Next Generation Libraries: The 2.0 Phenomenon Stephen Abram Joe James Stephenâ€™s Lighthouse blog for slides Change is coming and everyone will be effected. FaceBook â€“ get your name and face out there. Let them know your name. Stand behind your word. Get libraries to evolve by de-cloaking. Show who they are and what their specialties are. MySpace merging with Yahoo. Thompson just bought Reuters. Google Scholar serves your students up to advertisers. Advertisers pay to be on first page. Libraries are more complicated than Fed Ex. They only deliver one way. We deliver it out and get it back. IM and Meebo allow you to have a conversation. IM research increase risk students learning because they are familiar with this technology.
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