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?
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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...
Webinar / Last Modified: 29 June 2017
This webinar presents creative and successful strategies for online outreach, connecting users to digital collections, and engaging communities through information.
Document / Last Modified: 21 June 2017
Suggestions for free, open-source, or inexpensive solutions to help your library have a visible presence on the Web.
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...
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...