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2004 Information Format Trends : Content, Not Containers
"This report from OCLC ""...examines the ""unbundling of content"" from traditional containers (books, journals, CDs) and distribution methods (postal mail, resource sharing)."""
http://www.oclc.org/reports/2004format.htm
Subjects: Library technology

AG-Canada Ltd.
"AG-Canada is a subsidiary of Auto-Graphics, a ""provider of ASP-based portal, library management, and resource sharing systems."""
http://www.ag-canada.com/index.html
Subjects: Library technology Computer software

ALA Electronic Discussion Lists
Provides information on subscribing to ALA discussion lists, including PR Talk , Library Advocacy Now!, @ your library, and ALA News Releases.
http://www.ala.org/ala/aboutala/offices/ola/discussion.cfm
Subjects: Library technology Electronic discussion groups

ALA Statement on Library Use of Filtering Software
"Issued by the American Library Association Intellectual Freedom Committee in 1997, revised in 2000.
http://www.ala.org/ala/aboutala/offices/oif/statementspols/ifresolutions/statementlibrary.cfm
Subjects: Library technology Internet (Computer network)

ALA Washington Office
From ALA's office in Washington, D.C, this page provides links to its Office of Government Relations and the Office of Information Technology Policy, as well as to files related to current issues and news items. Users can subscribe to ALAWON, the ALA Washington Office Electronic Newsline.
http://www.ala.org/ala/aboutala/offices/wo/wo.cfm
Subjects: Library technology Electronic discussion groups

AMICUS
" ""AMICUS is an information resource developed and maintained by the National Library of Canada (NLC) for libraries, researchers and the public."""
http://www.nlc-bnc.ca/amicus/
Subjects: Library technology Bibliographic databases

AcqWeb
The gathering place for librarians and other professionals interested in acquisitions and collection development, links to 100's of publishers, verification and collection development tools.
http://www.acqweb.org/acqs.html
Subjects: Library technology Acquisitions

Adaptive Technology Resource Centre : Technical Glossary
From the Adaptive Technology Resource Centre at the University of Toronto, this page provides links to information on various types of adaptive technology.
http://www.utoronto.ca/atrc/reference/tech/techgloss.html
Subjects: Library technology Adaptive technology

Ariadne
"This serial aims to ""to report on information service developments and information networking issues worldwide, keeping the busy practitioner abreast of current digital library initiatives."" From the UK."
http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/
Subjects: Library technology Periodicals

The Best Information on the Net (BIOTN)
Chosen by librarians at O'Keefe Library, St. Ambrose University.
http://library.sau.edu/bestinfo/
Subjects: Library technology Internet (Computer network) Directories

Biblio Tech Review
Aims to inform and educate all those who wish to keep abreast of the developments within the global library automation industry.
http://www.biblio-tech.com/
Subjects: Library technology Periodicals

Bibliography on Evaluating Web Information
http://www.lib.vt.edu/help/instruct/evaluate/evalbiblio.html
Subjects: Library technology Internet (Computer network)

Blogs and Wikis
This is a short introduction by Richard W. Boss and a TechNote from the Public Library Association.
http://www.ala.org/ala/mgrps/divs/pla/plapublications/platechnotes/blogs.cfm
Subjects: Library technology Internet (Computer network)

Book Repair Manual
http://www.dartmouth.edu/~preserve/repair/repairindex.htm
Subjects: Library technology Library materials Conservation and restoration

Browse Lists of Canadian Library Web Sites and Catalogues
Arranged by name, region, and library type. Includes a search for ILL information feature and indexes to special collections. From the Canadian Library Gateway, National Library of Canada.
http://www.nlc-bnc.ca/gateway/s22-200-e.html
Subjects: Library technology Library Web sites Directories

Building Blocks of Adaptive Technology : It's Not Just About Hardware and Software
This article by Barbara Mates, is from Interface, vol. 27, no. 3 (Fall 2005). It describes eight steps in planning for adaptive technology.
http://www.ala.org/ala/ascla/asclapubs/interface/archives/contentlistingby/volume27/adaptivetechnology/adaptivetecnology.htm
Subjects: Library technology Adaptive technology

