Journal of Web Librarianship

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Social Eyes

by Lisa Carlucci Thomas

Social Eyes presents librarians with an exploration and discussion of new social tools and current trends. The column will address both practical and innovative uses of social technologies that will improve the quality and efficiency of library services. Under the leadership of Lisa Carlucci Thomas, Social Eyes will incorporate the conceptual with the practical: to expand awareness about social technologies by framing the narrative around specific issues and considerations which are directly relevant to today's libraries. examines social technology issues, web sites, challenges, and trends. Due to the timely nature of this column, pre-prints are available for free, online:

The Social Eyes column was written by Brian Mathews in JWL volumes 1-3:

These are preprints submitted for consideration in the Journal of Web Librarianship, copyright 2008, Taylor & Francis. The Journal of Web Librarianship is available online at: