Social Media for Libraries

A compilation of articles and links related to how libraries are using Facebook, Twitter, and blogs as a tool to reach out to users.
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Types of Content to share on Social Media

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Types of Content to Share on Social Media - | Quick Alliance

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Social Media Explained

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Social Media Explained [INFOGRAPHIC] | E-Learni...

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Ideas for using social media in libraries.

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"Tumblarian 101: A Starter Kit" - Library Journal, 2013.

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Library Journal

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"20 Essential Twitter Chats for the Library Crowd" - oedb.org

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20 Essential Twitter Chats for the Library Crowd - OEDB.org

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"Untangling the Web: Social Media Use in Libraries" - A Wordpress blog by library students at Wayne State University, MI. 2012.

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Untangling the Web

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13 ways to get more Pinterest followers.

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13 Ways to Get More Pinterest Followers - Search Engine Journal

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Flickr Commons: 5th Birthday - Library of Congress blog, 2013.

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"Boston Public Library Treasures Abound on Flickr" - article by Mike Rankin, creativepro.com, 2012.

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Boston Public Library treasures abound on Flickr

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NPR's "On Point with Tom Ashbrook" radio program - "What Can Libraries Do to Survive the Digital Age?", 2013.

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What Can Libraries Do To Survive In The Digital Age?

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An introduction to Blogs for Libraries - from the libsuccess.org Wiki page.

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Blogs - Library Success: A Best Practices Wiki

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Public Libraries Using Wordpress - List compiled by Massachusetts Library System, 2013.

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"GoodReads Offers Marketing Power for Libraries, Too" - New Jersey State Library, 2013.

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"Goodreads as a Readers' Advisory Tool" - article by Amanda W., Mid-Continent Public Library, 2012.

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"Goodreads and OCLC Work Together to Provide Greater Visibility for Public Libraries Online" - oclc.org, 2012.

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Goodreads and OCLC work together to provide greater visibility for public libraries online

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"Get to Know Goodreads: Share this Primer to the Social Reading Site and Help Teachers and Kids Connect with Great Books" - article by Travis Jonker, for School Library Journal, 2013.

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"Trying to Decide Between Goodreads and Library Thing? Here's What you Need to Know" - article by Joanna Cabot, for teleread.com, 2013.

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Trying to decide between Goodreads and Library Thing?

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"125 Librarians to Follow on Twitter" - List compiled by Matt Anderson of mattanderson.org, 2013.

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125 Librarians to Follow on Twitter - Blog - mattanderson.org

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"Follow Your Patrons: And Other Tips for Adding Value to Your Library's Twitter Presence" - Presentation by Emily Lloyd, 2013.

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Follow Your Patrons: Tips on Twitter for Libraries

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"Twitter for Libraries (and Librarians)" - article by Sarah Milstein of infotoday.com, 2009.

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"25 Libraries We Most Love on Pinterest" - oedb.org, 2012.

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25 Libraries We Most Love on Pinterest - OEDB.org

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"20 Ways Libraries are Using Pinterest Right Now" - article on the variety of creative uses libraries can find for Pinterest, by Jeff Dunn, of edudemic.com, 2012.

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20 Ways Libraries Are Using Pinterest Right Now - Edudemic

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"10 Inspiring Pinterest Collections Created by Libraries and Librarians" - Compiled by Kiersten Bryant, inalj.com editor, 2013.

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"Some Notes on Tweeting for Public Libraries" - Great article on the Dos and Don'ts for using Twitter for library marketing. By Emily Lloyd of shelfcheck.blogspot.com, 2012.

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Some Notes on Tweeting for Public Libraries

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