You can decreasingly expect people to come to your website for content.
Instead, explore ways to integrate your content and services into the working environments of you patrons. Playing a role in institution-wide portal applications is one example. Create Search Bar tools for Firefox browsers. Explore the use of XUL to create institution-specific interfaces to collections and services. Syndicate your content, and develop tools Â gadgets/widgets Â providing seamless access to you, your content, and your services from within the userÂs browser, email client, and RSS reader.
Thursday, June 23, 2005
The LITA blog and list of top tech trends
The Library and Information Technology Association (LITA) blog contains postings on top technology trends, including a posting from Roy Tennant. The lists are easy to skim. My favorite, from Eric Morgan, says: