According to USA Today
the US congress is considering a bill that would bar children who use computers in public libraries from accessing Facebook and other social networking websites without parental permission.
ALA says this bill is another attempt by the federal government to interfere with library users' privacy and free speech,
Added by Peter Alsbjer on July 29, 2008 at 11:03am —
A new WorldCat application called CiteMe is available on Facebook. Type in an author, title, subject or ISBN and a formatted citation comes up in the Facebook environment. You can get formatted citations in APA, Chicago, Harvard, MLA or Turabian style.
If your library has a Facebook page, this might be a useful application to include on your page.
To see more about this application, use the link below:
Added by Rosemarie Romano on July 28, 2008 at 12:03pm —
I have received the Fulbright grant and the next academic year I'll study in UCLA (CA). Continue
Added by Katerina Yefimova on July 24, 2008 at 12:57am —
Anyone using this system? Our library is thinking of using this system? How well does it work?
Added by Mary on July 20, 2008 at 8:35pm —
Not log in to Ning that's for sure. It's all changed.
Added by Mary on July 20, 2008 at 8:27pm —