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Extras - Internet Technologies: Realities and Strategies for a Connected World

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Information Innovator's Institute
March 1999 

(Archived May 17, 1999)

Powerpoint Presentation

New Rules for the New Economy: 10 Radical Strategies for a Connected World,  by Kevin Kelly. Recommended by Jesse Berst as one of the Tech Books You *Need* to Read.

Evaluate Content and Format

Saegis
http://www.saegis.com
CourtEXPRESS
http://www.courtris.com/

Electronic Books - Another Format?

PC World News - Microsoft Targets Electronic Books
http://www2.pcworld.com/pcwtoday/article/0,1510,8356,00.html
PC World New  E-Books The End of the Guttenberg Era
http://www2.pcworld.com/pcwtoday/article/0,1510,7645,00.html
Rocket eBook - Rocket eBook Home
http://www.rocketbook.com/enter.html

Create What the Customer Wants

West Intranet Toolkit
http://www.westgroup.com/products/software/intranettools/Welcome.html
The Dialog Corporation - Intranet Toolkit
http://www.dialog.com/info/home/specials/intranettoolkit_us.shtml
Dow Jones Interactive Introduces Intranet Toolkit
http://www.infotoday.com/newsbreaks/nb0608-2.htm
Company Sleuth
http://www.companysleuth.com

Maximize the Opportunities of Others

LegalSpan
http://www.legalspan.com

Netmeeting: Solution for Electronic Training and Collection Development,
PLL Perspectives, p. 6, v.10 #2, Winter 1999.

Presentation Technology - The Evolution of the Internet will Change how we Present
http://www.presentations.com/techno/inet/1998/08/17_pod_evo.html

Searching (and Learning) as a Way of Life

Google
http://www.google.com

ZDNet University
http://www.zdu.com/


Quotes From "New Rules"


Additional Reading

Reflections in a Fun House Mirror Web Trends and Evolving Roles for Information Specialists, Searcher Magazine, February 1999.
http://www.infotoday.com/searcher/feb/duberman.htm
The Internet as a Virtual Carnival makes for a fun and sometimes pertinent metaphor for a librarian's new world.  Are you a cheerleader or a superhero?
"As Anthony J. D’Angelo of The College Blue Book said, “Develop a passion for learning. If you do, you will never cease to grow.” Alvin Toffler said, “The illiterate of the 21st century will not be those who cannot read and write, but those who cannot learn, unlearn, and relearn.”

web@warp - Bandwidth on Demand, PC World, March 1999. http://www.pcworld.com/current_issue/article/0,1212,9499,00.html

What's ahead for 1999, Information Today, January 1999.
http://www.infotoday.com/it/jan/article1.htm
"Information Today has asked a group of information industry corporate leaders, consultants, pundits, and academics to briefly tell us—and you—just what their sense of our industry is, where they think it’s headed, and what it all might mean."  Make sure to scroll all the way through and read Northern Light's David Seuss' tongue-in-cheek Internet predictions.


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