Science Intelligence and InfoPros

Little things about Scientitic Watch and Information Professionnals

What Does It Mean to Be a Science Librarian 2.0?

leave a comment »

The author, a Computer science librarian in the U.S., gives a good and wise feedback of several years of new technology testing, etc. at last, sometimes, old fashioned tools such as newsletters serve better the end-users he concludes….

A Science Librarian 2.0 should be a person who is experimenting with new technologies as they come along. But we also need to retain a healthy dose of skepticism. Many tools are hyped way beyond their ability to deliver a service that is essential. So we need to thoroughly evaluate whether a new tool is appropriate for our workplace and will help further our mission to deliver services to our patrons

Read more: http://www.istl.org/09-summer/article2.html

Written by hbasset

September 28, 2009 at 8:25 pm

Posted in InfoPros, Science 2.0

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: