Social Media

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Social media tools have 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 internet, and a rapidly growing percentage of people now expect to be able to interact with people and content. How can your library benefit from and participate in social media?

Self-paced courses and webinar recordings on this topic are freely available in the WebJunction Course Catalog.

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Social Media and Libraries Survey

 News / Last Modified: 03 August 2017

WebJunction and TechSoup for Libraries are collaborating on a series of free webinars focused on the topic of Libraries and Social Media. We’d like to understand more how your library uses social media and your learning needs on this topic as we plan...

Badging the Library, Part 2: How

 News / Last Modified: 12 June 2017

In our first post on badging the library, we talked about what badges were and why libraries might consider implementing badges. There are a lot of good uses for badges in the library world, and hopefully you saw some that fit in with your work. In t...

A Challenge from OpenIDEO

 News / Last Modified: 15 May 2017

We've been following the work of IDEO, and more specifically OpenIDEO, and are very excited to share with you, their latest Challenge. We 've submitted a 'Contribution' to the Challenge and invite you to take a look at what we've prov...