Web 2.0 Projects at Warwick University Library
Brown, Charlotte L., Widdows, Katharine, Connell, Ross and Humphreys, Jessica. (2009) Web 2.0 Projects at Warwick University Library. Open Access, Vol.52 (No.3). pp. 8-9. ISSN 0048-1904
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About 2 years ago at Warwick our senior managers encouraged Academic Support staff to really explore web 2.0 technologies and find out if anything particularly lent itself to supporting library work or marketing. We were given free reign to find out what worked and what suited the library, and what didn’t. The following brief overviews cover only four of the projects that have been running since then. We have also investigated much more, including Twitter, Google Documents, wiki reading lists, You-Tube and more, but we couldn’t possibly fit it all in here. The brief articles below are just to give a taste of the kind of projects we have worked on. There are many more members of staff involved and many more web 2.0 adventures underway...
|Item Type:||Journal Article|
|Subjects:||Z Bibliography. Library Science. Information Resources > Z665 Library Science. Information Science|
|Divisions:||Administration > Library|
|Library of Congress Subject Headings (LCSH):||University of Warwick. Library, Facebook (Electronic resource), Web 2.0, Online social networks -- Great Britain|
|Journal or Publication Title:||Open Access|
|Page Range:||pp. 8-9|
|Status:||Not Peer Reviewed|
|Access rights to Published version:||Open Access|
|References:|| De Rosa, C., et al. College students’ perceptions of libraries and information resources: a report to the OCLC membership. [Online]. (URL http://www.oclc.org/reports/pdfs/studentperceptions.pdf). Dublin, Ohio: OCLC, 2006. (Accessed 28 July 2009).  Ipsos MORI. Student expectations study: key findings from online research and discussion evenings held in June 2007 for the Joint Information Systems Committee. [Online]. (URL http://www.jisc.ac.uk/media/documents/publications/studentexpectations.pdf). London: JISC, 2007. (Accessed 28 July 2009).  http://www.meebo.com/  http://www.facebook.com/|
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