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Content Curation

Resources that explain the concept of curation and suggest tools that might be appropriate for curation. The focus is on tools for school librarians.

- Top 10 Sites for Curating the Web

The article that led me to!

Re-envisioning Modern Pedagogy: Educators as Curators

Presentation given at SXSWedu on March 6, 2012.
Excellent presentation of the concept.
Authors are Corinne Weisgerber and Corinne Butler.

Digital Curation for Teachers

Exploring developments in digital curation for teaching & learning
A meta-list of resources that discuss curation

The kids are curating « NeverEndingSearch

Curation in action with students, discusses choice between and
Joyce Valenza

Curation is the new search tool « NeverEndingSearch

Joyce Valenza blog post, good conceptual description.
It's not about compiling lists any more!

Content Curation Primer

What is Content Curation?

Three key concepts: seek, sense, share

Education and Digital Curation

A presenting content curation tools.

Content curation service - list your site on all popular curation sites with no work!

Awesome Service for adding sites to all content curation sites on the web and gain rankings as well as passive traffic


The CLIPZINE is a content curation platform that is able to create a Reusable Sharable Portable stylish zine page like beautiful magazine-style. Clipping -> Styling -> Sharing

Digital Curation for School Librarians and Other Tech-Types - LiveBinder

All about digital curation for 21st century media.
Great LiveBinder by Carolyn Jo Starkey. Includes, definition, links to articles, process and tools.


Curation explained in a visual format.

How To Curate Content and Build Authority With

Check out this AWESOME post at Basic Blog Tips : I first encountered months ago when I clicked on a Tweet from my friend Anise Smith. At that time, I'd never heard of and [..]


The Expert Approach: Curators

The Expert Approach: Curators

A way to obtain relevant information with a reduced level of effort is to rely on experts. Various platforms provide content targeted to specific industriy segments, markets or topics. The user can subscribe to specific feeds based on the relevance of the topic and the trust the user has of the expert who is curating the topic. Experts can adapt the content and present it in a way that is adapted to its audience. Experts need to allocate a good amount of resources to make sure they don't miss a piece of important information.

Pros: High understanding of audience needs, adaptability

Cons: Long process, dependence on specific people

Examples:, Thomson Reuters, Industry Publications

Free reference manager and PDF organizer | Mendeley

Easily organize your papers, read & annotate your PDFs, collaborate in private or open groups, and securely access your research from everywhere.

Roojoom - Inspire Your Readers By Leading The Way

Roojoom is a content marketing management platform that enables anyone to curate and share existing online content in a visually engaging interface.