Creating a CPD or Work Log Using ifttt

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As well as using ifttt to share information to various social networks I also find it very useful for building up a personal work/continuing professional development log, which I use to record work I’ve undertaken and work events or training I’ve attended. The main ifttt channels I use as triggers for this are LinkedIn, Google…

Automating Information Discovery and Sharing (Umbrella Conference Presentation #UB13)

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This is the presentation I gave at this week’s CILIP Umbrella conference, focusing on automating the discovery and sharing of information across many online networks using services like IFTTT and the importance of information literacy in this context. Many Places = Many Conversations Many websites now provide users with the ability to participate in social…

One Week In My Librarian Life #libday8

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This is a blog post for the “Library Day In The Life” Project. This project is a semi-annual event where librarians, library staff and library students from all over the globe share a day (or week) in their life through blog posts, photos, video and Twitter updates. As a bit of a background, I’m a Technical Librarian…