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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The Social Library, Volume 2

 News / Last Modified: 03 March 2015

We continue our new weekly feature surfacing some of the amazing work we see coming from libraries we follow on Facebook. While we didn't include you in the list below, a special nod to the many libraries celebrating Dr Seuss' birthday this week! ...

The Social Library, Volume 1

 News / Last Modified: 25 February 2015

We’re launching a new weekly feature to help surface some of the amazing work we see coming from libraries we follow on Facebook. We thought it would be a great way to take advantage of the virtual tour we can take, thanks to social media, and to pro...

Taming Tech Tools for Libraries

 Webinar / Last Modified: 30 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: 27 October 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.