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Library School         and<br />It’s not just for Ashton Kutcher and Justin Bieber….<br />Nicole Fonsh – LIS 408 – Fall 20...
All I Ever Needed to Know About Twitter?<br />Creating an Account<br />The ABCs of tweeting<br />Following <br />Hashtag S...
Creating an Account<br />User Name – Twitter Handle<br />Private vs Public<br />Automatically is public<br />Go to setting...
Tweet?<br />140 characters<br />Like a short blog<br />Mentions<br />Retweets<br />Searches<br />Lists<br />
Now what?  Follow Who? Follow What?<br />Find people/groups/places to follow<br />Librarians - @MerryLibrarian1, @libraria...
Now that I follow, how do I organize?<br />Make a list<br />Different Twitter Applications<br />TweetDeck, Echofon, TweetM...
Pre-Made Lists<br />http://twitter.com/DUKEpress/librarians<br />http://twitter.com/vonburkhardt/librarians<br />http://tw...
If I can’t travel to ALA…<br />Handle and Hashtags for Conferences<br />
See who is also attending<br />http://twitter.com/#!/alaannual<br />
Twitter me to a job<br />Job Announcements - http://twitter.com/#!/alalibraryval/libraryjobs<br />
What did you just do?<br />Let’s go online…<br />
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Twitter for Library School

  1. 1. Library School and<br />It’s not just for Ashton Kutcher and Justin Bieber….<br />Nicole Fonsh – LIS 408 – Fall 2010<br />
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  3. 3. All I Ever Needed to Know About Twitter?<br />Creating an Account<br />The ABCs of tweeting<br />Following <br />Hashtag Searching<br />Organization<br />Library Conferences<br />Job Searching<br />
  4. 4. Creating an Account<br />User Name – Twitter Handle<br />Private vs Public<br />Automatically is public<br />Go to settings to:<br />Profile <br />Picture/Image<br />
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  6. 6. Tweet?<br />140 characters<br />Like a short blog<br />Mentions<br />Retweets<br />Searches<br />Lists<br />
  7. 7. Now what? Follow Who? Follow What?<br />Find people/groups/places to follow<br />Librarians - @MerryLibrarian1, @librarianchat, @jessamyn, @LibrarianRy, @libraryfuture, @Nancy_Pearl<br />Libraries - @brklib, @BPLBoston, @nypl<br />Library Schools - @simmonsgslis, @GSLIScast, @SimmonsALASC, @SLASimmons<br />Library School Students - #libraryschool<br />BUT HOW DO I FIND ALL OF THEM??<br />The amazing world of hashtags<br />
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  9. 9. Now that I follow, how do I organize?<br />Make a list<br />Different Twitter Applications<br />TweetDeck, Echofon, TweetMeme, etc.<br />
  10. 10. Pre-Made Lists<br />http://twitter.com/DUKEpress/librarians<br />http://twitter.com/vonburkhardt/librarians<br />http://twitter.com/hbraum/libraries-librarians<br />http://twitter.com/#!/BookishJulia/lis-folk<br />http://twitter.com/laurendodd/libraryland<br />
  11. 11. If I can’t travel to ALA…<br />Handle and Hashtags for Conferences<br />
  12. 12. See who is also attending<br />http://twitter.com/#!/alaannual<br />
  13. 13. Twitter me to a job<br />Job Announcements - http://twitter.com/#!/alalibraryval/libraryjobs<br />
  14. 14. What did you just do?<br />Let’s go online…<br />

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