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If you are interested in doing a better job of keeping up - you are in the right place. If you need ideas for resources where you can find information to help you stay relevant as an information professional - you are in the right place. If you are ready to start on an e-regimen for personal, professional development - you are in the right place.

Welcome to the Keeping Up Web Site!

Announcement: The Keeping Up Web Site is no longer being maintained on a regular basis. It is reviewed annually for link rot and minor changes. To be occasionally alerted to new keeping up resources subscribe to Steven Bell's Twitter feed:
Mission: A central, guiding premise of this web site is that academic librarians and technology professionals must go beyond the constraints of their own literature to really keep up and maintain their myriad skills and diversified knowledge base.
Latest Additions: FutureThink Weekly Innovation Tip
Site began: January 2001

Site Last Updated: August 1, 2010
Current Number of Unique Titles Listed:75

Learn more:For more information on this strategic approach to keeping up, see my articles, "To Keep Up, Go Beyond: Developing a Personal Professional Development Plan Using E-resources Outside the Bounds of Library Literature" College & Research Library News, V.61, N. 7, July-August, 2000 or "Keeping Up: Using E-Resources for a Personalized PD Program," Educause Quarterly V.26, N.3, Fall 2003.

The side links point to different areas of the site where resources for keeping up are organized.

More ideas...

Keeping up with blogs- use rss and aggregators to keep up
Reading Lists- add blogs to your aggregator quickly