I did a presentation on this topic at the Massachusetts Library Association conference in Falmouth this morning, and posted the PowerPoint on Slideshare:
SlideShare is site for the sharing of PowerPoint presentations. It’s very similar to YouTube in features and design. Anyone who signs up for a free membership can upload PowerPoints, which get converted to a Flash slideshow format. This makes it easy to share the presentations, browsed and viewed on the SlideShare site,or can be easily embedded in a blog or webpage. This makes it a very quick and easy way to share presentations.
But even if you don’t have any presentations of your own to share, you might want to come here to look around and see what other people have done. There’s a lot to see, including many presentations related to libraries and to higher education. People tag their presentations, which makes it easy to find what you’re looking for, and some organizations are using this as a way to share all the presentations from an event or conference.