Every Blog Has Its Day: Politically-interested Internet Users' Perceptions of Blog Credibility
Article Abstract: This study employs an online survey to examine U.S.
politically-interested Internet users' perceptions of the credibility
of blogs. The article focuses on the influence of blog reliance
compared to motivations for visiting blogs in determining blog
credibility. The study found that blogs were… Continue
Added by Troy Swanson on December 23, 2007 at 1:39am —
On our blog development blog, I posted about our new feed parser
. I have put together a page on our library's Web site to help faculty members use the parser.
This could be a handy tool for others to utilize. It is especially useful with del.icio.us.
Added by Troy Swanson on December 22, 2007 at 12:40am —
Local Information Technology Service Unit of the small rural township of… Continue
Added by Peter Alsbjer on December 21, 2007 at 6:10am —
WISH YOU ALL A MERRY XMAS AND A HAPPY NEW YEAR
Added by sami on December 19, 2007 at 6:17pm —
In an effort to pull people together, our library has just launched a new blog, Green Today, Green Tomorrow.
blog is part of our library's One Book, One College program and the college's sustainability ini Thistiative. Thus, library programming, meets college policy, meets the curriculum, meets a blog.
Added by Troy Swanson on December 18, 2007 at 5:31pm —
I just posted about how to easily create a blog widget or "blidget" for your blog by simply copying and pasting the URL into Widgetbox and choosing settings - the post is here on iLibrarian
if you're interested. You can also then follow the instructions to create a Facebook Application as I…
Added by Ellyssa Kroski on December 18, 2007 at 10:35am —
Thought folks here might be great contributors to a new limited run journal we are starting up. Please share your thoughts and experiences:
CALL FOR PAPERS
Introducing Conversants. Conversants (ISSN: 1940-5022) is a limited-run, open-access journal about participatory networks. Part of a joint project on Participatory Librarianship (http://ptbed.org) between the Information Institute of Syracuse and the American Library Association's Office for Information Technology… Continue
Added by Virtual Dave Lankes on December 14, 2007 at 2:22pm —
If you are using (or considering using) the above, please let me know your thoughts/ideas/suggestions?
Added by MsInfo2u on December 13, 2007 at 1:00pm —
As people age, their vision is not as good as it was. Many people start
to struggle to read regular print books, magazines, and newspapers.
Ironically, just when they gain the time to read, they find out that
there are very few books available to them and some find that their
arthritis prevents them from using large print editions.
that can be read on a small e-book reader could be the solution to
these problems. Libraries can promote the use of e-books… Continue
Added by RefLibrarian on December 12, 2007 at 8:03am —
I'll be speaking at Computers in Libraries 2008:
D304 Customizing Blackboard
Richard Cox, Digital Technology Consultant, & Lynda Kellam, Data Services & Government Information Librarian, The University of North Carolina
Barbara Kountouzi, Coordinator of Education & Research Services & Robert Cagna, Department Head, Access and Document Delivery Services, Biomedical Library,…
Added by Richard Cox on December 11, 2007 at 12:40pm —
Library 2.0 Initiatives in Academic Libraries
Woo-hoo! Coming soon.
There will be an associated wiki for each chapter as well.
Added by Richard Cox on December 11, 2007 at 11:11am —
HI all i want to know from A-Z about the Library 2.0 . I hope that i can get help
Added by sami on December 8, 2007 at 1:44pm —
Okay, it's the holidays and increased people are coming into the public library possibly because of the economy, the weather or maybe just some lonely folks looking for community. Many of my co-workers are taking vacation time and that leaves us a little stretched for help at the reference desk. I have been trying to avoid getting apprehensive about my last semester of grad school starting in mid-January. I'm curious what stress relievers other people working in libraries have found that get… Continue
Added by Diane on December 6, 2007 at 12:52pm —
i wrote about training and i can see that i didnt got any reply from any librarian is it that difficult to have funds for training?
Added by sami on December 5, 2007 at 6:59pm —
HI Dear all librarians
Am a librarian from Palestine , am looking for a full training course " job training " free of charge , because i didn't had any training since 1988 when i got my MA degree in library science , so if any library can offer me this opportunity i will be grateful .
mobile (+972545477208 )
Added by sami on December 3, 2007 at 7:09pm —
In August, a set up a display at the Arlington Heights Memorial Library to showcase Chicago-North Romance Writers of America, of which I'm a past president and remain a member.
I also reserved case for December to display my individual information. This morning I finished setting it up. As I was leaving, one of the patrons was already giving it a once-over, which made me feel good.
Along with the one shown above, I've also put up a few other photos from the… Continue
Added by Morgan Mandel on December 1, 2007 at 6:46pm —
Thinking of making your library del.icio.us? Here are some links to get your started.
You can also view my list of del.icio.us libraries.
Added by Angela CW on December 1, 2007 at 12:33am —