Fred grabbed the papers (with permission) from the 2006 – Collaborative Web Tagging Workshop in Edinburgh, Scotland and the 2007 – Tagging and Metadata for Social Information Organizations in Banff, Canada and archived them here on ibiblio. Note: the papers are all in PDF.
Archive for May 5th, 2007
“Citizen Media: Fad or the Future of News? The rise and prospects of hyperlocal journalism” is available for download from the Knight Citizen News Network. Looks like a good set of readings for my J-School class in the fall.
Cory Doctorow at Boing Boing alerts us to Jane Jacobs Day in Toronto today. I’ve used Jacobs’ two Moral Syndromes to explain what ibiblio does. We follow the Commercial Moral Syndrome. The other Moral Syndrome, the Guardian Syndrome, is followed other places on campus. We need to understand each other to succeed as Jacobs explains in Systems of Survival.