Computers in Libraries 2010 roundup

The following are some links to “cool stuff” from Computers in Libraries 2010 for a brown bag session at work.

Computers in Libraries 2010 site from Information Today Inc
Twitter stream via Twapperkeeper


Deep Zoom
Example site: http://memorabilia.hardrock.com/
Download link

Bing Mapcruncher
Len Davidson’s slides – starts on slide 15
Download link


Darlene Fichter’s slides: New and Cool Tools
http://www.slideshare.net/fichter/2010-new-and-cool-tools

Feed Informer: http://feed.informer.com/
Add multiple RSS feeds to one digest, output as an embeddable widget for your website

Are My Sites Up? http://aremysitesup.com
Notifies you when your website goes down.
Monitors up to 5 sites 25x per day for free. Alerts by SMS.

Reputation Monitoring:
Socialmention.com
IceRocket

Online bookmarks: xmarks.com
Synchronize multiple computers, across browsers
Integrates in google search results, see when others have bookmarked a site


Nicole Engard’s Open Source Tools:
Her site: http://www.web2learning.net/

Open source desktop publishing: www.scribus.net

Open source video capture/streaming: Camstudio.org

MIT Mobile Web open source project
http://sourceforge.net/projects/mitmobileweb/

Random cool thing: oMoby – product recognition for iPhone
http://omoby.com/pages/index.php

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Posted on May 25, 2010, in Jobby Stuff, Meetings. Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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