Check out OCLC’s report on users’ perceptions of libraries and information resources, an international study on information seeking habit and preferences of consumers from Australia, Canada, Singapore, India, the United Kingdom and the United States. You can download the full report in PDF format (around 290 pages).
TALIS, a leading provider of products and services in libraries in UK and Ireland, released a white paper on “Do Libraries Matter : The Rise of Library 2.0”. From the executive summary, the paper says:
If you login to your Google Account, you’ll see a link to new services on the left navigation panel. One of these services is Orkut.
Sirsi Dynix is sponsoring an online seminar on “Weblogs and Libraries: Communication, Conversation and the Blog People“. Michael Stephens of Tame the Web will give the presentation which will examine blogs and the bloggers as well all point to the future of the medium.
FromDynix Institute comes Word to the Wise, a weekly list of library technology word which is aimed at helping librarians stay in tuned with the latest techno buzzwords. It defines and describe comprehensively the selected word for the week and even provides links for further reading. You can subscribe to this service via the Dynix E-mail Subscription Center.
ituloy angsulong entries:
I am a 37 year old Filipino, living in Manila, Philippines.
aczafra.com is my personal blog where I post anything that catches my fancy, but mostly about tech stuff.
For more of my serious writing gigs, you’ll find me at the ff:
- Search Engine Journal
- Cell Phone News
- Eee PC Blog
- Pinoy Urban Blog
I also maintain a travel blog called Our Paradise Philippines where I chronicle my various road trips, together with my family driving our small but reliable Kia Picanto.
And lastly, I’m also into digital photography, having recently bought a trusty Canon 400D DSLR.
At last! After almost two days of trying to upload and install wordpress in this hosting site, and at the same time tinkering with the cpanel of this site, I finally made it! Home at last. My own domain name, graciously hosted by master Yuga himself. Thank you!
Want to catalog your personal collection of books and share your list to friends and other people? You can do so with the use of the Library Thing (Beta), “an online service to help people catalog their books easily, find people with similar libraries, get suggestions from people with your tastes and so forth.”