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Building a Solid Library of Use Cases

Luis Suarez

and Social Computing Guidelines and why you would still need them ) I guess it’s now a good time to talk further along about the next pillar in the framework: Building a Solid Library of Use Cases. . It’s a cultural one.

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): "Using Open Source Social Software as Digital Library Interface" (D-Lib Magazine)

Mark Oehlert

e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « Top Ten AntiSpyware Apps from CNET | Main | Semi-Daily Quote/Lyric/Words of Others » March 26, 2008 "Using Open Source Social Software as Digital Library Interface" (D-Lib Magazine) ( LINK ) "This article investigates the use of social software applications indigital library environments.

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Report from Denmark: Designing the new public library at Aarhus, and the People’s Lab

David Weinberger

Knud Schulze, manager of the main library in Aarhus , Denmark and Jne Kunze of the People’s Lab in Denmark are giving talks, hosted by the Harvard Library Innovation Lab. NOTE: Live-blogging. Before, the library was a space for media. It will open in early 2015.

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e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Open Laszlo: Open Source Webtop Platform

Mark Oehlert

An OpenLaszlo application can be asshort as a single source file, or factored into multiple files thatdefine reusable classes and libraries." typekey e-Clippings (a division of blogoehlert) Me in Second Life Blog powered by TypePad Member since 08/2003

[liveblog] International Conf. of Univ. Libs: Morning talks

David Weinberger

I’m at The 13th annual International Conference of University Libraries (Conferencia Internacional sobre Bibliotecas Universitarias) at the Autonomous University of Mexico in Mexico City. NOTE: Live-blogging. Her topic: “Reinventing the Library: Technology as a Catalyst.” Innovate differentiated services suiting our culture’s needs. Mariel’s group is building online scheduling of meeting with libraries. Open Source.

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): HHS and Federal Government Blogs

Mark Oehlert

Spies Use Custom Videogames to Learn How to Think" (WIRED) | Main | The e-Learning Guilds Call for Presenters at DevLearn 2008 » May 14, 2008 HHS and Federal Government Blogs Did you know that the Secretary for Health and Human Services has a blog ? federal government blogs here. Im going to head over and check out the feeds from the CBO blog and the Dept. of Transportation blogs.

LibraryLab funded project librapalooza

David Weinberger

The Harvard Library Lab , which issues grants for library innovation at the University, is holding a forum in which all the projects get 5 mins to introduce themselves. NOTE: Live-blogging. This tool eases the process of adding open access material to open access repositories, including Harvard DASH. ODAV will help to reconcile maps through Open Layers , to overlap and scale them seamlessly. (It It will be open source software.

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Quote of the Day: Vannevar Bush - "As We May Think"

Mark Oehlert

e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « Open Laszlo Gets Its Own Track and Big Customers for the open source webtop platform | Main | Yea!! » September 07, 2007 Quote of the Day: Vannevar Bush - "As We May Think" "Consider a future device for individual use, which is a sort ofmechanized private file and library.

Innovation at Countway

David Weinberger

The Countway Library at Harvard Medical School today held a forum/seminar on what they’re working on. NOTE: Live-blogging. Then they decided to link up the instances of this open source software being used at 30 universities, via federated search. It’s a “free, flexible, open source web-publishing platform for the display of library, museum, archives and scholarly collections and exhibitions.”?

[dpla] second session

David Weinberger

Maura Marx introduces Jill Cousins of Europeana who says that we all agree that we want to make the contents of libraries, museums and archives archives available for free. We agree on interoperability and open metadata. Share our source code. NOTE: Live-blogging. Maura Sullivan , president elect of the American Library Association, moderates a panel about visions of the DPLA. SourceForge for Libraries. We need open access to metadata.

[annotation][2b2k] Philip Desenne

David Weinberger

NOTE: Live-blogging. “The Open Annotation Framework” is the new digital paradigm. Of course we need to abide by open standards. He points to W3C, Open Source and Creative Commons. We can look across regional and cultural patterns. Lots of work has been done on this: RDF Models and Ontologies, the Open Annotiation Community Group, the Open Annotation Model. “The Open Annotation Model is the common language.”

[preserve] Lightning Talks

David Weinberger

NOTE: Live-blogging. Christie Moffatt of the National Library of Medicine talks about a project collecting blogs talking about health. Doctor David’s Blog. They were able to capture them pretty well, but with links to outside, outside of scope content, and content protected by passwords, there’s a question about what it means to “capture” a blog. The big question is which blogs they capture. A series of 5-min lightning talks.

