We will be celebrating in two weeks time (January 27) the first anniversary of our new University library. It is a good occasion for a quick evaluation of the impact in the university life and I’m going to do so with a vision of future online access to scholarly content. In particular, I will mention the efforts that are being carried out in order to make the new library a true library 2.0, but I will also suggest how to go beyond the 2.0 model so as to approach a much more effective 3.0 model.
- I’m helping in both Transket‘s and Natouring‘s communication campaigns
- I’m trying to understand better when (and how) to use Facebook, FriendFeed, Delicious, Yammer or Twitter (I also blog and wiki, but these I know when and how).
- I’m introducing my students into Twitter, after having introduced them into CiteULike, Delicious; before we go into FriendFeed and GoogleReader. (I’m sorry I’ve given up Twine and Gnoss for the moment; interesting but not fluent). Continue reading