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ERIC Number: EJ867013
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2009
Pages: 11
Abstractor: As Provided
Reference Count: 0
ISSN: ISSN-1522-8959
Library Instruction 2.0
Bridgewater, Rachel; Deitering, Anne-Marie; Munro, Karen
Public Services Quarterly, v5 n2 p114-124 2009
At the 2008 ALA Annual Conference, a wonderful Association of College and Research Libraries (ACRL) preconference was presented entitled "Library Instruction 2.0: Building Your Online Instruction Toolkit". The presentation was enlightening and provided numerous and valuable recommendations for Web 2.0 sites that can facilitate and enliven library instruction sessions. In this issue, the "Internet Resources" column features commentary and evaluations from conference presenters Rachel Bridgewater, Anne-Marie Deitering, and Karen Munro, who present comprehensive reviews of some of their favorite Web 2.0 tools for library instruction purposes. The "Public Services Quarterly" Internet Column is designed to highlight resources librarians can use to increase their awareness, augment their skills, and provide better services to their patrons. While strengths and weaknesses of each site are included in these reviews, the sites chosen are recommended or highly recommended for use by academic librarians. All these sites are listed and easily accessible from All questions and comments about the "Public Services Quarterly" Internet Column can be directed to Nicole A. Cooke at:
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Language: English
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