Participatory Governance

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

I was asked to make some opening remarks as a way to frame the dialogue. As I have been writing in my blogs, I believe that corporations and institutions in general are undergoing dramatic, positive changes in organization and governance. The open source community responsible for the development and support of Linux represents one of the most innovative organizational models around. Tags: Management and Leadership Society and Culture

[2b2k][eim]Digital curation

David Weinberger

NOTE: Live-blogging. This is not a regulatory group; everything will be open source, and progress will be through rough consensus. He points to the opportunities presented by aggregated Big Data: the effects on social science, on libraries, etc. Michael Stebbins, Assistant Director for Biotechnology in the Office of Science and Technology Policy in the White House, talked about the Administration’s enthusiasm for Big Data and open access.

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eLearning Conferences 2012

Tony Karrer

link] November 30-December 2, 2011 Worldwide Forum on Education and Culture: The Effects of Global Learning – Teaching the World about the World, Rome, Italy. Navigating the Open Data Landscape, Bristol, The United Kingdom. Clayton R.

eLearning Conferences 2013

Tony Karrer

link] December 3-14, 2012 Open Content Licensing for Educators (#OCL4Ed), organized by the OER Foundation, offered online. link] December 4-6, 2012 International Symposium on Open, Distance, and e-Learning (ISODEL), Bali, Indonesia. Clayton R.

Beyond Free ? Open Learning in a Networked World

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

I want to talk to you about the concept of free, the concept of open learning, the concept of networked learning in a networked world and the concept of the institution. I''m one of the people that had a significant hand in designing the original concept of the Massive Open Online Course.

July Informal Learning Hotlist

Jay Cross's Informal Learning

The following are the top posts from featured sources based on social signals. Transparency is the new objectivity - Joho the Blog , July 19, 2009. Blog – Why Incompetence Spreads Through Big Organisations - Technology Review Feed – Tech Review Top Stories , July 5, 2009. How NPR is Embracing Open Source and Open APIs - OReilly Radar , July 16, 2009. Seeing Our Culture With Fresh Eyes - OReilly Radar , July 23, 2009.

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Vintage Tech Predictions - Some eerily right.

Mark Oehlert

The blog " Modern Mechanix " says that it covers "Yesterdays Technology Today" so true. " Here are a couple focused on learning: "Most of this study is in the form of programmed TV courses, which canbe rented or borrowed from tape _ * libraries.

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): A Collection of Top Ten Lists / Predictions Posts (feel free to add your own!)

Mark Oehlert

The first stop MUST be the Learning Circuits Blog "Big Question" The top Enterprise Web 2.0 in 2008 (Dion Hinchcliffe) Highlight: Unstructured information from blogs and wikis will proliferate, driving demand for solutions to extract and consolidate business information. Winer, who helped create the Web standards for podcasting, blogging and RSS is well known for writing or saying snarky things ranging from people to products."

[berkman] Julie Cohen on networked selves

David Weinberger

NOTE: Live-blogging. The free culture debate is about openness, but that can make it hard to reconcile privacy claims. E.g., it treats individuals as separate from culture. You lend it content by looking at the post modern literature that tells us important things about the relationship between self and culture, self and community, etc. That type of play is often the actual source of creativity. We need more open territory.

[berkman] Transforming Scholarly Communication

David Weinberger

NOTE: Live-blogging. Lee recommends Joe Hellerstein’s blog if you’re interested in “the commoditization of massive data analysis.&# Libraries and archives spend most of their time in stage 4, but they ought to address the problems much early on. We’ll see more open access and new economic models, particularly adding services on top of content. An open source foundation separate from Micrsooft, contributing to Linux kernel, etc.

Workshop on Mass Collaboration - Day One

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

Recent mass phenomena: Wikipedia, tagging, blogging, Scratch, massive open online courses and connectivism, citizen science, maker-space Who is creating these? Schooling segregates us, it creates peer culture. Looking at the shift from consumer cultures to cultures of participation, where everyone can participate in personally meaningful problems. So - what are the open issues. -

Howard Rheingold on the Social Media Classroom | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

There is also a rich library of new media literacy resources and a community of practitioners.

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[berkman] David Bollier on the commons

David Weinberger

NOTE: Live-blogging. His book looks at the arc of the development of open access and commonses. It was also a source of collective purposes, and custom and tradition. The problem with Stallman’s Emacs Commune was that everything had to feed back to a central source (Stallman) and there was no governance. “The commons is a macro-economic and cultural force in its own right.&# Open platforms. A: Open platform with some participation.

eLearning Conferences 2010

Tony Karrer

link] December 3-4, 2009 Worldwide Forum on Education and Culture , Rome, Italy. link] December 16-18, 2009 International Conference on Open Learning and Distance Education , Bangkok, Thailand. link] February 1-3, 2010 Electronic Resources and Libraries Conference, Austin, Texas, USA.

