From a blank slate to a working current awareness service… in one week!
I have been using Netvibes at the moment, to create a journal based current awareness service at the Library where I work, and it is surprisingly easy to create an highly functional resource in a short period of time. I have always been pretty cynical about using web based resources, preferring the more ‘home grown’ solutions.
However colour me impressed..
It even works under IE6. As horrid as that sounds, you would be surprised at the number of people still stuck with an outdated browser that often are shut out from many recent and up-to-date web resources.
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