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How the Penrose Library at the University of Denver is using social networking tools to connect to students and faculty.

How the Penrose Library at the University of Denver is using social networking tools to connect to students and faculty.

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  • Social Networking and the Penrose Library
    • Joseph Kraus
    • Penrose Library
    • Science and Engineering Librarian
    • April 3, 2009
    • Presentation at the CoASL Spring Workshop
  • Note
    • This slide show is at: www.slideshare.com/jokrausdu
  • Question
    • How do Kindergarteners learn?
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  • Answer?
    • Playing with toys and games
    • Trying things out
    • Experimenting
    • Watching, observing, touching and reading
    • Having fun
  • What is Penrose using and doing?
    • Cool Tools Page
      • http://library.du.edu/FindIt/ResearchGuides/rg_main.cfm?rg_id=313
    • Twitter
    • Facebook
    • LibX Toolbar
    • Blogs
    • Encore tagging
    • A wiki as an Intrazone (not viewable by the public)
    • LibraryH3lp chat tool (will be using soon)
    • Website redesign (before Fall 2009)
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  • What are the results of the social networking?
    • Not sure yet…
    • We have 230+ fans in Facebook, 58+ in Twitter
    • Beth Kanter does a lot of research on “ How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media ”.
    • Businesses want to use social networking for marketing and building customer relationships.
    • See these 87 books , reports and more .
  • What am I personally using?
    • FriendFeed -- http://friendfeed.com/jokrausdu
    • Delicious -- http:// delicious.com/jokrausdu
    • Blogs -- http://www.nuthingbut.net/
    • Twitter -- http://www.twitter.com/jokrausdu
    • Facebook -- http:// du.facebook.com/profile.php?id =20204459
    • Photography sites -- http://www.flickr.com/jokrausdu and http://picasaweb.google.com/jokrausdu/
    • YouTube -- http:// www.youtube.com/jokrausdu
  • Questions?
    • Lots of ways to get a hold of me…
    • Email – [email_address] , [email_address]
    • Phone – 303-871-4586