Managing Social Media in Libraries

Written By Troy Swanson
Managing Social Media in Libraries
  • Publsiher : Elsevier
  • Release : 24 September 2012
  • ISBN : 1780633777
  • Pages : 194 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Read or download book entitled Managing Social Media in Libraries written by Troy Swanson which was release on 24 September 2012, this book published by Elsevier. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Book excerpt: Web 2.0 first created a scramble among librarians to participate in Facebook, YouTube, blogs, and other social media applications, and the turn is now towards management and consolidation. Managing Social Media in Libraries explores the developing information environment, the collaboration among library organizations, and the ways social media may convert the loose connections between library staff members. The book takes librarians beyond the mechanics of using social media, and establishes a framework to move library managers and leaders toward making social media effective. Managing Social Media in Libraries is structured around key topics in this area, including: refocusing after the first use of Web 2.0; library organisations as loosely coupled systems; social media within such systems; defining a purpose for the use of social media; connecting messages and tools; and integrating social media into standard websites. Provides practical ways of thinking about social media for library managers and leaders Provides examples of policies, workflows, and uses of social media tools for library managers and leaders Defines organizations as coordinated systems and discusses how social media tools can emphasize the benefits of coordination

Managing Social Media in Libraries

Managing Social Media in Libraries
  • Author : Troy Swanson
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2012-09-24
  • Total pages : 194
  • ISBN : 1780633777
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Summary : Web 2.0 first created a scramble among librarians to participate in Facebook, YouTube, blogs, and other social media applications, and the turn is now towards management and consolidation. Managing Social Media in Libraries explores the developing information environment, the collaboration among library organizations, and the ways social media may convert the ...

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  • Publisher : Rowman & Littlefield
  • Release Date : 2014-05-01
  • Total pages : 320
  • ISBN : 1780633777
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Summary : Marketing and Social Media: A Guide for Libraries, Archives, and Museums is a much-needed guide to marketing for libraries, archives, and museum professionals in the social media age. This book is both an introductory textbook and a guide for working professionals who want to go beyond mere promotion to developing ...

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Using Social Media in Libraries
  • Author : Charles Harmon,Michael Messina
  • Publisher : Scarecrow Press
  • Release Date : 2013-02-15
  • Total pages : 114
  • ISBN : 1780633777
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Summary : The eight best practices presented here will help your library both actually do social media in a way that matters and do it well. The successful strategies presented here range from the Vancouver Public Library’s innovative use of Twitter to the United Nations Library’s adoption of a social ...

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  • Author : Laura Solomon
  • Publisher : American Library Association
  • Release Date : 2013
  • Total pages : 224
  • ISBN : 1780633777
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Summary : The vast array of social media options present a challenge: it’s tough to keep current, let alone formulate a plan for using these tools effectively. Solomon, a librarian with extensive experience in web development, design, and technology, cuts to the chase with this invaluable guide to using social media ...

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  • Author : Nina Verishagen
  • Publisher : Chandos Publishing
  • Release Date : 2018-11-26
  • Total pages : 302
  • ISBN : 1780633777
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Summary : Social Media: The Academic Library Perspective provides a step-by-step guide on social media as written by somebody who has already done the work. Made up of case studies written by authors at various institutions who provide different perspectives on their institution’s use of social media, the book highlights successes ...

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  • Publisher : Lulu.com
  • Release Date : 2017-01-24
  • Total pages : 564
  • ISBN : 1780633777
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Summary : This is the latest in an important series of reviews going back to 1928. The book contains 28 chapters, written by experts in their field, and reviews developments in the principal aspects of British librarianship and information work in the years 2011-2015....

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  • Publisher : IGI Global
  • Release Date : 2017-08-16
  • Total pages : 461
  • ISBN : 1780633777
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Summary : Taking into consideration the variety of information being created, produced, and published, the acquisition and archiving of e-resources by digital libraries is rapidly increasing. As such, managing the rights to these resources is imperative. The Handbook of Research on Managing Intellectual Property in Digital Libraries is a pivotal reference source ...

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  • Publisher : Chandos Publishing
  • Release Date : 2016-07-24
  • Total pages : 312
  • ISBN : 1780633777
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Summary : Knowledge Management in Libraries: Concepts, Tools and Approaches brings to the forefront the increasing recognition of the value of knowledge and information to individuals, organizations, and communities, providing an analysis of the concepts of Knowledge Management (KM) that prevails among the Library and Information Science (LIS) community. Thus, the book ...

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  • Publisher : IGI Global
  • Release Date : 2017-06-20
  • Total pages : 8104
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Summary : In recent years, our world has experienced a profound shift and progression in available computing and knowledge sharing innovations. These emerging advancements have developed at a rapid pace, disseminating into and affecting numerous aspects of contemporary society. This has created a pivotal need for an innovative compendium encompassing the latest ...

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  • Author : Chugh, Ritesh
  • Publisher : IGI Global
  • Release Date : 2016-07-13
  • Total pages : 393
  • ISBN : 1780633777
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Summary : Knowledge is a valuable resource that must be managed well for any organization to thrive. Proper knowledge management practices can improve business processes by creating value, however, the available tools meant to aid in the creation, collection, and storage of information have drastically changed since the emergence of social media. ...

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  • Publisher : IGI Global
  • Release Date : 2021-05-28
  • Total pages : 1865
  • ISBN : 1780633777
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Summary : Social media has become an integral part of society as social networking has become a main form of communication and human interaction. To stay relevant, businesses have adopted social media tactics to interact with consumers, conduct business, and remain competitive. Social technologies have reached a vital point in the business ...

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  • Author : Donna E Frederick
  • Publisher : Chandos Publishing
  • Release Date : 2016-01-07
  • Total pages : 298
  • ISBN : 1780633777
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Summary : Managing ebook Metadata in Academic Libraries: Taming the Tiger tackles the topic of ebooks in academic libraries, a trend that has been welcomed by students, faculty, researchers, and library staff. However, at the same time, the reality of acquiring ebooks, making them discoverable, and managing them presents library staff with ...

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  • Author : Sarah K. Steiner
  • Publisher : American Library Association
  • Release Date : 2012
  • Total pages : 111
  • ISBN : 1780633777
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Summary : As we come to appreciate the opportunities that social media opens up, this practical guide provides a scalable, step-by-step plan for creating and maintaining a successful library social media strategic plan. You'll find detailed tips and advice on strategizing for social media services in a way that guides employee decision-making, ...

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  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release Date : 2010-09-09
  • Total pages : 231
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Summary : “Convergence” is defined as the intertwinement of species or technologies. “Tech- logical convergence,” on the other hand, refers to a trend where a single product such as a cell phone, used in the past solely for communication, evolves into a product that functions not only as a communication device but ...

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  • Author : Eva Semertzaki
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2011-06-24
  • Total pages : 336
  • ISBN : 1780633777
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Summary : This book focuses on the role of special libraries as knowledge management centres in their organisations. It describes the work of a special library and the special library draws on the characteristics that make the nucleus of collecting and organising knowledge which is used for the benefit of the institution. ...