Social Media, Library Partnerships, and Collaboration: More Than a Tweet

Date(s) - 09/11/2014
All Day




Do you think social media is simply another means for accomplishing one-way broadcasts about library offerings and resources? Think again!

Think about the benefits of using social media tools for two-way communication to foster partnerships and collaborations!

Join us for this interactive and informative webinar and learn

how libraries are using social media tools (Twitter, Facebook, Pinterest, Google+, and LinkedIn) to effectively interact with their constituents.

At the end of the program, participants will be able to:

  • Demonstrate familiarity with several popular social media tools
  • Cite at least three ways that the tools are fostering community partnerships and collaborations
  • Identify at least two steps they can take to incorporate social media tools into cultivating community partners


Paul Signorelli ~ Biography

Paul, co-author of Workplace Learning & Leadership with Lori Reed, served as director of staff training for the San Francisco Public Library system before becoming an independent writer-trainer-consultant-learning advocate. He designs and facilitates online and face-to-face learning opportunities throughout the U.S.; is active in the American Society for Training & Development (ASTD) and American Library Association Learning Round Table; and explores and nurtures innovations in learning in a variety of settings. He focused on best practices in learning while earning his MLIS through the online program offered by the University of North Texas.

Original broadcast date February 20, 2014