January 27, 2011
ALA's Librarian's Guide to Social Media
From the blurb for Laura Soloman's Doing Social Media So It Matters: A Librarian's Guide (ALA Editions, 2010):
This practical resource brings together current information on the topic in a concise format that’s easy to digest. Laura Solomon is a librarian with more than a decade of experience in Web development, design, and technology, and her timely guide
- Provides context on the social media phenomenon.
- Offers practical advice on how libraries can choose, use, and monitor these tools effectively.
- Identifies additional resources and best practices.
- Solomon has written a unique, to-the-point guidebook for those ready to jump into the deep end of the pool and commence or improve their library’s tweeting, posting, and friending.