this book in which the author explains how RSS and blogging can be used by librarians and libraries.
, Katrin Flemming
and Elly Cope
report on the two-day Internet Librarian International Conference focusing on innovation and technology in the information profession, held in London on 14-15 October 2010.
explores UK public libraries' growing participation in social media to reach their audiences online, with a focus on blogging.
looks at the concept of real-time search and points to some of the functionality that users can and should expect to find when exploring these engines.
takes a look at how social media output is being indexed, sorted and made available for searching by looking at some representative samples.
Having considered organisational issues in her previous article, Marieke Guy
takes a look at the many technologies that support remote working, from broadband to Web 2.0 social networking tools.