21 Useful Cloud Computing Resources for Librarians

Cloud applications, platforms, and services are being embraced by libraries and librarians around the world. If you're just getting started or want to learn more about this increasingly popular trend in computing, here is a collection of 21 articles, blog posts, and conference presentations to get you started:


Cloud Computing Applications

    1. 5 Free Online Tools to Create Your Own Infographics


Libraries in the Cloud

    1. A Cloudy Forecast for Libraries
    2. Using the Cloud at Vancouver Public Library (Internet Librarian 2011 Presentation)
    3. Using the Cloud to Power Library Sites & Services (Internet Librarian 2011 Presentation)
    4. Usability Test of Libguides (Internet Librarian 2011 Presentation)
    5. LibGuides Usability Test Part 2 (Internet Librarian 2011 Presentation)
    6. Web Services: Libraries in the Cloud (Internet Librarian 2011 Presentation)


Cloud Privacy/Security

  1. Can There Ever Really Be Privacy in the Cloud?
  2. How Does Google Protect Your Data in The Cloud?