Blogging and RSS: A Librarian's Guide

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Information Today, Inc., 2006 - Computers - 272 pages
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Libraries increasingly use blogs and RSS feeds to reach out to users, while librarians blog daily on a range of personal and professional topics. The way has been paved by the tech-savvy and resource-rich, but any library or librarian can successfully create and syndicate a blog today. In this readable book, author, Internet trainer, and blogger Michael P. Sauers, MLS, shows how blogging and RSS technology can be easily and effectively used in the context of a library community. Sauers showcases interesting and useful blogs, shares insights from librarian bloggers, and offers step-by-step instructions for creating, publishing, and syndicating a blog using free Web-based services, software, RSS feeds, and aggregators.

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Presenting a wealth of material, this guide by the technology innovation librarian for the Nebraska Library Commission, Lincoln, aims to introduce readers to the act of blogging, the personalities of ... Read full review


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