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Facebook in the Library: Enhancing Services and Engaging Users (ALA TechSource Workshop)
David Lee King
Item Number: 1541-8862
 
Publisher: ALA TechSource
Price: $50.00
 
 
 
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A 90-minute workshop, Wednesday, May 20, 2015 at 2:30pm Eastern/1:30pm Central/12:30pm Mountain/11:30am Pacific


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ALA TechSource Workshops offer a convenient, hands-on learning experience that will help you and your colleagues make the best technology decisions for your library. This ALA TechSource Workshop is licensed for use by staff or users of the purchasing institution or library organization.
Facebook in the Library: Enhancing Services and Engaging Users (ALA TechSource Workshop)
A 90-minute workshop, Wednesday, May 20, 2015 at 2:30pm Eastern/1:30pm Central/12:30pm Mountain/11:30am Pacific

Around 154 million Americans—51 percent of the population—are now using Facebook, according to a recent study by Edison Research. How effectively are you using this direct, free means of communication to reach out to your library’s patrons and users? Digital branch and social networking innovator David Lee King will share what he’s learned from years of experience and experiments with the Topeka and Shawnee County’s Facebook page. He will answer your questions and share time-saving tips on getting the most out of using Facebook.

Topics include:

  • Fundamentals for setting up and managing your Facebook page
  • Planning content for your library Facebook page
  • How to engage the library’s Facebook fans
  • How to market your library through a Facebook page

About the Instructor

David Lee King is the Digital Branch and Services Manager at the Topeka and Shawnee County (Kansas) Public Library, where he plans, implements, and experiments with emerging technology trends. He speaks internationally and writes about emerging trends, website usability and management, digital experience planning, and managing tech staff. David was named a Library Journal "Mover and Shaker" for 2008 and recently published his first book, Designing the Digital Experience. David writes the “Internet Spotlight” column in Public Libraries magazine with Michael Porter and blogs.


 
 

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