CLA Emerging Technologies Interest Group
"One of the goals of this group includes ""to facilitate and promote the widespread use of new information-based technologies in Canadian libraries."" Included in this site are articles listed in the IT Column, previously published in Feliciter."
http://staff.library.mun.ca/etig/
Subjects: Library technology

Canada Post : Canada Postal Guide : Library Books
This chapter of the Postal Guide describes the library books mail service, including service standards, payment options, and pricing information.
http://www.canadapost.ca/tools/pg/manual/PGlibrary-e.asp
Subjects: Library technology Interlibrary loans

Canadian Information by Subject
A list of Canadian-related sites arranged by Dewey categories, compiled by the National Library of Canada.
http://www.nlc-bnc.ca/caninfo/esub.htm
Subjects: Library technology Internet (Computer network) Directories

The Canadian Library Index
This is an index of home pages for Canadian libraries of all types, arranged geographically by province or territory.
http://www.libdex.com/country/Canada.html
Subjects: Library technology Library Web sites Directories

Cataloger's Learning Workshop
"This site is ""is a clearinghouse portal for cataloging and metadata training resources for information workers."""
http://www.loc.gov/catworkshop/
Subjects: Library technology Cataloguing

Cataloger's Reference Shelf
http://www.itsmarc.com/crs/
Subjects: Library technology Cataloguing

Cataloging Electronic Resources : OCLC-MARC Coding Guidelines
From OCLC, these guidelines are intended for cataloguers creating bibliographic records of electronic resources for WorldCat.
http://www.oclc.org/support/documentation/worldcat/cataloging/electronicresources/default.htm
Subjects: Library technology Cataloguing

Cataloging Tools on the Internet for Public and School Librarians
A collection of links related to cataloguing, compiled by Laurence S. Creider.
http://lib.nmsu.edu/staff/lcreider/BRLAURLs.html
Subjects: Library technology Cataloguing

Cataloguer's Toolbox
The homepage of the Cataloguing Division of the Queen Elizabeth II Library, Memorial University of Newfoundland.
http://staff.library.mun.ca/staff/toolbox/
Subjects: Library technology Cataloguing

Children and the Internet : Policies That Work
From the Association For Library Service to Children, this publication, edited by Linda Braun, provides links to a collection of articles and sample policies related to children's access to the Internet in public libraries.
http://www.ala.org/ala/mgrps/divs/alsc/issuesadv/internettech/childrentheinternetpoliciesthatwork/index.cfm
Subjects: Library technology Internet (Computer network) Internet (Computer network) and children

Coming Together around Library 2.0
This article by Dr. Paul Miller discusses the future of libraries in a time of rapid technological change. From D-Lib Magazine, v. 12, no. 4 (April 2006).
http://www.dlib.org/dlib/april06/miller/04miller.html
Subjects: Library technology

Computers for Schools
This programs provides schools and public libraries with donated computers.
http://cfs-ope.ic.gc.ca/
Subjects: Library technology Computers

Computers in Libraries
http://www.infotoday.com/cilmag/ciltop.htm
Subjects: Library technology Periodicals

Crown Assets Distribution Centres
http://crownassets.pwgsc.gc.ca/
Subjects: Library technology Computers

D-Lib Magazine
"This online publication has ""a primary focus on digital library research and development, including but not limited to new technologies, applications, and contextual social and economic issues."" Includes author and title indexes."
http://www.dlib.org/
Subjects: Library technology Periodicals

The Digital Divide in Canada
"This research paper by George Sciadas, published by Statistics Canada, looks at the ""digital divide"" that exists between those with access to newer technology such as the Internet, and those without."
http://www.statcan.ca/english/research/56F0009XIE/56F0009XIE2002001.pdf
Subjects: Library technology Internet (Computer network)

Directory of Internet Access Policies Of Canadian Libraries in the Public Sector
"Compiled by Joel MacKeen and Dr. Alvin M. Schrader, ""this Web site identifies Web-accessible Internet access policies that have been adopted by Canadian librarians in the public, school, and post-secondary library sectors."""
http://www.ualberta.ca/%7Easchrade/internet/access.htm
Subjects: Library technology Internet (Computer network) Policy statements

