Types of Content to share on Social Media
Social Media Explained
Ideas for using social media in libraries.
"Untangling the Web: Social Media Use in Libraries" - A Wordpress blog by library students at Wayne State University, MI. 2012.
13 ways to get more Pinterest followers.
Flickr Commons: 5th Birthday - Library of Congress blog, 2013.
"Boston Public Library Treasures Abound on Flickr" - article by Mike Rankin, creativepro.com, 2012.
NPR's "On Point with Tom Ashbrook" radio program - "What Can Libraries Do to Survive the Digital Age?", 2013.
Public Libraries Using Wordpress - List compiled by Massachusetts Library System, 2013.
"Goodreads as a Readers' Advisory Tool" - article by Amanda W., Mid-Continent Public Library, 2012.
"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.
"125 Librarians to Follow on Twitter" - List compiled by Matt Anderson of mattanderson.org, 2013.
"Follow Your Patrons: And Other Tips for Adding Value to Your Library's Twitter Presence" - Presentation by Emily Lloyd, 2013.
"25 Libraries We Most Love on Pinterest" - oedb.org, 2012.
"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.
"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.