Impact of social media and Web 2.0 on current awareness

Thursday, 13th September 2018 Sign in to MyJinfo or create an account be able to star items Subscribe via RSS to get updates as soon as Subscription Articles are added Tweet about this item on Twitter Share on Facebook Share on LinkedIn

By Andy Tattersall

 « All Articles 


Systems for curating and delivering current awareness have come a long way with the advent of social media. Whilst RSS and more traditional methods of searching still have their place, curation platforms that use the "wisdom of the crowd" are a valuable addition in extracting and aggregating fresh information whatever the topic. This article looks at emerging sources of information for current awareness, how social media aggregators bring value to your current awareness service, and how sustainable and reliable the technology is.

Back to top ^

 « All Articles 

What's new at Jinfo?

The accidental technologist - where your expertise meets the new world"The accidental technologist - where your expertise meets the new world"

This Research Focus provides you with the insights and tools you need to be a technology-savvy partner and advisor on information technology-related projects. (January - March 2019).

 Request free report » 

Latest Subscription content:

Error: please inform

 All Content » 

What else is new?

Explore by category

Register for our twice-monthly newsletter and keep up to date with what's new from Jinfo:

Error: please inform

Privacy policy and terms of use
(Opens in a new window)