The fully revised and updated second edition of this book from acclaimed author Phil Bradley takes a clear and practical approach as it explains exactly how to use the different types of Web 2.0 technologies, and shows how libraries can get the most out of them (using case studies). Illustrations help guide readers through each step of creating a range of resources, and a companion website, including podcasts from the author, ensures readers are kept up to date in this highly dynamic and fast-moving area. Several new chapters look at the following key areas: social networking; presentations; social search engines; twitter; and, new trends and Web 3.0. This is essential reading for library and information professionals wishing to harness the social networking revolution to their advantage. It will also be valuable for website authors and students of library and information studies.
Full Product DetailsAuthor: Phil Bradley
Publisher: Facet Publishing
Imprint: Facet Publishing
Edition: 2nd Revised edition
ISBN 10: 185604713
Publication Date: 17 February 2013
Audience: Professional and scholarly , Professional & Vocational
Publisher's Status: Active
Availability: In stock
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About the previous edition: This book does a good job of giving an introduction to a wide-ranging, rapidly changing subject. INTERNET RESOURCES NEWSLETTER This is the sort of book that will be read and referred to by librarians the world over who are keen to be stimulated by the possibilities of web 2.0 and put into practice the many good ideas to enliven and refresh their library services. ONLINE INFORMATION REVIEW This is an excellent straightforward reference text to the range of available Web 2.0 tools, ideal for both librarians in the field and LIS students. HEA-ICS
Phil Bradley has a background as an information professional and has worked in the field of electronic publishing for the last 15 years. He is currently an independent internet consultant and is well known throughout the industry for his talks, training courses, lectures, books and articles on various aspects of electronic publishing and the internet.
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