Using Google Base in Higher Ed

In an announcement about Google Base on the company’s blog, is listed as one of the first users of the service. The service has a section for "course descriptions" and another on "education."

The Chronicle: Wired Campus Blog: Google Helps Students Search for Colleges

Well, this is interesting. A lot of the content in ‘course descriptions’ is from the MIT OpenCourseWare initiative. It is easy to see CALI adding Lessons here, even our subject outlines. I do wonder how this will be integrated into the regular Google results.

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