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Monitor & Report Use of Social Networking Sites in Information Organisations such as Libraries, Archives, Museums
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Social media and your students - navigating the legal issues - Lexology (registration)

Social media and your students - navigating the legal issues - Lexology (registration) | Social Networking Sites & Libraries | Scoop.it
The digital revolution has led to an explosion in the use of social media by students. Social media present tremendous opportunities for educational…
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Library followers tweet a love-inspired chaotic poem - Phys.Org

Library followers tweet a love-inspired chaotic poem - Phys.Org | Social Networking Sites & Libraries | Scoop.it
A new chaotic poem about love, created by Twitter followers, is on display from tomorrow (Friday 13 February) at The John Rylands Library in central Manchester.
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Library etiquette for all - Oswegonian

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Library etiquette for all
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Social networking has become an intricate part of finals week but for the wrong reasons. It's becoming more and more common to tweet out pictures in the library or put statuses up when you arrive.
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Libraries become tech hubs - Waterbury Republican American

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Libraries become tech hubs
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Across the metro area, their offerings are expanding as libraries help patrons tinker with 3-D printers, e-readers and social media.
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Libraries become tech hubs - Waterbury Republican American

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Libraries become tech hubs
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Across the metro area, their offerings are expanding as libraries help patrons tinker with 3-D printers, e-readers and social media.
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Social Networking, Computer Skills, and Sign Language Training at ...

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By Stephanie Bents, Digital and Emerging Technologies Librarian The Rapid City Public Libraries is pleased to announce two new online services. These services will make ...
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Education Department Rolls Out Rules to Help Kids Navigate Social Media - DNAinfo

Education Department Rolls Out Rules to Help Kids Navigate Social Media - DNAinfo | Social Networking Sites & Libraries | Scoop.it
Education Department Rolls Out Rules to Help Kids Navigate Social Media DNAinfo In a bid to keep students' activity on social media sites including Facebook, Twitter, and YouTube from torpedoing their chances of getting into college or landing jobs...
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Edgewater Library helps bring people to social media - Orlando Sentinel

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Edgewater Library helps bring people to social media
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Bhowani Jagmohan clicked on the computer monitor, then walked several people through the process of logging onto two popular social media sites, Facebook and Twitter.
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Social networking misrepresents college life | The Daily Utah ...

The little research we have on social networking sites is fascinating. On the surface it may appear these sites have the potential to increase happiness, allowing people to communicate and connect in new ways, but in the long ...
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The Organized Librarian: Library Thing

The Organized Librarian: Library Thing | Social Networking Sites & Libraries | Scoop.it
Do you know Library Thing? If you don't then it's time to check it out. Library thing is a cataloging and social network site for book lovers. Library Thing can help you do lots of things if you are a book lover.
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British Library Releases Pictures To Flickr - Business Insider

British Library Releases Pictures To Flickr - Business Insider | Social Networking Sites & Libraries | Scoop.it
Over 1 million old photos just hit the public domain, and The British Library now wants the Internet to help identify many of the images. ...
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Social media in the Library - The Age

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Social media in the Library
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The University of Melbourne's Library uses social media extensively to promote the library to a wide appreciative audience who engage with it via Twitter, Facebook and Instagram.
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Margie Teaches Libstudies's curator insight, June 9, 2014 11:37 PM

An interesting article about social media use in an academic library. Does the VU library use social media?

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Weber library stakes out social media policy - El Estándar

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Weber library stakes out social media policy El Estándar Lovato also discovered that the issue grows "incredibly complex when you're talking about personnel and managing official social media sites that represent organizations." Furthermore, the...
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Selfie contest engages library patrons | Otago Daily Times Online ...

Selfie contest engages library patrons | Otago Daily Times Online ... | Social Networking Sites & Libraries | Scoop.it
Oamaru Public Library assistant Julia de Ruiter launched a ''Selfies in the Library'' competition on Facebook this week, in a bid to see younger Oamaru readers engage with the Waitaki District Libraries.
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Sarah Field's curator insight, June 23, 2015 12:46 AM

I stand corrected; the headline immediately had me picturing only teens entering. Nice to see older patrons getting involved and enjoying the library. Despite the fact that patronage hasn't increased; I like the fact that people still need to ask a librarian when Google inevitably fails them. Teehee.

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Share a 'shelfie' with the U of L Art Library - WDRB

Share a 'shelfie' with the U of L Art Library - WDRB | Social Networking Sites & Libraries | Scoop.it
Take a picture of yourself with your favorite book to be included in an interactive self-portrait exhibit.
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How Social Networking Sites Can Help Students to Study for a Test - Business 2 Community

How Social Networking Sites Can Help Students to Study for a Test - Business 2 Community | Social Networking Sites & Libraries | Scoop.it
Business 2 Community How Social Networking Sites Can Help Students to Study for a Test Business 2 Community In early 2013 social media giant Facebook reported that it had exceeded a billion monthly users, most of whom accessed the site through...
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Social Media Safety for Teens: January 16 at South County Library - Roanoke Times

Social Media Safety for Teens: January 16 at South County Library - Roanoke Times | Social Networking Sites & Libraries | Scoop.it
Social Media Safety for Teens: January 16 at South County Library
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Social media is one of the most influential aspects in people's lives today and it can be the most devastating.
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New Social Network for Librarians from India - IASL Meeting Place

New Social Network for Librarians from India - IASL Meeting Place | Social Networking Sites & Libraries | Scoop.it
Sir/Madam I am happy to inform you that I have launched a web site on 1.1.2014. www.lislib.com It is first librarians website from souther part of india. Regis…
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Library offering social media classes - Shawnee News Star

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Library offering social media classes
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The class is geared to newcomers to social media and gives tips on security and navigating the most popular social media sites like Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.
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The Techy Teacher Librarian: Displays and social media in the library

The Techy Teacher Librarian: Displays and social media in the library | Social Networking Sites & Libraries | Scoop.it
No matter what we do to share our displays, we rely heavily on several social media platforms to present the information to as many as we can. We have a twitter account (@hamiltoncommlib) that is linked to our YouTube ...
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EducationSurvey 2013: Your comments – technology, teacher librarians - Australian Teacher Magazine

EducationSurvey 2013: Your comments – technology, teacher librarians - Australian Teacher Magazine | Social Networking Sites & Libraries | Scoop.it
EducationSurvey 2013: Your comments – technology, teacher librarians Australian Teacher Magazine Briefly: Networks cannot cope; there are no specialist ICT people employed to help students; significant numbers of parents cannot afford to buy...
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New Library Social Networks - TLNing

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Sir/Madam, I am happy to inform you that I have launched a web site on 1.1.2014. www.lislib.com It is first librarians website from southern part of india. Reg…
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Public Library Futures in a global digital world

Public Library Futures in a global digital world | Social Networking Sites & Libraries | Scoop.it
Public Library Futures in a global digital world is the theme for the 2014 IFLA Public Libraries Satellite Conference.
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How Public Libraries are Using Pinterest | It's Time to Rediscover ...

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Pinterest, the wildly popular social network, is a favorite of public libraries. Around the country, many libraries have been using it to promote book collections and events, and share information, crafts and more.
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Will This Website Save Your Library (and Your Librarians)? - T.H.E. Journal

Will This Website Save Your Library (and Your Librarians)? - T.H.E. Journal | Social Networking Sites & Libraries | Scoop.it
Will This Website Save Your Library (and Your Librarians)?
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While you're at it, mix in social media and community aspects--book reviews, photos, school updates, and the like--to keep parents and kids coming back for more.
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