25 February 2008

Like youtube, but for documents

Now we can upload various document types, have them display without requiring PDF readers, or other applications - Just our browser and Flash. We can embed the documents in our blogs, wikis and websites, we can share and comment on them, we can copy and paste from them, and we can search them.

Meet iPaper | Scribd

At Open Access Collections there was discussion about making
repositories more usable and learning from web 2.0. So what does this
mean for repositories? And intranets and document management systems.