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A virtual library for building community and sharing knowledge

1999 International Journal of Human-Computer Studies  
In this article an on-line corporate library is described that places knowledge sharing and community building at the core of its design.  ...  Libraries are hubs for social and intellectual interactions in communities and organizations.  ...  If a website, like a virtual library, is to support community building and knowledge sharing, then the patrons have to be identi"ed and observable to others.  ... 
doi:10.1006/ijhc.1999.0277 fatcat:pwxof7wdifdctnzwz34j72upau

Knowledge Sharing @ Our Libraries

Kimberly Willson-St.Clair
2004 OLA Quarterly  
(Williams, 2003) Arthur's thorough and amusing investigation about intelligent agents can shed some light on how we can use an electronic, reference knowledge base to build a virtual support Bot that  ...  Oregon's libraries are vital, lifelong learning, and community organizations that cannot be taken for granted as we witness bonds that do not pass with or without a super majority, and severe budget cuts  ... 
doi:10.7710/1093-7374.1063 fatcat:bw4jeygbnbgbrhrb4jgi7v7oue

Virtual Center for Collaborative Research (ViCtoR)

Pascal Heus
2020 Zenodo  
The platform will consist in a web-based environment that will offer users tools to manage virtual research projects (derive customized data files for a particular purpose; share files and knowledge with  ...  The purpose of the Virtual Center for Collaborative Research (ViCtoR) project is to support the development of a DDI metadata driven web based platform that provides researchers with a flexible and dynamic  ...  foster dialog / share knowledge (within and outside research projects) A Virtual Research and Collaborative Center • Go beyond the  ... 
doi:10.5281/zenodo.3781805 fatcat:ntk2zsgpb5gpvffx3ljq3e5s7i

Evaluating the Development of Virtual Communities of Practice that Support Evidence Based Practice

Christine Urquhart, Anne Brice, Janet Cooper, Siân Spink, Rhian Thomas
2010 Evidence Based Library and Information Practice  
Objective – The aim of this paper is to examine how virtual community of practice principles might be used by information professionals with emphasis on the work of the Specialist Libraries for health  ...  the state of progress and how information professionals might approach designing virtual communities of practice.  ...  effectiveness of communities of practice on health care delivery and professional performance.  ... 
doi:10.18438/b8z628 fatcat:o6poeqae2rd3tlwnittq7g2cny

OR2020 Virtual Meetings Programme [article]

Open Repositories
2021 Zenodo  
Virtual OR2020 meetings on June 1-4, 2020: Programme, Programme Committee, Local Hosts, OR 2020 Fellows, Website and Social Media  ...  Shared repositories: Building a multi-tenancy repository service at the British Library 10. Maringanti, Harish.  ...  Since Wikidata's launch in 2012 as an open, collaboratively edited knowledge base, it's held great promise for the library and scholarly communications community more broadly.  ... 
doi:10.5281/zenodo.4662868 fatcat:qrtmdz7fgjfy7p7o4qbb5divlq

Web (Technologies and Tools) for Architectural Thinking Skills of Architecture Students

Leyla Y. Tokman, Rusen Yamacli
2009 2009 Fourth International Conference on Internet and Web Applications and Services  
Architectural design is a combination of various disciplines and subtopics of architecture due to its broad area of study and great amount of knowledge it covers.  ...  a solution to this problem.  ...  _puzzles and links _reference libraries, component libraries, accessing helpful links related to design etc. ) b) Design Development Tool A user could select, change, share and visualize designs on virtual  ... 
doi:10.1109/iciw.2009.114 dblp:conf/iciw/TokmanY09 fatcat:ftufounu6zcgbofvdgnb5yr34m

Professional development of school library staff in Trinidad and Tobago

Simone J. Primus
2021 IASL Annual Conference Proceedings  
Using a qualitative case study approach, this study explored the impact of participation in a virtual community of practice on the professional development of secondary school library staff in Trinidad  ...  Preliminary findings suggest that participation in a virtual community of practice impacted participants in four areas: technical, social, cognitive, and tangible.  ...  In the following sections I look at the literature in support of adult collaborative learning delineating effective elements for building a virtual community of practice for school librarians.  ... 
doi:10.29173/iasl7763 fatcat:yoaztosxobcudkownxyr75wxbm

