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Twittering @ Your Library

Tuesday, December 8th, 2009

I was invited to lead a workshop on Twitter this afternoon at the Metropolitan Library System headquarters in Burr Ridge, IL. With a lively group ranging across all levels of Twitter use, we we able to cover many of the highlights regarding what leads to a successful Twitter presence.  Many thanks to everyone who braved […]

Extending Twitter with Twitter Search

Saturday, December 13th, 2008

There’s been an ongoing conversation about Twitter at MPOW. A number of us have been using it fairly steadily as a sort of ad hoc internal communication protocol. By my last count, we’ve got five people on staff (3 in Adult Services, and 2 in Youth) who maintain a profile, and most of us use […]

Introducing SkokieVotes!

Tuesday, August 26th, 2008

With election fever ramping up in my area (and all over the country), MPOW thought it would be useful to put together a directory of election resources. With so much content out there, and even more being added by the minute, I realized that it’s important to have a page that can offer both static […]

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