LibraryLinkNJ will purchase 10 individual registrations for the online, real time ALA TechSource webinar “Facebook in the Library: Enhancing Services and Engaging Users" with David Lee King.
Date and Time:
Wednesday, July 17, 2013, 2:30 pm to 4:00 pm
The first 10 members to register by the deadline of 4 PM on Wednesday, July 3, 2013 are eligible for this discount. A waiting list is available.
Around 154 million Americans—51 percent of the population—are now using Facebook, according to a recent study by Edison Research. How effectively are you using this direct, free means of communication to reach out to your library’s patrons and users? Digital branch and social networking innovator David Lee King will share what he’s learned from years of experience and experiments with the Topeka and Shawnee County’s Facebook page. He will answer your questions and share time-saving tips on getting the most out of using Facebook.
Fundamentals for setting up and managing your Facebook page
Planning content for your library Facebook page
How to engage the library’s Facebook fans
How to market your library through a Facebook page
About the Instructor:
David Lee King is the Digital Branch and Services Manager at the Topeka and Shawnee County (Kansas) Public Library, where he plans, implements, and experiments with emerging technology trends. He speaks internationally and writes about emerging trends, website usability and management, digital experience planning, and managing tech staff. David was named a Library Journal "Mover and Shaker" for 2008 and recently published his first book, Designing the Digital Experience. David writes the “Internet Spotlight” column in Public Libraries magazine with Michael Porter and blogs.