Putting Down Roots

Daisy Yoo, Peter Dalsgaard, Alix Ducros, Aurélien Tabard, Eva Eriksson, Clemens Nylandsted Klokmose
2020 Proceedings of the 2020 ACM on Designing Interactive Systems Conference  
ACKNOWLEDGMENTS Thanks to KREA-Marie from Dokk1, and all who took part in this study. We are grateful for the technical support provided by CAVI, especially Janus Bager Kristensen and Rolf Bagge.  ...  The work is funded by Vinnova 2017-01553, Innovation Fund Denmark 5123-00007B, Agence Nationale de la Recherche ANR-16-ENSF-0004, and JPI Urban Europe EU 693443.  ...  of knowledge in library events, and how the local community came to value their virtual collection over time.  ... 
doi:10.1145/3357236.3395587 dblp:conf/ACMdis/YooDDTEK20 fatcat:cofnxzklafa5zm7defwd7clnai

Capacity Building For Library and Information Centre Personnel In ICT Environment

M Zakari, N.G Bot
2010 Samaru Journal of Information Studies  
The paper examined the concepts "ICT environment' and 'digitized/virtual library and information centre' and discussed the features of digitized/virtual library and information centre and the need for  ...  capacity building especially in ICT-based libraries and information centres.  ...  Capacity Building for ICT based Libraries and Information Centres The ICT-based libraries can be referred to as electronic library, virtual reality, digital library, community library, library without  ... 
doi:10.4314/sjis.v9i1.55468 fatcat:2icn2hbamfb2rblp7g4yybzrle

We Come from around the World and Share Similar Visions

Maurita Peterson Holland
2002 D-Lib Magazine  
As AIHEC realizes its vision, it is building a powerful information tool to support the educational programs of its schools and assure every student access to shared knowledge resources.  ...  Is it possible that virtual spaces can sustain links to past cultures as well as provide a means of sharing cultural knowledge in the present?  ... 
doi:10.1045/march2002-holland fatcat:d4mgkzt2zvg5zczyav67r525jy

Consortia and knowledge management: the functional context and an organisational model

Anthi Katsirikou
2003 Library Management  
The implications of knowledge sharing for the new knowledge-based economy are substantial.  ...  The rules and the tools of KM may contribute to the information and knowledge sharing and delivery throughout the world, as the globalization has facilitated the communication.  ...  The key external forces for change, and their leading indicators, must be determined and monitored." 43 Warkentin et al (2001) , p. 156.  ... 
doi:10.1108/01435120310486066 fatcat:gk4ekik26jds3lprue7t6mpldi

Collaboration through Communities of Practice in the Digital Age [chapter]

Fatih Oguz, Corrie V. Marsh, Cliff Landis
2010 Communications in Computer and Information Science  
CoPs play a critical role in the management of shared knowledge and create value for both their members and organizations.  ...  These reflections are based on personal communications with members of virtual CoPs and literature on the impact of CoPs on decision-making and knowledge management.  ...  Moreover, interpersonal interaction is an effective way of building trust, which is a precondition for genuine knowledge sharing and collaboration (Persaud et al., 2001) .  ... 
doi:10.1007/978-3-642-16032-5_3 fatcat:j2f4gpz22vaxtasi5gom2xi44q

Caring for our colleagues: Wellness and support strategies for remote library teams

Cynthia Hudson-Vitale, Rebecca Miller Waltz
2020 College & research libraries news  
The COVID-19 pandemic has posed many challenges for academic and research libraries and those working within them.  ...  Because of this, one of the areas that library leaders must invest in re-envisioning is how we can best support the well-being and morale of our library colleagues.  ...  trust and knowledge sharing.  ... 
doi:10.5860/crln.81.10.494 fatcat:ehvyqhoa3rfkpn3w4dinedipha

Librarians' Online Efforts Toward Virtual and Collaborative Information Services

Michelle Kowalsky
2013 Journal of Educational and Social Research  
A core team of leaders from a variety of library types from many countries emerged online during this initiative to tackle many difficult questions in developing and implementing library services for virtual  ...  for professional learning in information, communication, and technology (ICT) fields.  ...  In a persistent virtual world, "all of the higher order knowledge skills from Bloom's taxonomy are possible --applying knowledge (e.g., moving about in Second Life®), analyzing (How can I build something  ... 
doi:10.5901/jesr.2013.v3n7p100 fatcat:jxcp6wyppbbphjbf4mc6fznaqe

Developing Countries and the Need for Virtual Libraries: Problems and Prospects

L. A. Ogunsola, T. O. Okusaga
2006 Journal of Social Sciences  
The concept and necessity for virtual (digital) library and its advantages are carefully examined.  ...  The poor state of academic libraries was implicated as a major cause. The plan to implement a national digital library for developing countries' higher institutions is as timely as significant.  ...  The virtual library also provides a platform for sharing knowledge. It is not a one-way flow from resource-rich to resource-poor countries.  ... 
doi:10.1080/09718923.2006.11892553 fatcat:7gnlzchf7ngmrdia2h73hkqzpq
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