Category: Second Life

CIL2007 – Alliance & Charlotte Libraries Get a Second Life: Library services in a virtual world

Tom Peters, Lori Bell, Matt Gullett, Kelly Czarnecki. Celebrating its first year of existence. Second Life is a virtual world, not a game Alliance Library System and PLCMC were the first libraries established in it 2 main projects, adult Second Life and Teen Second Life (13-17 yrs) Over 5.5 million registered avatars Complete online community …

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Interesting reading

I have been so busy with changes at work and with my study tour coming up in 2 weeks, that I haven’t had time to blog. As per usual, everything that I want to write about comes up at the same time, so I’ll start with a “you should read this” post. Helene Blowers at …

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Second Life

Just when I thought my first life was diverse enough, I am now getting a Second Life. Second Life is a virtual world, but its way beyond a game. Many businesses including Reuters, Disney, Sun, Toyota and others have conducted business there, even ALA has office space there. I got interested because of the creation …

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Virtual end of year party for Australian Libraries in Second Life.

This from CW at Ruminations and Kathryn, my co-conspirators at librariesinteract.info. Should be a fascinating time for all. Hope you can make it! ———————————————————————————————— The Australian libraries blog, librariesinteract.info, is hosting an end-of year party in Second Life on 13th December, 6pm to 8pm Western Australian time. Second Life is a virtual world, with a …

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