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KM, Communities and the “Little Free Library”

Chris Collison

These aren’t just any old books, this is a carefully curated collection and the Library itself is a piece of neighborhood art!

Building a Solid Library of Use Cases

Elsua

You see? Technology, all along, has always been an enabler, and just that, an enabler, nothing else, no matter what other people would tell you.

2016 11

New Publication: Public Libraries as Social Innovation Catalysts

Making CommunitySense

van den Assem (2013), Public Libraries as Social Innovation Catalysts. Public libraries urgently need to reinvent their role in society. Through social innovation, libraries may adopt new functions and roles and even act as innovation catalysts in networks of increasingly interdependent stakeholders from different sectors.

New publication – Knowledge Weaving for Social Innovation: Laying the First Strand

Making CommunitySense

Filed under: knowledge weaving , libraries , sensemaking , social innovation. knowledge weaving libraries sensemaking social innovationJust published: A. de Moor (2015). Knowledge Weaving for Social Innovation: Laying the First Strand. In Proc. ISBN 978-0-9874652-4-5. Abstract. Society consists of a web of interconnected communities.

2016 40

It’s the Latest, It’s the Greatest, It’s the Library

Hildy Gottlieb

In 1967, when I was 10 years old, an ad campaign for libraries swept the nation. libraries have always been magical places. For seniors?

Libraries and Collaborative Research Communities

Making CommunitySense

Already a while ago, but still worth a post: on August 5, I was an invited speaker at the Ticer Digital Libraries a la Carte 2009 summer school. Ticer stands for Tilburg Innovation Centre for Electronic Resources, and is a business unit of Tilburg University’s Library and IT Services.

Library 2.0 to close?

Social Reporter

Members of the 4000-strong Ning-based network Library 2.0 Some support for keeping Library 2.0, recently received this message: “Unless I hear a huge outcry over the next 24 hours, I will shut down this group effective Thursday evening , Feb. Most people trying to join are spammers or just seeing what they can get into.

Blog>> NHS KM Resource Library

Green Chameleon

Many of you will have used the NHS’ public KM resources site. Thanks to David Gurteen for bringing my attention to this

Leadership Maxims, Avoiding a CoP Mid-Life Crisis, Library Clips, Knowledge and Learning Toolkit, Ten Commandments for Business Failure

John Tropea - Delicious Community

KM Blog of the Week Library clips by John Tropea. Weekly Knowledge Management Blog by Stan Garfield KM Question, Thought Leader, Blog, Link, and Book of the Week [ Blogroll - KM Home Page - Send a Question - Implementing a successful KM programme ]. KM Question of the Week Q: What advice do you have for leaders? Maxim #1: PICKLES. Propose.

Connected Libraries: project summary and recommendations

SocialTech

Picture shared under Creative Commons Licence by Skokie Public Library. Making the most of library space - whatever your budget. needs.

Web 2.0 in Libraries

Nancy White

in libraries. I gave a talk at University Centre Hastings (UCH) to the Sussex Sub-Branch of CILIP South East way back in November 2007 on the subject of Web 2.0 My original post with links to the slides and relevant Web sites can be found HERE. Paul Benham from UCH has kindly written a summary of my talk which can be found HERE

Technology Stewardship at Libraries - Free Online Event

Nancy White

June 10th I’ll be joining the good folks at WebJunction to do an hour on technology stewardship in/at libraries. Library: WebJunction.

Green Chameleon » NHS KM Resource Library

Green Chameleon

It gathers together a range of resources on KM applications in the public sector (not just the NHS) and it has a very applied, practical focus. RSS2.

Technology Stewardship at Libraries – Free Online Event | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

If you are a librarian or library junkie, join us! Smith) for this free webinar. Times listed are in U.S. Eastern Time. Will give credit.

Blog Cases from 2005: Christina Pikas on Library Science

Portals and KM

These cases have not appeared on this blog before  Christina Pikas is currenlty a science and engineering librarian in a special library, as well as a doctoral student in information studies. Christina originally started her first blog after hearing Steven Cohen, who writes the blog, Library Stuff , speak at Maryland Technology Day. She

Hazel Blears borrows from Living Library

Neighbourhoods

The Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government is known to be a fan of Living Library and scheduled a visit.

Libraries to accept food bank donations as fines

Neighbourhoods

it means that at last the public library sector is playing a part in confronting the government over its wretched anti-public policies.

Updated facilitation resources library

Chris Corrigan

For many years on this site I have kept a page of facilitation resources that is my working library. For your edification, my renewed library of Facilitation Resources , free for the taking. The best links and site to partcipatory process I have found. . Enjoy.

Post-KM and Enterprise 2.0 from Library Clips

Portals and KM

I have been meaning to write about this excellent and comprehensive post from John Tropea for some time, Post-KM: enterprise 2.0, facilitation and complexity. I have always thought that KM and enterprise 2.0 have a lot of overlap and that the new enterprise 2.0 At the same, there is much more to enterprise 2.0 I have also said that enterprise 2.0

Search it in the library, ask the librarian (or ask everyone)?

