By Joyce Kasman Valenza,Brenda L. Boyer,Della Curtis

Social media lets you scale up a center librarian perform connecting your neighborhood to info and learning-- throughout geographic limitations, 24/7. Addressing curation because the time period is used colloquially, this factor of Library expertise stories attracts from 17 in-depth interviews to teach how libraries are utilizing social media to assemble, set up, proportion, and interpret briefly, the right way to inform a electronic tale to a particular viewers. also the authors use info, accrued via an internet survey that encompassed all library varieties, to supply a image of this crucial collecting-connecting-curating-contributing perform. additionally incorporated is an annotated listing overlaying sixty six instruments for social media curation, prepared through type with hyperlinks to the websites.

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