Thing 6: Curation Tools

Have you heard the buzz over the past year or two about “digital curation” and wondered what it is all about? We might associate being a curator with selecting objects, interpreting context and managing collections in a musuem, but it also describes what librarians do with their collections, what we call ‘collection development’. And if you’ve ever selected, evaluated and organized a collection of great web resources for a research project, then you were doing “digital curation”.  So why the buzz???? Check out our Thing 6 lesson to find out!

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