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== Republishing Link Lists on Library Web Sites ==
 
== Republishing Link Lists on Library Web Sites ==
 
A number of libraries use social bookmarking tools to maintain a set of links to key resources.
 
A number of libraries use social bookmarking tools to maintain a set of links to key resources.
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* CSU-Pueblo Library uses del.icio.us to display their [http://del.icio.us/csupuebloreferencedesk del.icio.us picks] on their library [http://csuplibrary.wordpress.com/ website].
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* Cubberley Education Library uses a [http://sul-ic-rdm.stanford.edu:8080/cubberley/blog/archives/66 tag cloud] to display their [http://del.icio.us/kkerns del.icio.us bookmarks].
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*[http://www.holdregelibrary.org/index.html Holdrege Public Library] uses del.icio.us tag clouds on their [http://www.holdregelibrary.org/delicious_links.html “Links we Love“], [http://www.holdregelibrary.org/kidzone.html Kid’s Zone] and [http://www.holdregelibrary.org/teenspace.html TeenSpace]. Each page has a separate del.icio.us account:
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** Holdrege Public Library: [http://del.icio.us/HoldregeLibrary bookmarks on del.icio.us]
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** HoldregeLibraryKids’: [http://del.icio.us/HoldregeLibraryKids bookmarks on del.icio.us]
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** HoldregeLibraryTeens’: [http://del.icio.us/HoldregeLibraryTeens bookmarks on del.icio.us]
 
* [http://libraries.mit.edu/help/virtualref/ MIT Libraries Virtual Reference Collection]
 
* [http://libraries.mit.edu/help/virtualref/ MIT Libraries Virtual Reference Collection]
 
** Uses [[del.icio.us]] to maintain [http://del.icio.us/virtualref links] and to publish list on library web pages. Details on the [http://libraries.mit.edu/help/betas/#virtualref MIT Libraries Betas] site.
 
** Uses [[del.icio.us]] to maintain [http://del.icio.us/virtualref links] and to publish list on library web pages. Details on the [http://libraries.mit.edu/help/betas/#virtualref MIT Libraries Betas] site.

Revision as of 19:22, 8 April 2008

Introduction

Definition

Social bookmarking is ...

Social Bookmarking Services

Further Info on Social Bookmarking

Uses in Libraries

Sharing Set of Links

Republishing Link Lists on Library Web Sites

A number of libraries use social bookmarking tools to maintain a set of links to key resources.

Other Uses

Further Information on Social Bookmarking and Libraries