Archive for the 'social software' Category

Gearing up for the Handheld Librarian

Tuesday, July 21st, 2009

I’ve been invited to present at the Handheld Librarian virtual conference on Thursday, July 30th. It’s looking to be an exciting little confab, and I’m thrilled an honored to be in such esteemed company. My presentation is at 12:30 EDT, and I’m hoping to share quite a bit about what I’ve learned developing MPOW’s mobile […]

Empowered Community Outreach

Sunday, May 10th, 2009

I’m presenting at the ALA Annual Conference this weekend. As I work to explore new ways to use digital tools ot create greater connections with our community, I think it’s important to make sure staff at all levels are in on the process, and this presentation is meant to encourage all members of the organization […]

Lamenting the Loss of Twitter Local

Friday, January 23rd, 2009

Until recently, one of the go-to items in my Twitter Toolbox was Twitter Local, which enabled you to locate area tweeters simply by plugging in a ZIP code. When embracing Twitter as an outreach tool, it’s important to identify those from your virtual network who phyiscally exist within your service area. A few weeks ago, […]

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