Being a librarian and living in
If not, Swicki’s are community powered search engines, tailored to produce targeted search results for the community. Central to the concept is that a swicki can be trained. Sites that are useful can be promoted and those not relevant can be excluded. A “buzz cloud” provides a swarm of words that are hot in the community. The search results from a swicki are more focused than a general search engine and they will continue to learn and adapt, anonymously and automatically, based on the search behavior of the community.
So, I decided to create the Open Source for Libraries swicki. Check it out:
Head, Information Technology
Prior Health Sciences Library