Tag Archives: facebook

  1. Academic library Facebook posts: a research questionnaire

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    July 2, 2016 by Lizzie Sparrow

    Those of you who were at our 2015 conference may remember Suzanne Parfitt from Charles Sturt University, Australia, and her …
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  2. World Map of Social Networks updated for 2011


    June 22, 2011 by MMIT

    The World Map of Social Networks, which measures popularity of social networks around the world based on Alexa & Google …
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  3. The end of RSS on social networks?

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    May 9, 2011 by MMIT

    The Stay N Alive blog has an interesting post about how both Twitter and Facebook seem to have unceremoniously ditched …
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  4. Crowdsourcing answers with Quora (q&a series)


    November 24, 2010 by MMIT

    There are quite a few Question and Answer websites aiming to fill a gap left by search engine algorithms by taking a crowd sourcing approach to references services and over the coming weeks we will be reviewing a few of them.

    Q&A sites are based on the premise that people answer questions better than search engines do and, I’m sure this is often true. But, as Yahoo! Answers regularly demonstrates, the wisdom of crowds is no sure thing. How do you ensure the quality of answers, or even the questions themselves?

    We will be looking at how these services approach issues such as these, starting with Quora.

  5. Social networking and libraries event Friday 9th July


    July 10, 2010 by Catherine Dhanjal

    Cilip’s Multimedia Information and Technology Group held an excellent event on social networking and libraries yesterday (9th July) with speakers covering tools such as Facebook, Twitter, blogs and Foursquare as well as mobile technologies. Overview: http://kwiddows.blogspot.com/2010/07/social-networking-in-libraries-mmit.html also tweets on the seminar at #mmit

  6. MMIT event social networking in libraries – 9th July 2010

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    May 18, 2010 by Catherine Dhanjal

    MMIT event: social networking in libraries. 9th July 2010. Liverpool.

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