If you are a specialist the next expert in your field is often at quite a distance. By sharing I am discovered and I discover others.
Email through contact info
My network tells me what is important!
This also means to use as few restricted (costly) tools as possible.
diigo.com (RSS), Groups, Friends, Lists (Topic)
CiteULike.org (RSS), Groups (Common Library), Friends, Tags
slideshare.net (RSS), Groups, Friends, Tags
mindmeister.com, Friends (share, collaborate)
info.ulrich-schrader.de (RSS), Tags
Blogger.com (RSS), Tags
Podcasts, Feedburner (RSS) -> iTunes, Blogger.com (RSS), Taqs
Screencasts, Blogger.com (RSS), Tags, info.ulrich-schrader.de (RSS), Tags
Open Moodle Courses
Wikispaces.com (RSS), Groups
Open Journals at Really-Nice-Research.de
LMS - Learning Management System. Refers to systems like WebCT, Blackboard, Moodle, ...
Organization of course
Messaging to students
Messaging between students
Use of RSS aggregator to pull all services together
Restricted to students
No external input
Course material not available after graduation
Difficult to update several courses
Open Courseware Consortium
Common collection of resources by a group around a common interest.
Individual collections done by others can be followed.
Individual collection of resources organized in lists mostly with common topic
Grouping of resources across users using public keywords (folksonomies)
This material has to be kept within the course structure of the LMS (moodle). This prevents some generated sources to be shared.
This material is still embeded into the courses in the LMS.