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Library Networking: Journals, Blogs, Associations, etc. In Libraryland, there are many ways of keeping up and keeping connected with your fellow librarians This page does not necessarily indicate every site that has an RSS feed. Since most of these people are librarians, it's always worth checking for an RSS feed for their journals, blogs, etc. (What's RSS?) This page: Library Networking, generally | Library Journals and Indexes | Library and Librarian Blogs | Library Newsgroup | Library and Related Associations (Subject-Matter Library Associations) | Library Conferences Library Networking, generally Library Journals and Indexes Including online-only journals Web Directories of Library Journals: Directory of Open Access Journals: Library and Information Science Resources for Librarians (Steven Bell's Keeping Up) Library Journals, Newsletters & Zines (LibDex) Thomas Parry Library: Electronic Journals in Librarianship and Information Science (University of Wales, Aberystwyth) Library Periodical Indexes: Library and Librarian Blogs Library Newsgroup

An Ethical Island | How to Teach Without a Lecture and other fun Index. English. Home page. Association of International Librarians and Information Specialists A primary aim of The Association of International Librarians and Information Specialists (AILIS) is to foster better communication and closer co-operation amongst international librarians and information specialists in the Geneva - Lausanne area. But more than that, because of the great changes that have occurred in the world of information during last decade, AILIS provides an opportunity to learn about the trends in our profession. In particular AILIS co-sponsors the programme "Library Science Talks" which consists of 5-6 presentations per year given by internationally recognized specialists in the field. International organizations are major providers and users of data and need to stay current to continue serving their constituents with easily accessible and up-to-date information. Their libraries and information centres play a vital role in this work . AILIS assists in this effort by finding practical ways of promoting co-operation amongst its members.

Directories - Libraries Digital Librarian: a librarian's choice of the best of the Web Directories: Libraries See Also: Librariana Africa Research Central - California State University, San Bernardino. Les bibliothèques sur Internet en France dans le monde Association des Directers de Bibliotheques Departmentals de Pret. University Libraries Italian Internet library catalogues (OPACs) Special Libraries Government Libraries Australian Libraries Gateway - National Library of Australia. - Database contains location and descriptive information about a wide variety of health and biomedical resources. The European Library - Portal to The European Library British Library integrated catalogue, Biblioteca Nacional (Portugal), Online-Katalog Der Deutschen Bibliothek, Helsingin Yliopiston Kirjasto (main catalogue), SBN OPAC (Italy), Koninklijke Bibliotheek (main catalogue), OPAC HELVETICAT (SNL), and Slovenian National Bibliography. Guide to libraries and documentation services - Koninklijke Bibliotheek, Netherlands. Africa Asia Australasia

RSS: What RSS is, where to find RSS feeds, how to read RSS feeds, how to publish and syndicate RSS feeds If you find yourself going to multiple Web sites every day checking for updated news, Blogs, and other content, RSS can make your life easier. If your favorite sites make their content available as "RSS feeds" — and thousands of sites do — you can check them all at once using an aggregator. If you have your own Web site, you can publish an RSS feed or republish other sites' feeds. Because it is an application of XML, news items from RSS feeds (or channels) can be sliced and diced easily. This page: Introduction | Where to Find Feeds | How to Read Feeds | How to Publish a Feed | How to Use Syndicated Feeds on Your Site | More About RSS (and Atom) Introduction: What is RSS? The following are some good, basic introductions. Getting Started with RSS: The No-Brainer Method - If RSS hasn't made sense yet, Karen Schneider's directions will "get you from baffled to 'ah hah' in less than fifteen minutes." Where to Find RSS Feeds Tutorial Searching RSS Channels for News (Utah State Library)

Definition Of Digital Citzenship The Definition Of Digital Citizenship by Terry Heick As more and more students interact digitally–with content, one another, and various communities–the concept of digital citizenship becomes increasingly important. Which begs the question: what is digital citizenship? Well, first citizenship, which is formally defined as “the quality of an individual’s response to membership in a community.” So digital citizenship is nearly the same thing–”the quality of a response to membership in a digital community” would be a good first crack at the definition. Revising that might more clearly articulate the differences between physical and digital communities, so a decent definition of digital citizenship then might be “Self-monitored participation that reflects conscious interdependence with all (visible and less visible) community members” Still too wordy? This makes it useful not just as a visual for teacher understanding, but for students to discuss, internalize, and apply themselves.

Biblioburbia: The Library Files | Exploring Sydney's Libraries Librariana Digital Librarian: a librarian's choice of the best of the Web Digital Librarian is maintained by Margaret Vail Anderson, a librarian in Cortland, New York See Also: Archives & Manuscripts | Book Collecting | Books & Reading | Children's Literature | Directories - Libraries | Directories - Publishers | Electronic Texts | Internet Subject Guides | Reference | Search ToolsAbbey Newsletter - Nonprofit corporation set up to encourage preservation of library & archival materials. Archived newsletter articles from February 1981 to October 2003. Searchable through Conservation OnLine: Resources for Conservation Professionals. About.com - Subject Directory. ALA Divisions, Units & Governance, NewsReleases, Links to Library Web Resources, American Libraries which is searchable, has a news archive and Job Listings. ALA Editions - Features ALA publications and provides the full-text of Adaptive Technology for the Internet: Making Electronic Resources Accessible to All by Barbara T. Architects. LibLog

Library Journal — Library News, Reviews, and Views Children's Literature Digital Librarian: a librarian's choice of the best of the Web Digital Librarian is maintained by Margaret Vail Anderson, a librarian in Cortland, New York See Also: Book Collecting | Books & Reading | Electronic Texts | Languages | Librariana | Literature | Mythology100 titres pour le livre de jeunesse - 74pp. (in French). CulturesFrance, Juin 2006. The Stonecutter (1960) - Directed by Gerald McDermott. Sun Flight (1966) - “Gerald McDermott is an exceptional animator who only made five short animated films before he changed careers and became a Caldecott Award-winning children's author. Adventures of Odysseus and the Tale of Troy - Searchable, full-text version of Padraic Colum's 1918 book includes illustrations. Bestiaria Latina: Stories about Animals in Latin - With Blog Biblia Vulgata: Bible Stories for Latin Students Legenda Aurea: Stories about the Saints in Latin Mythologiae: Classical Myths for Latin Students At the Back of the North Wind - By George MacDonald. Book TV - C-SPAN.

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