Eloquent Systems Inc.
http://www.eloquent-systems.com
Subjects: Library technology Computer software

FIL : Forum for Interlending
"""The Forum for Interlending (FIL) is an organisation for interlending and document supply personnel"", based in the UK."
http://www.cilip.org.uk/groups/fil/introf.html
Subjects: Library technology Interlibrary loans

Free Pint
Free Pint is a free email newsletter giving tips, tricks and articles on how and where to find reliable Web sites and search more effectively. It is written by information professionals in the UK.
http://www.freepint.com/
Subjects: Library technology Internet (Computer network)

Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy
http://www.cio.gov.bc.ca/services/privacy/default.asp
Subjects: Library technology Privacy, Right of

IFLA Cataloguing Section
"Part of the International Association of Library Associations and Institutions site, these pages provide information on the activities and publications of the Cataloguing Section, which ""proposes and develops cataloguing rules, guidelines and standards for bibliographic information""."
http://www.ifla.org/en/cataloguing
Subjects: Library technology Cataloguing

ITAL : Information Technology and Libraries
A refereed journal published quarterly by the Library and Information Technology Association, a division of the American Library Association.
http://www.ala.org/ala/mgrps/divs/lita/ital/italinformation.cfm
Subjects: Library technology Periodicals

InMagic
http://www.inmagic.com
Subjects: Library technology Computer software

Infobel World : Telephone Directories
Links to telephone directories around the world.
http://www.infobel.com/teldir/
Subjects: Library technology Internet (Computer network) Directories

Innovative Interfaces
http://www.iii.com
Subjects: Library technology Computer software

Interlibrary Loan
From the Interlibrary Loan Division at Library and Archives Canada, this site provides information on ILL and document delivery policies and procedures for borrowing from its collections. It includes an online version of: Symbols and Interlibrary Loan Policies in Canada.
http://www.nlc-bnc.ca/6/16/
Subjects: Library technology Interlibrary loans

Interlibrary Loan Application Standards Maintenance Agency
This site provides information on ISO interlibrary loan application standards, including the amendments.
http://www.nlc-bnc.ca/iso/ill/main.htm
Subjects: Library technology Interlibrary loans Standards

Interlibrary Loan Code for BC Public Libraries
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Subjects: Library technology Interlibrary loans

The International ISBN Agency
Provides information on the Agency and the International Standard Book Number system.
http://www.isbn-international.org/
Subjects: Library technology Cataloguing

Internet Library for Librarians
A comprehensive Web database designed to provide a one-stop shopping center for librarians to locate Internet resources related to their profession.
http://www.itcompany.com/inforetriever/
Subjects: Library technology Internet (Computer network) Directories

Internet Library for Librarians : Licensing Electronic Resources
http://www.itcompany.com/inforetriever/acq_eres.htm
Subjects: Library technology Acquisitions

Internet Public Library
"The IPL began as an educational initiative of the University of Michigan School of Information; now ""a consortium of colleges and universities with programs in information science is developing and maintaining the IPL""."
http://www.ipl.org/
Subjects: Library technology Internet (Computer network) Directories

Internet Public Library : Internet for Libraries
This section of IPL includes links to information on practical applications, evaluation of Internet resources, and sites useful for research.
http://www.ipl.org/div/subject/browse/hum45.90.00/
Subjects: Library technology Internet (Computer network)

Internet Public Library : Organizing the Web : Resources for Librarians
Presents different approaches toward the problems of organizing and describing Internet resources.
http://www.ipl.org/div/pf/entry/48515
Subjects: Library technology Cataloguing

Internet Use Policy Toolkit
Issued by the BC Public Library Services Branch, this document provides guidance to public libraries on the development of Internet use policy, with a bibliography of additional resources and links to BC public library Internet use policies available online.
http://www.bcpl.gov.bc.ca/servicecentre/files/Internet_Use_Policy_Toolkit.pdf
Subjects: Library technology Internet (Computer network)

Koha
"From New Zealand, Koha is ""the first open source integrated library system."" It is free library automation software."
http://koha.org
Subjects: Library technology Computer software

