Category Archives: Library 2.0

Innovative use of social media in libraries

Although many libraries are taking a 2.0 approach to providing information services using Web 2.0 tools, there are others that draw the line when it comes to using more popular forms of social networking.  Certainly in some organisations there may … Continue reading

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Library 2.0 – the ‘Social Library’

“To continue to be vital to society, libraries must adopt new objectives.  In particular, they must strive to participate with individuals in their cultural activites; passive, depersonalised service is no longer enough.”  Frederick Kilgour, ‘Evolving, Computerising, Personalising,’  in American Libraries, Feb … Continue reading

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