Monthly Archives: May 2011

Linking library catalogue metadata to theatre production/performance metadata and objects

Lorcan Dempsey re-tweeted a link (via @lukask) to a presentation on Linked data across library/theatre domains from the ELAG2011 conference:  Linking libraries to the real world. Tweet

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UKSG Links

Links you may find useful from my #MashDMU presentation yesterday: My personal UKSG 2011 Conference blog post UKSG LiveSerials blog Andy Powell’s “Open, Social & Linked” presentation Institutional Repository Search (IRS) Tool from MIMAS Eduserv eBook Finder Tool Tony Hirst’s … Continue reading

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Seth Godin on libraries and librarians

I enjoyed today’s #MashDMU meeting with contributions from @Mitchley, @Fulup, and @StJerome1st.  My main contribution, apart from tweeting throughout, was an inspirational quote from Seth Godin on The future of the library (do check the whole blog post for context): … Continue reading

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Twitter Tool: TwapperKeeper

Just created an archive of #MashDMU tweets using TwapperKeeper. TwapperKeeper allows users to archive tweets by hashtag, keywords, or person to easily share with others. Tweet

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Topics for #MashDMU meeting on 17 May

The next #MashDMU meeting on Tuesday 17 May from 12-1pm in the Kimberlin Lecture Room).  Mitchell hopes to share more web 2.0 and mashup ideas gleaned from the 2011 UKSG Conference; Phil will provide an update on the data gathering … Continue reading

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Twitter tool: Twilert

Twilert is a Twitter application that enables you to receive regular email alerts of tweets containing your brand, product, service… or any keyword you are interested in.  I’m using it to monitor mentions of @LibraryDMU, @AlisonMcNab, and #MashDMU.  What will you use it … Continue reading

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Article on linked data

The latest issue of Panlibus (the news magazine from Talis) contains an article on Linked Data in Libraries by Sarah Bartlett  – you will find the article on pp16-17 of the PDF version.  Discussing “What place for libraries in a … Continue reading

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