The Librarian's Yellow Pages
A buyer's guide, searchable by keyword or company name, also browsable by product or publication type.
http://www.librariansyellowpages.com/
Subjects: Library technology Acquisitions

Librarians' Index to the Internet
LII is an annotated, searchable directory of sites selected by librarians. Also searchable and browsable by LC subject heading. Users can subscribe to a weekly mailing list of sites recently added to the Index.
http://lii.org/
Subjects: Library technology Internet (Computer network) Directories

Library 4 Universal
L4U, from Kelowna Software Ltd., is library automation software which is used in school, public, and church libraries.
http://www.l4u.com/
Subjects: Library technology Computer software

Library Binding Institute
This site provides links to members' sites and related associations.
http://lbibinders.org/home.htm
Subjects: Library technology Library materials Conservation and restoration

Library Book Rate Member Toolkit
The Canadian Library Association prepared a toolkit for libraries, providing information on how to advocate for the support and expansion of the library book rate.
http://www.cla.ca/Content/NavigationMenu/LibraryBookShippingToolOutildexpeacuteditiondelivresdebibliothegraveque/LibraryBookRate-MemberToolkit-PDFready6-R.pdf
Subjects: Library technology Interlibrary loans

The Library Corporation
http://www.tlcdelivers.com/
Subjects: Library technology Computer software

Library Oriented Lists and Electronic Serials
"""This document is a compilation of electronic discussion lists, distribution lists and serials which are of interest to library professionals and staff."" Compiled by Wei Wu and published by the Washington Research Library Consortium."
http://www.aladin.wrlc.org/gsdl/cgi-bin/library?p=about&c=liblists
Subjects: Library technology Electronic discussion groups

Library Technology Guides : Key Resources and Content Related to Library Automation
Maintained by Marshall Breeding, Vanderbilt University, this site offers a searchable directory of libraries, with links to their Web sites and online library catalogues, a bibliography on library automation, a listing of companies that provide integrated library systems, and a news release archive.
http://www.librarytechnology.org
Subjects: Library technology Computer software

Library Terms That Users Understand
This page, by John Kupersmith, looks at terminology used in library Web sites and studies which attempt to identify the most effective terms.
http://www.jkup.net/terms.html
Subjects: Library technology Library Web sites

Library Weblogs
This is a collection of library-related weblogs, organized geographically. It also includes a selection of articles on weblogs.
http://www.libdex.com/weblogs.html
Subjects: Library technology Internet (Computer network)

Library and Information Science : Interlibrary Loan, Document Delivery and Resource Sharing
A bibliography provided by IFLA.
http://archive.ifla.org/VI/2/p3/ildd.htm#9
Subjects: Library technology Interlibrary loans

Library of Congress Cataloguing & Support Office
http://lcweb.loc.gov/catdir/cpso/
Subjects: Library technology Cataloguing

Library of Congress Cataloguing Distribution Service (CDS)
http://www.loc.gov/cds/
Subjects: Library technology Cataloguing

Library of Congress Classification Outline
From the Library of Congress, these schedules present the main classes of this classification system.
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/cpso/lcco/lcco.html
Subjects: Library technology Cataloguing

Library of Congress Network Development and MARC Standards Office
http://lcweb.loc.gov/marc/
Subjects: Library technology Cataloguing

Library of Congress Online Catalog
This site provides access to LC catalogues as well as links to other library catalogues worldwide.
http://catalog.loc.gov/
Subjects: Library technology Bibliographic databases

LibraryClipArt.com : Library Symbol Icons
http://www.libraryclipart.com/alasymbols.html
Subjects: Library technology Library Web sites

Libraryspot.com
"By StartSpot Mediaworks, this is a "" virtual library resource center"" for librarians and their patrons, educators and students."
http://www.libraryspot.com/
Subjects: Library technology Internet (Computer network) Directories

MARC 21
The National Library of Canada contributes to the development and maintenance of cataloguing standards for bibliographic description, coding, classification and subject analysis. It provides advice on standards and participates at the national and international level in the development of standards such as the Anglo-American Cataloguing Rules and Répertoire de vedettes-matière. The National Library maintains and distributes the MARC 21 communication format, Canadian Subject Headings, Class FC for Canadian history and Class PS 8000 for Canadian Literature. The above site includes detailed contact information.
http://www.collectionscanada.gc.ca/marc/index-e.html
Subjects: Library technology Cataloguing

