Saturday, July 23, 2005

20 Technology Skills Every Librarian Should Have

Ah, the irony of it all. Just after posting that too much techno-dependency is driving us all to distraction and frying our brains...

Anyway, The Shifted Librarian writes that we should all take a look at a list of top techno skills every educator should have, substituting the word "librarian" for "educator".

The skills are:
  1. Word Processing Skills
  2. Spreadsheets Skills
  3. Database Skills
  4. Electronic Presentation Skills
  5. Web Navigation Skills
  6. Web Site Design Skills
  7. E-Mail Management Skills
  8. Digital Cameras
  9. Computer Network Knowledge Applicable to your School System
  10. File Management & Windows Explorer Skills
  11. Downloading Software From the Web (Knowledge including eBooks)
  12. Installing Computer Software onto a Computer System
  13. WebCT or Blackboard Teaching Skills (Shifted Librarian links this to distance learning support skills)
  14. Videoconferencing skills
  15. Computer-Related Storage Devices (Knowledge: disks, CDs, USB drives, zip disks, DVDs, etc.)
  16. Scanner Knowledge
  17. Knowledge of PDAs
  18. Deep Web Knowledge
  19. Educational Copyright Knowledge
  20. Computer Security Knowledge

Labels: ,

Bookmark and Share Subscribe
posted by Michel-Adrien at 7:00 pm


Post a Comment

<< Home