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Top Ten AntiSpyware Apps from CNET

Mark Oehlert

e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « Semi-Daily Quote/Lyric/Words of Others | Main | "Using Open Source Social Software as Digital Library Interface" (D-Lib Magazine) » March 26, 2008 Top Ten AntiSpyware Apps from CNET ( CNET ) "Once again, we enlisted CNET Labs to design and perform our antispywaretests. typekey e-Clippings (a division of blogoehlert) Me in Second Life Blog powered by TypePad Member since 08/2003

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Semi-Daily Quote/Lyric/Words of Others

Mark Oehlert

e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « "Using Open Source Social Software as Digital Library Interface" (D-Lib Magazine) | Main | Geek Alert - Joke About Large Hadron Collider Ahead » March 26, 2008 Semi-Daily Quote/Lyric/Words of Others " Then she opened up a book of poems And handed it to me Written by an Italian poet From the thirteenth century.

[berkman] Doc Searls

David Weinberger

Doc Searls is giving a Berkman lunch called “The Intention Economy.&# [ Note: I'm live-blogging, missing points, paraphrasing badly, making spellping errors, etc. VRM is an open source project (although there are some commercial projects underway also). Free media first means non-commercial media, but ultimately for blogs, etc. Identities are given to us by other corporations: what the DMV, the library, Visa (etc) tell us who we are.

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The Future of Online Learning: Ten Years On

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

and Apple or from specialized content sources such as national Geographic. Imagine further that this device contains easy-to-use but powerful photo and video editing software, and is additionally connected to a massive library of content made available through ambient broadband internet connections. emerged with the release of lightweight open source frameworks such as Ruby on Rails. This system was followed in just a few years by blogging.

Think anew, Act anew: Scenario Planning

Dave Snowden

Along with Shell, one of the other examples used frequently in anecdotal support of the technique is the use of scenario planning to vision futures in post-apartheid South Africa; mind you spiral dynamics makes claims there as well, expert an attack blog before too much longer, turquoise was always my least favourite colour. Its also worth noting that the evidence for the success of scenario planning is largely anecdotal, and the anecdotes are from restricted sources in the main Shell.

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e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Two Very Different Views of Publishing (heres a hint.I think one is WAY wrong!)

Mark Oehlert

A post on Danah Boyd s blog Zephoria , pointed out the fact that the John D. Darnton goes on to say; "Commercial publishers have raised the price of periodicals, especiallyin the natural sciences, to such a height that they have created havocin the budgets of research libraries.

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Hey! Editors of "Educational Researcher".Get a FREAKING CLUE!!!!!

Mark Oehlert

Why not follow the model of the Public Library of Science Journals ? Or Open Access Journals ? Comments Marcy, Thanks for the comment and for the open access service. typekey e-Clippings (a division of blogoehlert) Me in Second Life Blog powered by TypePad Member since 08/2003

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Soapbox for the Day: Academic Journals like Field Methods, that dont support things like access to their content

Mark Oehlert

eLearning Guilds Summer Seminar Series | Main | Off Topic: Lets look at this at this as a chance to learn about oil » June 19, 2008 Soapbox for the Day: Academic Journals like Field Methods, that dont support things like access to their content Honest to goodness, someone please respond to me so we can have an open conversation about this. Have you researched Open Access Journals and found that model to be wanting?

Irving Wladawsky-Berger: Moving On

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

Over and over, IBM has provided me with opportunities to indulge this love of mine, from mainframes and supercomputers to the Internet, open source and grid computing. And increasingly, as people and communities interact with each other around the world, the cultural issues are becoming paramount. I most definitely plan to continue writing this blog. Blogging has turned out to be a really enjoyable experience for me, far more so than I expected.

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Look! A teacher using stories to teach!

Mark Oehlert

I might just buy a set for our local middle school library. from Pacific Views A neat blog post about teaching science through stories, which, as the author explains, is how scientists whove mastered their subject matter think about developments in their fields. typekey e-Clippings (a division of blogoehlert) Me in Second Life Blog powered by TypePad Member since 08/2003

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Kindle.The Universal Textbook?

Mark Oehlert

Comments Excellent Blog every one can get lots of information for any topics from this blog nice work keep it up. Posted by: Kindle 2 | February 09, 2009 at 10:41 PM I also included this response over at Tom's blog: Whoa.looks like I hit Tom's book nerve!

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): EduPunk? Please tell me this is the start and not the end

Mark Oehlert

e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « Ive had some reports of this blog hanging up.anybody else having issues? typekey e-Clippings (a division of blogoehlert) Me in Second Life Blog powered by TypePad Member since 08/2003

The OER Debate, In Full

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

So I've decided to post the entire debate, from beginning to end, including postings, comments and everything, on this blog. Day One Debate introduction Moderator Wayne Mackintosh The concept of Open Education Resources (OER) is firmly based on the educational value of sharing knowledge. A key issue in the open education arena is whether OER should favour commercial use. On June 8, 1999 I released the Open Publication License.

Ethical Codes and Learning Analytics

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

And, as he notes, ““There is one and only one social responsibility of business – to use it[s]resources and engage in activities designed to increase its profits so long as it stays within the rules of the game, which is to say, engages in open and free competition.”