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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Open and Shut: Privacy and Data Literacy for Library Staff

 News / Last Modified: 18 April 2014

Since the early twentieth century, public libraries across the United States have defended the privacy rights of its patrons.

Yet, as networked digital tools become more sophisticated at collecting, storing, and sharing information about us, p...

Virtual Connections

 Webinar / Last Modified: 03 February 2014

Archive and related resources for a webinar presented on April 10, 2012 by Melanie Hedgespeth and Randy Merrell on libraries and Pinterest, QR Codes and Google Plus.