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Website problems

Posted by Jo on Sunday, October 30, 2011, In : Web 2.0 
I've suspected for a while but now am sure that this website, hosted through Yola, has a mind of its own in terms of what it does with content I've uploaded. A few people have emailed to ask what happened to the zombie plan - I can confirm it was uploaded in August, was there for a bit, then appeared to disappear. Yet when I log on to the site manager to upload it again it's magically reappeared, as have several blog posts and other content.
This raises the question of whether I should contin...
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GuruLib

Posted by Jo on Friday, March 27, 2009, In : Web 2.0 
Today I've discovered a fantastic social cataloguing site - www.gurulib.com. Like the more well-known LibraryThing, you can catalogue your favourite books; but GuruLib allows you to also catalogue DVDs, CDs, software... and organise them on "virtual shelves". We're using it as an SDI service for our staff and students by cataloguing our latest acquisitions by faculty. Each "shelf" shows you the book cover, plus review and rating, and links to other resources that may be of interest. It looks ...
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Jo Sennitt I'm Jo - a.k.a Ruby, a "Radical Militant Librarian" now working in the HE sector
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