Michael Stephens: The Hyperlinked Library

Michael Stephens, Ph.D., is Assistant Professor in the Graduate School of Library and Information Science at Dominican University in Illinois. He spent over fifteen years working in public libraries while developing a passion for technology. His publications include The Library Internet Trainer’s Toolkit, two ALA Library Technology Reports on Web 2.0, a monthly column with Michael Casey in Library Journal, … Read More

Stephen Abram presents Shift Happens 2.0: What on Earth is Happening and How Will It Affect Libraryland?

Stephen Abram, MLS, is the President 2008 of Special Libraries Association (SLA) and the past-President of the Canadian Library Association and Vice President Innovation for SirsiDynix and Chief Strategist for the SirsiDynix Institute. He has been VP of Corporate Development for Micromedia ProQuest and Publisher Electronic Information for Thomson. He ran libraries for Suncor, Coopers & Lybrand, Smith Lyons Torrance … Read More

Amy Buckland: Social Networks and You (Ya, You)

Amy Buckland thinks there must be some mistake that she is speaking at Web2.You with Stephen Abram and Michael Stephens. When not gobsmacked at having opportunities like today, she is a liaison librarian at McGill University and publisher of Library Student Journal. Amy is a proud graduate of the McGill University‘s School of Information Studies. She still can’t believe she … Read More

Sarah Burns: Oxfam International’s KIC Portal: Web 2.0 in KM Initiatives

Sarah Burns is a Knowledge Management Advisor at Pathfinder International. She did her B. A. Hons. in International Development and is a second-year MLIS student. She was Oxfam Canada Intern and Oxfam Québec Research Assistant. Check out the slides and the video recordings of her presentation “Oxfam International’s KIC Portal: Web 2.0 in KM Initiatives”.