Isn’t It Time to Establish Library-Related Social Media Best Practice Guidelines?
Roberta F. Studwell
Barry University - Dwayne O. Andreas School of Law
August 22, 2012
17 AALL Spectrum Magazine, December 2012 (no. 3)
Most key legal populations are widely embracing social media. The positive uses can help students gain notoriety and followers and perhaps even land them a job. But, it’s often the negative uses we’re more likely to hear about. The author argues that law libraries need to take a stronger lead in teaching our users how to disseminate reliable, authentic, and private information. She concludes that social media is an information practice and librarians should take charge.
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Keywords: social media, best practices, libraries
Date posted: September 21, 2012 ; Last revised: October 23, 2014