Blogging Seminar - Barbara Diex and Mary Harrsch
- I was delighted to hear that Mary Harrsch, speaking from the
extraordinarily beautiful campus of the University of Oregon in
Eugene, will be holding an online discussion on blogging. That's good
news. With the *possible* exception of Stephen Downes, nobody on my
radar screen comes close to knowing more about blogs than Mary.
Now and then some interesting blogging stuff comes my way; I will be
sending to Webheads the links to same.
Here's one, together with the first lines of blurb from the site (below).
>If you're an information/knowledge professional providing researchHowever, Weblogs (blogs) have yet to make much headway within the
>and analysis services, it's likely that you'll be part of a network
>of fellow professionals, whether you're all employed within the same
>organization, or as part of an extended network of individuals,
>supporting each other with specialisms on particular projects.
>In both cases, online collaboration tools are enabling ever more
>efficient interactions and transactions between co-workers -
>streamlining workflow processes, integrating disparate but
>complimentary activities and accelerating the delivery of
>end-products and services to users.
researcher/analyst world. This is probably due to the fact that
blogs, although well-known in themselves, have not, to date, been
regarded as collaborative communication and workflow management tools
in a research/