Date(s) - 09/11/2014
What do Tumblr, Pinterest, YouTube and many other popular social media sites have in common? They encourage sharing and creating creative collections of online materials. This content curation is happening – users
and librarians alike are participating in creating and utilizing these platforms for work, learning, life and play.
During this webinar, we will explore:
- Popular Content Curation Sites
- How libraries can utilize them and why
- How we can market ourselves to new and existing users successful through these platforms
About the Instructor:
Diana Silveira is the President of Novare Library Services, a company that focuses on web, mobile and infrastructure services for libraries. Previous to starting Novare Library Services, she was the Virtual Reference Manager for Florida’s Ask a Librarian Service and coordinator for Florida’s Statewide Delivery System. She presents regularly on implementing technology, best practices and privacy issues online. She also works with libraries to deploy new technologies and develop new mobile and desktop websites. She was the 2011 the Florida Library Association’s Library Leader of the Year. When she is not playing with gadgets and gizmos, she enjoys diving, kayaking and playing her son.