Saturday, February 21, 2009

What Libraries Can Learn from Facebook

From the Library Garden blog, comes this thought provoking article about what libraries can learn from Facebook.

Friday, February 20, 2009

Privacy Settings in Facebook

I was sent this very easy to read and understand blog article today called "Ten Privacy Settings Every Facebook User Should Know."

It reiterates the message that it is the user's responsibility to set the levels of privacy on social media sites like Facebook, MySpace, Twitter etc.

But also gives very simple and clear instructions on just how to do that.

Thursday, February 19, 2009

Librarians In the 21st Century

I found this wonderful news video piece from the New York Times, which is about librarians of the new age. Click on the link:

21st Century Librarian

It is essentially about a school librarian, but many of the principles and philosophies are relevent to ALL libraries.


Edit: For a companion article, Click here.