Mandarin Library Automation
http://www.mlasolutions.com/
Subjects: Library technology Computer software

MeL : Michigan eLibrary
Provides access to electronic resources selected by Michigan librarians.
http://mel.org/
Subjects: Library technology Internet (Computer network) Directories

Media Awareness Network : Information Privacy
This section looks at the issue of privacy of information.
http://www.media-awareness.ca/english/issues/privacy/
Subjects: Library technology Privacy, Right of

Media Awareness Network : Internet Use Policy
This section of the Media Awareness Network site provides guidelines for an Internet use policy.
http://www.media-awareness.ca/english/special_initiatives/web_awareness/wa_librarians/professional/internet_use_policy.cfm
Subjects: Library technology Internet (Computer network) Policy statements

Media Awareness Network : Web Awareness Canada
Media Awareness Network provides parents, teachers and librarians with resources to help kids become cybersmart.
http://www.media-awareness.ca/english/special_initiatives/web_awareness/index.cfm
Subjects: Library technology Internet (Computer network) Internet (Computer network) and children

NSSN Search Engine for Standards
This site serves as a central point to search for standards information from many sources.
http://www.nssn.org/
Subjects: Library technology

National Information Standards Organization (NISO) : Z39.50 Resource Page
Provides links to information on the Z39.50 information retrieval protocol, as well as free and commercial software.
http://www.niso.org/standards/resources/Z3950_Resources.html
Subjects: Library technology

Needle in a CyberStack : the InfoFinder
Dozens of linked pages including Safe Surfing Sites, Books & Book Reviews, Directories and Guides, Popular Magazines, Popular Fiction, Reference, Cybrarians' Favorites, People Finders, News Sources, etc.
http://home.mchsi.com/~albeej/
Subjects: Library technology Internet (Computer network) Directories

Net Safe, Net Smart : Managing & Communicating About the Internet in the Library
"""...this toolkit is designed to provide assistance to libraries as they develop policies, train staff and carry out public education programs on safe and smart use of the 'Net."""
http://www.cla.ca/netsafe/index.htm
Subjects: Library technology Internet (Computer network) Internet (Computer network) and children

OCLC
OCLC Online Computer Library Center is a worldwide library cooperative, providing access to bibliographic databases, library research, and other resources and services for member libraries. It also retains ownership of the Dewey Decimal Classification system.
http://www.oclc.org/
Subjects: Library technology Bibliographic databases

OCLC Western Service Center
WLN merged with OCLC on Jan. 1, 1999, and became the OCLC/WLN Pacific Northwest Service Center.
http://www.wln.com
Subjects: Library technology Bibliographic databases

ONIX (Online Information Exchange)
From the Book Industry Study Group, this page provides information about ONIX (ONline Information eXchange), the international book industry's metadata standard for book and serial information.
http://www.bisg.org/documents/onix.html
Subjects: Library technology Cataloguing

ONLINE
"""Written for information professionals and provides reviews, product reviews, case studies, evaluation, and informed opinion about selecting, using, and managing electronic information products, plus industry and professional information about online database systems, CD-ROM, and the Internet."""
http://www.onlinemag.net/
Subjects: Library technology Periodicals

Open Source Systems for Libraries
"""...a listing of free software and systems designed for libraries..."""
http://www.oss4lib.org/
Subjects: Library technology Computer software

Open eBook Forum
Discusses technical details and specifications of electronic books.
http://www.openebook.org/
Subjects: Library technology Library materials

OutLook OnLine
OutLook Online provides access to the holdings of public, college, and institute libraries in BC.
http://bcuc-agent.auto-graphics.com/agent/login.asp?cid=bcuc&lid=BVIL2&Mode=g
Subjects: Library technology Bibliographic databases

Outlook Online Patron Initiated Interlibrary Loan
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Subjects: Library technology Interlibrary loans

