Sunday, August 12, 2007

Top Ten Facebook Apps for Librarians | JSTOR Facebook App

Friends/

Ellyssa Kroski, a Reference Librarian at Columbia University Butler library, recently posted a Three-Part Series on the “Top Ten Facebook Apps for Librarians” on her iLibrarian blog

[ http://oedb.org/blogs/ilibrarian/2007/top-ten-facebook-apps-for-librarians-part-one/ ].

TheTopTenLibApps include:

*** JSTOR Search | Enables to the user to Search the JSTOR full-text scholarly journal archive in the humanities, social science, and other fields.

NOTE: Users may need to sign in from their library website before attempting to use the JSTOR App.

_AppAvailableAt_
[ http://www.facebook.com/apps/application.php?id=2412474777&b ]

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*** LibGuides Librarian | Allows one to display Springshare LibGuides subject guides within one's Facebook profile as well as to search your local OPAC.

BTW: Don’t Forget To Join The Companion Facebook Group At

[ http://iastate.facebook.com/group.php?gid=2376238057 ]

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*** Facebook Librarian | This Virtual Librarian service provides links to books, scholarly sources, open access reference resources, and a community-based Ask A Librarian service.

_AppAvailableAt_:
[ http://www.facebook.com/apps/application.php?api_key=4ba85acd652971a6a8633d919bb9a05a ]

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*** UIUC Library Search | An App that allows the user to search the OPAC of the University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign and/or to Ask A Librarian. The App also permits the user to search the library’s journal article databases (but not retrieve full-text items unless university-affiliated) Other OPAC Apps: University of Michigan library catalog, , Ryerson University Library catalog, Hennepin County Library catalog.

_AppAvailableAt_
[ http://www.facebook.com/apps/application.php?api_key=ad4ccedf62d21a09bf140d1533102b20&pwstdfy=fa0565221a24b781f7ef3d42d04a9c30 ]

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The Three-Part Series is Available At

[1][ http://oedb.org/blogs/ilibrarian/2007/top-ten-facebook-apps-for-librarians-part-one/ ].

[2][
http://oedb.org/blogs/ilibrarian/2007/top-ten-facebook-apps-for-librarians-part-two/ ]

[3][
http://oedb.org/blogs/ilibrarian/2007/top-ten-facebook-apps-for-librarians-part-three/ ]

If You Have An Unlisted Favorite Facebook Library-Related App, Please Let Ellyssa Know

[ http://oedb.org/blogs/ilibrarian/about/ ]

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BTW-2 If You Have Not Already Done So, Do Join The FacebookAppsForLibraries Group

[ http://iastate.facebook.com/group.php?gid=2469777131 ]

/Gerry

1 comment:

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