Syndicate, Aggregate, Communicate:
a Brief List of Resources

compiled by Nicole Hennig, Web Manager, MIT Libraries
for the NEASIST Program

Syndicate, Aggregate, Communicate
Tuesday, May 3, 2005

RSS/Podcasting/Screencasting/Web Syndication

RSS: A Quick Start Guide for Educators, by Will Richardsdon
http://www.weblogg-ed.com/rss_for_ed

RSS: A Primer for Publishers & Content Providers, by M.Moffat
http://www.eevl.ac.uk/rss_primer/

Syndicated Content: It's More than Just Some File Formats, by Paul Miller
http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue35/miller/

What is RSS and How Can it Serve Libraries? by Zeki Celikbas
http://eprints.rclis.org/archive/00002531/

The Role of RSS in Science Publishing: Syndication and Annotation on the Web, by Tony Hammond, Timo Hannay, and Ben Lund
http://www.dlib.org/dlib/december04/hammond/12hammond.html

Bibliocasting listserv
The bibliocasting listserv (bibliocasting@listserv.syr.edu) is dedicated to a discussion of streaming media in the library environment. This list grows out of the increasing popularity of "Podcasting," or the use of RSS and the Internet to download audio programs (like audio blogs) to computers and MP3 players.
List archives

Podcasting: Hear What the Buzz Is About, By Michael Gowan
http://playlistmag.com/features/2005/01/podcastinglisten/index.php

All About Screencasting, Jon Udell's Weblog
http://weblog.infoworld.com/udell/2005/02/21.html#a1182

Podcasting: Wikipedia entry
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Podcast

Web Syndication: Wikipedia entry
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Web_syndication

Social Bookmarking/Tagging/Folksonomies

Metadata for the Masses, by Peter Merholz
http://www.adaptivepath.com/publications/essays/archives/000361.php

Folksonomies? How about Metadata Ecologies? by Louis Rosenfeld
http://louisrosenfeld.com/home/bloug_archive/000330.html

On Freetagging, by Dan Brown
http://www.greenonions.com/index.php?p=148

Folksonomies + Controlled Vocabularies, by Clay Shirky
http://www.corante.com/many/archives/2005/01/07/folksonomies_controlled_vocabularies.php

Social Bookmarking Tools (I): A General Review, by Tony Hammond, Timo Hannay, Ben Lund, and Joanna Scott
http://www.dlib.org/dlib/april05/hammond/04hammond.html

Social Bookmarking Tools (II): A Case Study, by Ben Lund, Tony Hammond, Martin Flack and Timo Hannay
http://www.dlib.org/dlib/april05/lund/04lund.html

Order Out of Chaos: What's the best way to tag, bag, and sort data? Give it to the unorganized masses, by Bruce Sterling
http://www.wired.com/wired/archive/13.04/view.html?pg=4

Folksonomies - Cooperative Classification and Communication Through Shared Metadata, by Adam Mathes
http://www.adammathes.com/academic/computer-mediated-communication/folksonomies.html

Folksonomy: Wikipedia entry
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Folksonomy

Social Bookmarking: Wikipedia entry
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Social_bookmarking

Blogs

The State of Blogging: Pew Internet & American Life Report
http://www.pewinternet.org/PPF/r/144/report_display.asp

The Blogging Revolution: Weblogs Are To Words What Napster Was To Music, by Andrew Sullivan
http://www.wired.com/wired/archive/10.05/mustread.html?pg=2

PH.Dotcom: What if professors could lecture 24-7? Blog culture invades academia, by Geeta Dayal
http://villagevoice.com/arts/0515,edsuppdayal,62903,12.html

A Brief Guide to Blogodemia, by Geeta Dayal
http://villagevoice.com/arts/0515,edsuppblogside,62961,12.html

Weblogs: Wikipedia entry
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Blogs

Wikis

Gerry McKiernan Wiki Bibliography
http://www.public.iastate.edu/~CYBERSTACKS/WikiBib.htm

Wiki: a look at on-line collaborative development
http://www.somewhatamiable.com/wikipresentation.htm

Wiki Wiki Web: What is a Wiki?
http://member.melbpc.org.au/~tgosbell/articles/wiki/

Wikis and Blikis: Beyond the Blog
http://vaspersthegrate.blogspot.com/2005/01/wikis-and-blikis-beyond-blog.html

Wikipedia
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Main_Page

Wiki: Wikipedia entry
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wiki

Keeping up with new technologies

InfoToday (news alerts, and journals) - Barbara Quint, Mary Ellen Bates, and others
http://www.infotoday.com

Library Stuff
http://www.librarystuff.net/

Gizmodo: The Gadgets Weblog - Joel Johnson
http://www.gizmodo.com/

Search Day and Search Engine Watch - Danny Sullivan and Chris Sherman
http://www.searchenginewatch.com

Resource Shelf - Gary Price
http://www.resourceshelf.com/

Research Buzz - Tara Calishain
http://www.researchbuzz.com/

librarian.net - Jessamyn Charity West
http://librarian.net/

Slashdot: News for Nerds, Stuff That Matters
http://slashdot.org/

Slashdot Review Podcast (listen to a podcast of Slashdot stories)
http://slashdotreview.com

 

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