Saturday, June 6, 2009

ACURIL 2009



I attended the ACURIL (Association of Caribbean University Research and Institutional Libraries) annual Conference which was held June 1-5 in Guadeloupe. This provided an excellent opportunity to network with my colleagues from the English, Dutch, French and Spanish-speaking Caribbean islands.

They were very receptive to my ideas outlined in my presentation Web 2.0, Library 2.0, Librarian 2.0 - Innovative Services for Sustainable Caribbean Libraries.

Click here for the Powerpoint presentation

Click here for the Conference paper which includes examples of Libraries using Web 2.0 technologies and a list of free Web 2.0 resources on the Internet

6 comments:

Miroushka said...

Thank you for posting this, can't wait to share it with my coworkers at the Curacao Public Library.

Gustav said...

Great conference you did at Acuril, Cheryl. Full of enlightments to us at Mediatheque Caraïbe (www.lameca.org). We'll apply your ideas, right after briefing everyone about this (re)evolution as Lionel Dujol stated it : http://www.slideshare.net/hulot

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