PUBLIB and PUBLIB-Net Electronic Discussions (DL SunSITE)
"""PUBLIB [is] an electronic discussion [group] for public librarians and those interested in public libraries. PUBLIB-NET: a subset of PUBLIB--only those posts related to the Internet in public libraries."""
http://sunsite.berkeley.edu/PubLib/
Subjects: Library technology Electronic discussion groups

Pew Internet & American Life Project
Reports on public use and perceptions of the Internet and the role of libraries.
http://www.pewinternet.org/topics/Libraries.aspx
Subjects: Library technology Internet (Computer network)

Privacy Guidelines for British Columbia Public Libraries
This document provides information to BC public libraries on privacy legislation and the protection of personal privacy.
http://www.bclibrary.ca/privacy/
Subjects: Library technology Privacy, Right of

Privacy Guidelines for RFID Information Systems (RFID Privacy Guidelines)
This document in pdf format from the Ontario Information and Privacy Commissioner, Ann Cavoukian, provides best practices on using Radio-Frequency Identification information technology.
http://www.ipc.on.ca/images/Resources/up-rfidgdlines.pdf
Subjects: Library technology

Péter's PolySearch Engines
"From Peter Jacso, ""these PolySearch Engines allow you to run simple queries across several open access ready reference databases or publishers’ abstract archives in one fell swoop."""
http://www2.hawaii.edu/~jacso/extra/poly-page.html
Subjects: Library technology Internet (Computer network) Directories

RDA: Resource Description and Access : Prospectus
"From the Joint Steering Committee for Anglo-American Cataloguing Rules, this prospectus outlines RDA, which ""will provide a comprehensive set of guidelines and instructions on resource description and access covering all types of content and media."""
http://www.collectionscanada.ca/jsc/rdaprospectus.html
Subjects: Library technology Cataloguing

Researching Companies on the Internet
This business research tutorial presents a step-by-step process for finding free company and industry information on the World Wide Web.
http://www.learnwebskills.com/company/
Subjects: Library technology Internet (Computer network) Directories

SafeKids.Com
This site, geared to families, provides information on privacy and safety issues regarding children and the Internet.
http://www.safekids.com/
Subjects: Library technology Internet (Computer network) Internet (Computer network) and children

Science Net
Provides students, educators and the general public with easy and thorough access to Internet resources in specific areas of pure and applied sciences.
http://sciencenet.tpl.toronto.on.ca
Subjects: Library technology Internet (Computer network) Directories

Searching the Internet Effectively
By Alastair Smith, of Victoria University of Wellington in New Zealand, this is a tutorial on how to search the Internet and how to evaluate the information found.
http://www2.vuw.ac.nz/staff/alastair_smith/searching/
Subjects: Library technology Internet (Computer network)

Shields Up!
A free Web-based utility that will check your PC for vulnerability and tell you how to make it safer.
https://grc.com/x/ne.dll?bh0bkyd2
Subjects: Library technology Computers

SirsiDynix
"""Library information management systems and digital content management software."""
http://www.sirsidynix.com/index.php
Subjects: Library technology Computer software

Sitka
Sitka, a collaborative project, supports the joint installation, development and maintenance of the Evergreen open source integrated library system in participating BC libraries.
http://sitka.bclibraries.ca
Subjects: Library technology Computer software

Smart Communities - Broadband
This is a three-year federal program created and administered by Industry Canada to help Canada become a world leader in the development and use of information and communication technologies for economic, social and cultural development.
http://smartcommunities.ic.gc.ca
Subjects: Library technology

Software for Special Libraries
From the Special Libraries Association (SLA) Western Canada Chapter, this page is a collection of links to vendors of library software for special, or smaller, libraries.
http://www.sla.org/chapter/cwcn/member/software.shtml
Subjects: Library technology Computer software

Southern Ontario Library Service : Public Internet Access
This page from SOLS has links to a variety of resources related to public Internet access in the library.
http://www.sols.org/links/clearinghouse/publicservices/internetaccess.htm
Subjects: Library technology Internet (Computer network)

Southern Ontario Library Service : Technology Resources
From SOLS, a collection of links related to technology and libraries.
http://www.sols.org/links/clearinghouse/technology/index.htm
Subjects: Library technology

Spectrum
From Sagebrush Corporation.
http://www.sagebrushcorp.com/tech/spectrum.cfm
Subjects: Library technology Computer software

