The Resource Building communities : social networking for academic libraries, Denise A. Garofalo

Building communities : social networking for academic libraries, Denise A. Garofalo

Label
Building communities : social networking for academic libraries
Title
Building communities
Title remainder
social networking for academic libraries
Statement of responsibility
Denise A. Garofalo
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Social media is here to stay. A robust social media campaign can provide academic libraries with a means to showcase library resources, highlight content and events, and attract students to sample what the library has to offer. Building Communities is a handbook to implement social media technologies for academic libraries. It is a guide to planning and implementing a successful social media campaign and evaluating its impact. This title covers: the beginning of social networking in the academic context; how to implement use of social media technologies; and evaluating their use. The final sec
Member of
Cataloging source
NMC
Dewey number
302.3
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • charts
Index
index present
LC call number
HM742
LC item number
.G37 2013eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Chandos Publishing social media series,
Label
Building communities : social networking for academic libraries, Denise A. Garofalo
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; Building Communities : Social networking for academic libraries; Copyright; Dedication; Contents; List of figures; Acknowledgements; About the author; 1. The whats and whys of social networking for academic libraries; Background; Role on campus; Why social media for academic libraries?; Rewards of social media participation; 2. How to approach the implementation of social media technologies; Planning; Community-building; Survey of academic librarians using social media; 3. Case studies of academic libraries and social media networking; Libraries
  • Analysis of the experiences shared in case studies4. First steps; Strategy for implementing social media; Skill set defined; Sample social media policies; 5. Make the connection: posting on social media; Just DO it; Basic Facebook how-to section; Basic Twitter How-to Section; 6. Evaluating the impact of social media in academic libraries; How to evaluate; What to evaluate and what tools to use; Mid-course adjustments; 7. Closing thoughts; Appendix 1: Survey questions; Appendix 2: Case study questions; Appendix 3: Tools and resources; Glossary; References; Bibliography; Index
Control code
ocn884544801
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (242 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781780634012
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
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.b32451544
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)884544801
  • pebcs1780634013

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