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The Librarian's Nitty-Gritty Guide to Social Media : Practical Advice for Playful Storytelling - Laura Solomon

The Librarian's Nitty-Gritty Guide to Social Media

Practical Advice for Playful Storytelling

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The vast array of social media options present a challenge: it's tough to keep current, let alone formulate a plan for using these tools effectively. Solomon, a librarian with extensive experience in web development, design, and technology, cuts to the chase with this invaluable guide to using social media in any kind of library. With a straightforward and pragmatic approach, she broadens her best-selling ALA Editions Special Report on the topic and Presents an overview of the social media world, providing context for services like Facebook, Twitter, and YouTube, and analyzes how adults' and teens' use of social media impacts the library Offers advice on easy ways to use these tools on a daily basis, with planning strategies for posting and scheduling Addresses the fine points of Facebook, comparing the various types of profiles and accounts Guides readers in the basics of crafting eye-catching status updates, and other social media best practices Shows how to manage and monitor accounts, including pointers on dealing with negative feedback Including a bibliography of additional resources, Solomon's guide will empower libraries to use social media as a powerful tool for marketing, outreach, and advocacy.

Table of Contents Acknowledgments 1 A Narrative Journey: A Librarian's Tale 2 Storyplay: Ages 3 to 6 StoryCoaching: "The Three Billy Goats Gruff" Stories for Ages 3 to 6 "The Great Big Enormous Turnip" "The Hungry Wolf" "The Teeny-Tiny Woman" "PLOP! Splash! A Folktale from Tibet" 3 Cooperation and Community: Ages 6 to 9 StoryCoaching: "The North Wind and the Sun" Stories for Ages 6 to 9 "The Hedley Kow" "Jack and His Comrades" "King Hairy Goat Ears" "The Monkey, the Dog, and the Carabao" 4 Surprise and Laughter: Ages 9 to 12 StoryCoaching: "Tailypo, a Jump Tale" Stories for Ages 9 to 12 "Four Friends and a Lion" "Liver" "The Demon Goblin of Adachigahara" "To Your Good Health!" 5 Intensity and Honor: Ages 12 to 14 StoryCoaching: "Mr. Fox" Stories for Ages 12 to 14 "A Ghost Story" "Clever Grethel" "The Magic Pipe: A Norse Tale" "The Wild Geese" 6 Beyond the Legacy: Storytelling Now References and Resources Resources for Researching Folktales and Storytelling Storytelling How-To Books Folktale Picture Books Folktale Collections Stories and Storytelling on the Web

ISBN: 9780838996324
ISBN-10: 0838996329
Audience: General
Format: ePUB
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 224
Published: 1st January 2014
Publisher: American Library Association
Edition Number: 1