Net-Map Toolbox

Good thing though, they won’t kick you out of the internet for doing this (while they would most likely ask you kindly to leave the library).

Search it in the library, ask the librarian (or ask everyone)?

Net-Map Toolbox

Good thing though, they won’t kick you out of the internet for doing this (while they would most likely ask you kindly to leave the library).

Joint Use Library Community of Practice - evidence base

Delicious/choconancy/communities_of_practice

libraries communities_of_practice WSL peer-learning

Ah-ha! It was Colonel Mustard in the library with the cupcake

Endless Knots

I'm going out on a limb here and assuming that the same food service that provided refreshments during our ill-fated, so to speak, visit to a Harvard's Houghton Library in January also serves the Faculty Club (otherwise a lovely place to dine, I might add; last time I was there they served fab sushi). Nasty little buggie.

How Do I Use OneDrive for Business?

Michael Sampson - Currents

He should have set up SharePoint sites with document libraries, and then divided his files across those sites and document libraries. All business-related content should be in a SharePoint document library. and put the related documents into the document library associated with each site first.

2016 49

Public libraries in crisis: it could be worse than you thought

Neighbourhoods

My take on the shameless withdrawal of government from supporting public libraries is to keep in mind that our libraries are one of the few things left that consolidate the public realm. Once they're gone, it's not just hard to get the library service back: it will be that much harder to reinstate the notion of publicness.

But I can’t draw… Cancel that thought!

Full Circle Associates

Houghton Library Studies 4, Houghton Library of the Harvard Library and Peabody Museum Press, Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA.

2015 29

Video library - Communities of practice - Rio Tinto

Delicious/choconancy/communities_of_practice

Short videos from Rio Tinto about their CoPs.

CoP 0

Library clips :: Presentation : Participation in Communities of Practice :: March :: 2010

Delicious/choconancy/communities_of_practice

communities_of_practice

Michigan Library Association – Communities of Practice « Missouri Library Association Task Force to Examine MLA's Structure, Governance & Organization

Delicious/choconancy/communities_of_practice

WSL communities_of_practice peer-learning

Open access: The grey zone

GrowingPains

Think the ACM Digital Library: [link]. ACM is doing a lot of soul searching about whether to make this library freely available. They have a valid point, however, that the costs of maintaining a quality, indexed library need to be covered somehow. Tags: CIRN digital libraries open access publishing link].

Case Studies on Office 365 at Work – What’s Happening in Your Work?

Michael Sampson - Currents

using OneDrive for Business, or SharePoint document libraries). I am putting the final touches on a new book that looks at the business opportunities for using Office 365. Do you have any examples from your work of Office 365 being used to support: Profiling employee experience (e.g., using Delve profiles for finding people).

2016 52

Round-Trip Editing in Connections Content Manager

Michael Sampson - Currents

This means that while they are browsing for files in a Library, users can click on “Edit” in the browser and the file will open with the user’s favorite local editor. For example, a Word document, will be opened with the desktop app of Office 365. At least that’s what I hope it means. IBM Connections

2014 32

A Leaders Guide to creating High Performing Teams (HPTs)

The Bumble Bee

I am pleased to release a new white paper " A Leaders Guide to creating High Performing Teams (HPTs) ". Team Leadership Development

2015 47

Green Chameleon » On Being Ephemeral

Green Chameleon

It’s the Library of the Abbey of Saint-Gallen and it’s by Candida Hofer. Ephemeral. Where’s the comfort? Paris: UNESCO, 2007.

Case Studies on Office 365 at Work – What’s Happening in Your Work?

Michael Sampson - Currents

using OneDrive for Business, or SharePoint document libraries). I am putting the final touches on a new book that looks at the business opportunities for using Office 365. Do you have any examples from your work of Office 365 being used to support: Profiling employee experience (e.g., using Delve profiles for finding people).

2016 44

Organising Knowledge » Where Should Taxonomy be in the Taxonomy?

Green Chameleon

“ Word Herder &# takes issue with the Library of Congress’ allocation of the DDC classification 658.4038 to my book Organising Knowledge (ie Information Management, deeply buried behind Technology (Applied Sciences). What about academic libraries? We need facets. But the DDC disagrees with me. You can do a lot with money.

Notes on “Experience from the Field: How to Use a Team Site Effectively for Collaboration” (Benjamin Niaulin)

Michael Sampson - Currents

Two things only in a site – lists and libraries. Document library – just another table, but it stores the document itself.

2014 53

Organising Knowledge » Knowledge Organisation Systems

Green Chameleon

I’ve had half a career since then while it seems he’s had an extremely productive retirement after five or six productive careers. RSS2.0

NSLS: Communities of Practice

Delicious/choconancy/communities_of_practice

WSL libraries communities_of_practice examples cases

April Hot List: Mobile Learning Content

Nancy White

Best of Mobile Learning April 1, 2011 to April 30, 2011 Featured Sources The following are the top items from featured sources based on social signals.