Blogs and Blogging

Questions to consider:

Who is the audience?
In what ways will this tool support the library's mission? What's the purpose of the blog? How does audience define the purpose?
What structural elements will the blog have to accomplish it's purpose? Design considerations?
What is the plan for implementation, and maintenance? Delivery methods? Tools? Timeline? Responsibilities?


Learning About Blogs and Blogging -- from the library perspective

Deep Thinking: My blog comments on blogging


Blogs to Consider:

Nick Senger's Teen Literacy Tips
Muller in the Middle
The Blue Skunk Blog
BooksForKidsBlog
Infomancy
Books for Boys






Teaching with Blogs:

Evaluating Blogs as Research Sources





Assignment:

Visit and review at least 5 blogs. Complete the grid, recording your opinion about each of the blogs.
Comment in the discussion attached to the page.