23 things – a new development

Many libraries have over the last couple of years sought to increase staff knowledge of Web 2.0 by following a 23 library things programme. Even if you don’t work in a library or information service, these sites can offer useful tips on maximising use and effectiveness of Web 2.0 features (blogging, Twitter) The University of Cambridge did this recently. They have now developed a new and interesting programme, running through summer 2011,
which will focus on 23 things for professional development. Topics to be covered include document sharing, blogging, reference software. For a more general highlighted run through of other new technology that has changed libraries see
 10 Technologies that Revolutionized Libraries Worldwide