Tech Notes
"""Tech Notes are PLA publications introducing specific technologies for public librarians."" Topics include intranets, RFID technology, electronic resources management, and disaster planning."
http://www.ala.org/ala/mgrps/divs/pla/plapublications/platechnotes/index.cfm
Subjects: Library technology

TechSoup : The Technology Place for Nonprofits
"This U.S.-based site offers lots of ""how-to"" articles and worksheets on technology related topics of interest to libraries. The TechSoup Stock section connects donated and discounted technology products with qualified nonprofits and charities."
http://www.techsoup.org/
Subjects: Library technology

Technology Planning
A guide developed by the State Library of North Carolina for planning the acquisition of technology to support strategic plans and service goals.
http://statelibrary.dcr.state.nc.us/hottopic/techplan/techplan.htm
Subjects: Library technology

Tile.Net /Lists
"""The reference to Internet discussion & information lists."""
http://tile.net/lists/
Subjects: Library technology Electronic discussion groups

Top Technology Trends : Technology and library users : LITA experts identify trends to watch
From the Library and Information Technology Association (LITA), a division of the American Library Association.
http://www.ala.org/ala/lita/litaresources/toptechtrends/toptechnology.htm
Subjects: Library technology

Top Ten Mistakes in Web Design
From Jakob Nielsen, advice on what to avoid in Web page design.
http://www.useit.com/alertbox/9605.html
Subjects: Library technology Library Web sites

Topica
http://www.topica.com/
Subjects: Library technology Electronic discussion groups

UW-Madison Campus Libraries Web Page Standards and Guidelines
http://www.library.wisc.edu/help/tech/Web_standards.html
Subjects: Library technology Library Web sites

Vmyths.com
This site provides information on computer virus hoaxes, listing popular hoaxes and clues to spotting a hoax.
http://vmyths.com/
Subjects: Library technology Computers

WEBLIS
"""WEBLIS is a free-of-charge Web based Library Integrated System based on CDS/ISIS."" It includes cataloguing, OPAC, loan, and statistics modules."
http://portal.unesco.org/ci/ev.php?URL_ID=16841&URL_DO=DO_TOPIC&URL_SECTION=201&reload=1041937729
Subjects: Library technology Computer software

Web Awareness Program in BC Public Libraries
http://www.bclibraries.ca/webawareness/
Subjects: Library technology Internet (Computer network) Internet (Computer network) and children

Web Style Guide, 2nd edition
From the Web Style Guide, by Patrick J. Lynch and Sarah Horton, c2002. It provides useful information on good Web design.
http://www.webstyleguide.com/
Subjects: Library technology Library Web sites

Web4Lib
"""The Web4Lib electronic discussion is for the discussion of issues relating to the creation and management of library-based World Wide Web servers and clients."""
http://sunsite.berkeley.edu/Web4Lib/
Subjects: Library technology Electronic discussion groups

Web4Lib Electronic Discussion
" This is ""for the discussion of issues relating to the creation, management, and support of library-based World-Wide Web servers, services, and applications."" Includes a searchable archive."
http://sunsite.berkeley.edu/Web4Lib/RefCenter/
Subjects: Library technology Library Web sites

WebJunction
"OCLC and partner organizations developed this portal site, ""an online community of libraries and other agencies sharing knowledge and experience to provide the broadest public access to information technology."" It includes online courses. Funded by a grant from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation."
http://www.webjunction.org/do/Home
Subjects: Library technology

Website Development
From WebJunction, this section provides materials on library website development, design, usability testing, social software, and specific applications.
http://www.webjunction.org/technology/website-development
Subjects: Library technology Library Web sites

Wireless Networking
From WebJunction, this is a guide to wireless networking resources, with contributions from Bill Drew.
http://www.webjunction.org/wireless
Subjects: Library technology Internet (Computer network)

Z39.50 Maintenance Agency Page
"""This page provides links to information about Z39.50 resources and about the development and maintenance of Z39.50 (existing as well as future versions) and the implementation and use of the Z39.50 protocol."""
http://lcweb.loc.gov/z3950/agency/
Subjects: Library technology

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