Social Networking & Web 2.0

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The next generation of the Web (known as Web 2.0 or the "participatory web") brought innovations that turned the Web from a read-only environment into an online community where people meet, exchange information, collaborate, and communicate using web-based tools and social networking sites. These tools are now core to the Web, and a rapidly growing percentage of people now expect to be able to interact with people and content when they use the Web.

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Taming Tech Tools for Libraries

 Webinar / Last Modified: 03 October 2014

Join this webinar to explore a toolbox of 25+ free tech tools that you can use to help your library better serve patron needs and to work smarter.

Spark Your Project: Tech Tools for Libraries

 News / Last Modified: 30 September 2014

Tech tools have rapidly emerged to augment digital storytelling, intuitively edit photos and video clips, easily convert complex file formats, and aid team collaboration without a myriad of emails. So, how do you know which tools can effectively help...

Pinterest and Libraries

 Document / Last Modified: 24 September 2014

A collection of recent articles and links to libraries using Pinterest.

Using Social Media to Make the Case for Supporting Library Services

 Webinar / Last Modified: 26 August 2014

Archive and related resources from November 19, 2009, webinar on how non-profits such as libraries can use social websites to put access to information and libraries on the agenda of community leaders, elected officials, and local and national agenci...