LMR ~ Wikis for and about Libraries in General

Library Success - A Best Practices Wiki
Created by Meredith Farkas, Head of Instructional Initiatives at Norwich University in Vermont best known for her blog Information Wants to be Free, this wiki was created to be a one-stop shop for great ideas and information for all types of librarians.

ALA Professional Tips Wiki
This wiki serves several purposes;
  • Providing a pathfinder to the rich resources ALA website, www.ala.org
  • Gathering ALA's responses to your questions
  • Enabling the library community to share new resources for getting our jobs done
Young Adult Library Service Association Wiki

Set up by the Gates Foundation and OCLC, Webjunction facilitates an online community to help (mostly public) librarians manage their staff and technology resources and reach their patrons. They offer free and low-cost online classes online and host blogs, and discussion groups.

Joyce Valenza's wiki for school librarians (Motto: 2.0 Meets Information Fluency) is at http://informationfluency.wikispaces.com/Home

Research, Academic and Special Libraries (RAS)

  • Automation for RAS libraries
  • Bibliographic instruction
  • Cataloging

Jewish Schools, Synagogues and Centers (SSC)

  • Guidelines for SSC libraries
  • Technical Services for SSC libraries
  • Patron Services
  • Continuing education