What is an RSS feed and an RSS feed reader?
This three minute video will give you a basic understanding of RSS feeds and readers.
Check out Suzanne's shared items in Google Reader.
How can I get started?
Tutorial for getting started with Google Reader
What kind of information can you subscribe to in your reader?
database training podcasts
photos from photo sharing sites (Flickr, Multiply…)
library database rss feeds
library database searches (available in Gale databases)
library catalog searches
government agency feeds
Where can I find out more about the use of RSS feeds in Libraries?
RSS Feeds for Libraries
Where can you put RSS feeds?
library research portal, e.g. LCC Firescience portal
What if a webpage doesn’t offer an RSS feed?
You can create a feed with Feedity or Ponyfish
How can I put an RSS feed in a webpage?
Use this free tool Feed2JS
Please post ideas about how you might use RSS feeds for professional development or how the library and tutoring services might use RSS feeds to serve students and faculty.