July 10, 2008
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Google enters Virtual World

On July 8, 2008, Google Labs announced the launch of Lively by Google – a 3D virtual experience.  Read the official blog posting at http://googleblog.blogspot.com/2008/07/be-who-you-want-on-web-pages-you-visit.html. A preliminary view of its capabilites indicates it is poor competition to Second Life  – a … Continue reading

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March 11, 2008
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Embrace Wikipedia?

Wikipedia – students love it and many faculty hate it! According to the Pew Internet and American Life Project,   46% of those age 18 and older who are current full- or part-time students have used Wikipedia. For immediacy and … Continue reading

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June 5, 2007
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June 2007 Conference Presentation

Social Networking Session Blogging, RSS feeds, social bookmarking, folksonomies, collaborative document creation and editing! In this 1-1/2 hour session, Library presenters Curtis Ferree, Jackie Kremer and Leslie Porter will discuss: Web 2.0 Blogs RSS del.icio.us Google Docs & Spreadsheets We’ll … Continue reading

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