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David Lee King - Social web, emerging trends, and libraries

David Lee King - Social web, emerging trends, and libraries

http://www.davidleeking.com/

Social networking and British libraries A library is an organized collection of sources of information and similar resources, made accessible to a defined community for reference or borrowing. It provides physical or digital access to material, and may be a physical building or room, or a virtual space, or both.[1] A library's collection can include books, periodicals, newspapers, manuscripts, films, maps, prints, documents, microform, CDs, cassettes, videotapes, DVDs, Blu-ray Discs, e-books, audiobooks, databases, and other formats. Libraries range in size from a few shelves of books to several million items. In Latin and Greek, the idea of bookcase is represented by Bibliotheca and Bibliothēkē (Greek: βιβλιοθήκη): derivatives of these mean library in many modern languages, e.g.

Look out, honey, 'cause I'm using technology. Bloggers Who Inspire the World to Help Others - Pennies Of Time: Compassionate Problem Solvers Join the Movement to Raise Kind Kids! Let us know that you would like to participate in our kindness programs.Join us in our project When Bad Things Happen: what to say and do with your kids.Share your talents and skills as a volunteer for Pennies of Time.This week, complete an act of kindness with your kids. Need a suggestion? Here are 5 Easy Ways! Digital Librarianship & Social Media: the Digital Library as Conversation Facilitator D-Lib Magazine July/August 2011 Volume 17, Number 7/8Table of Contents Digital Librarianship & Social Media: the Digital Library as Conversation Facilitator Robert A. Schrier Syracuse University raschrie@syr.edu doi:10.1045/july2011-schrier

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While David Lee King features various emerging library trends in his blog, the trends he features in his posts are mainly about technology and the social web. by jb16g Mar 14

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