I think it all started because I wanted to annoy my Library School professor. She’d assigned us to write an academic paper about a digital information tool like the Google Art Project. I picked Twitter. Today, Twitter and Facebook are still a huge part of my library career.
For the past two years, I’ve been building a social media presence at Lawrence Public Library that Matt Anderson liked enough to put on both his 100 Libraries to Follow on Twitter and 100 Libraries to Follow on Facebook lists. Now I’m applying the same treatment at my new library, and I’m pretty excited about how it’s going so far.
All this has gotten me thinking about some of my favorite uses ever of Twitter in libraries. Continue reading