The United Nations Dag Hammarskjöld Library offers this blog as a source of news, publications, and information about the UN.
The “Establishing a Weblog on your Organization’s Intranet” presentation given in Toronto by Sabrina Pacifici of LLRX and beSpacific fame and Dennis Hamilton, Information Services Manager at KZF Design, is now available.
Personally I’m thrilled to see our profession’s interest in blogs and RSS and it was wonderful speaking to my colleagues about what important roles these tools play in their libraries or information centers.
Journalism prof Bob Stepno, author of Bob Stepno’s other journalism Weblog , points to news of the Blogging for News CE in Toronto, and says, “News librarians had a challenging job even before the proliferation of Web news sites and weblogs. The prolific “j” is part of the solution — although she could turn into part of the problem if you tried to keep up with everything she writes. “
Want to see what the class produced? There are a few test blogs online, at the following adddresses (some may be blank):