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The culture of Nice

Michael Stephens wrote about the “culture of no” and how it stops innovation and development. Today at a seminar for librarians I was in a foul mood and sat observing my fellow librarians as they discussed the future of libraries

Posted in Hype or Hope?, Librarian 2.0, Library 2.0, Norway, Users

Trough of disillusionment

A very useful visialization of the development of understanding of new technologies: From Information Visualization blog UPDATE: One thing that struck me when I looked at this was the placement of blogs. I would say that blogs are further along

Posted in Hype or Hope?, Web 2.0

Chaper 1 – Web 2.0 – new tools

UPDATE April 6, 2006. Thanks to all you who have given me suggestions on what to add to the list. I include them in this post.  What should I include in this chaper? Here is my list of things I

Posted in Hype or Hope?


Library 2.0 is a new concept and although a lot has been written about it, it has generally been in the biblioblogosphere and has not reached a wider audience of librarians and library workers. For a concept to have any

Posted in Hype or Hope?

Manuscript in Norwegian on Writely

I have started writing the manuscript for "Library 2.0 – hype or hope?" on Writely. The manuscript will be in norwegian, but as stated before, the main points will occur here first:-) In true 2.0 spirit the manuscript will be

Posted in Hype or Hope?
July 2022
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