Social Library

  • Social Library, Volume 100

    We began our Social Library series nearly three years ago, and we're pleased to be publishing our 100th edition today! We've featured 424 different libraries, representing over 60 states and countries. We have collected each of the editions into a sp...

  • Social Library, Volume 99

    In this, the first 2018 edition of our Social Library series, we're highlighting a fresh set of stellar examples of libraries leveraging Facebook in innovative ways. From a fun movie tie-in contest to a reading challenge, and from staff favorites to ...

  • Social Library, Volume 98

    This fresh edition of our Social Library series is guaranteed to bring a few surprises! These libraries are adding everything from lucha libre to the DMV to their offerings, and one is presenting a unique opportunity for patrons to "read away&qu...

  • Social Library, Volume 97

    This week's edition of our Social Library series highlights posts from five libraries we follow on Facebook, with everything from tech tips to fundraising. There's really no limit to what you can bring to social media to engage with your community. W...

  • Social Library, Volume 96

    This latest edition of our Social Library series showcases how libraries connect with their communities in a multitude of ways. From Bingo to Chess, and from a Costco shopping promotion to welcoming new refugees and immigrants, we hope you find these...

  • Social Library, Volume 95

    In this edition of our Social Library series we're highlighting a pumpkin decorating contest (no carving allowed!), a library ambassador's take on the new Austin Public Library, a makeup workshop, a 150 celebration, and a microcollege in the Brooklyn...

  • Social Library, Volume 94

    Up next in our Social Library series we're highlighting a few of the libraries we're new to follow on Facebook. They're sharing innovative programming, including a movie at LEGO Club and tapping into the escape room craze. They're highlighting a disp...

  • Social Library, Volume 93

    This week's edition of our Social Library series represents a sampling of some of the exceptionally innovative programs, events, and news from the libraries we follow on Facebook. Whether picking up on the latest craze, or reaching unlikely patrons w...

  • Social Library, Banned Books Week Edition

    This special Banned Books Week edition of our Social Library series highlights libraries who are raising awareness about the harms of censorship and the freedom to read. As we browsed through the libraries we follow on Facebook, we enjoyed the many p...

  • Social Library, Library Card Sign-up Month Edition

    We're pleased to present this special September edition of our Social Library series highlighting Library Card Sign-up Month. In its 30th year, this month-long celebration provides the opportunity for libraries to promote the benefits of having a lib...