Social Bookmarking for Professionals

Create order out of the chaos of bookmarked sites

Social bookmarking is a way for librarians, or professionals of any kind, to save and organize their websites or articles for future use. It allows for simplifying the storing and sharing aspect of information on the web.

  • CiteULike – A free service for sharing and saving scholarly websites.
  • Diigo – Organize links, collect sites, annotate web pages.
  • LibGuides – The most popular web publishing platform for libraries.
  • Pinboard – A social bookmarking site for introverts. They emphasize privacy and speed.
Cassell, K. and Hiremath, U. (2013) Reference and Information Services: An introduction (3rd ed.). Chicago: Neal-Shuman.

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