SocialNOTWorking, ALA LLAMA SASS Management Practices Program, Monday June 27
Don't miss this session on MONDAY JUNE 27 at 10:30 AM -
SocialNOTWorking: Managing Social Networking in a Productive and
Location: Sheraton New Orleans, Napoleon Room A1-A3
The huge growth of social networking sites has posed new challenges for
libraries who are seeking to extend their brand and their reach into
their communities. Integrating the use of social networking into the
workplace requires finesse and trust. Different approaches sometimes
blur the lines between the organization and the employees. Hear how an
academic library and a public library have staked out their space.
At the end of this program, participants will be able to identify some
of the difficulties in creating institutional policies about social
networking for their workers; be aware of the advantages of using social
networking sites to extend their brands; and be cognizant of some of the
issues surrounding use of social networking sites in the workplace.
Our Speakers are:Lynette Schimpf, Orange County Library System, Orlando,
FL and Brian Matthews, University of California, Santa Barbara.