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Learn how blogs and wikis are helping citizens of the web interact socially and build communities. The presenters will define and describe these web tools, as well as RSS (really Simple Syndication) which is often used in conjunction with blogs and wikis. Examples of current uses by non-librarians, and librarians will be shown. Practical tips to consider before building a blog or wiki will be discussed.
social networking, libraries, Web 2.0, blogs, wikis, RSS
Aguilar, Paulita; Holly Phillips; and Twila Firmature. "Online Social Networking Tools: An introduction." (2006). http://digitalrepository.unm.edu/hslic-posters-presentations/39