Collaborative work on a wiki: Sharing librarians’ experiences

This article draws on the experiences of French and American librarians to offer advice on the implementation and use of a wiki, highlighting the simple technology that makes this type of collaborative writing an excellent tool for pooling knowledge and piloting projects for information professionals. It looks at temporary wikis created for a group project, wikis based in a particular institution, and wikis on general library science issues that are likely to be of interest to the profession as a whole.