The 21st Century Curator

ID Reflections

was aboutonline access and Web 2.0 Curation today takes on a new meaning in the context oftechnological affordance, information abundance, diminishing attention, hungerfor contextual and timely information, and constantly shifting, globally linkedlandscape. In this complex and chaotic world, making sense can only be aconstant endeavour, pattern matching a crucial need. Curators are focused on information flows withoutthinking they’re leading or managing any community.

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