Personal start-page tools

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The use of web-based personal start-page tools in user education, training and instructional activities.

  • Central Medical Library (CMB) of the University Medical Center Groningen (UMCG).This is part of a research we are conducting. With our own Netvibes Universe ([1]) we also want to develop and offer tailor-made library services and a Library Toolbox where users can choose usefull search tools, rss-feeds, widgets etc. (more info will follow on our blog [2]. Please read this comparison to know more: [3]

The tools

  • Netvibes ([4])
  • iGoogle ([5])
  • Pageflakes [6]
  • Windows Live [7]
  • My Yahoo [8]


Others

  • Pennvibes: example [9]
  • ...
Personal tools
Namespaces

Variants
Actions
Navigation
Toolbox