Social Media

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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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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...

Cloud Computing 101

 Webinar / Last Modified: 08 May 2017

Archive and related resources for a webinar presented on February 9, 2012 by Roy Tennant on cloud computing for libraries.

Taming Tech Tools for Libraries

 Webinar / Last Modified: 08 May 2017

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.

Open and Shut: Privacy and Data Literacy for Library Staff

 News / Last Modified: 05 May 2017

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...

Spark Your Project: Tech Tools for Libraries

 News / Last Modified: 05 May 2017

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...