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- What does the research or evidence say about web 2.0 or (social media) in library and information science? Other fields?
- An evidence "base" is growing with a surge of interest in Facebook and Twitter
- What is the connection between web 2.0 and teaching?
- Scholarly publishing and communication? Interdisciplinary practices?
- What kinds of social media research have been done thus far (i.e. surveys, case studies, etc.)?
- Are there robust studies of using social media in librarianship? Discuss them.
- For LIS professionals new to web 2.0, where is a good place to start (based on the cited evidence)?
- Do LIS schools expect students to have web 2.0 and media literacies?
- Is the effective use of social media a critical competency for LIS professionals?
- What differences exists between digital natives and those described as digital immigrants?
- Given its potential for social interaction, does web 2.0 provide health benefits to its users?
See also Altmetrics | Social network analysis | Webometrics | Research Portal for Academic Librarians