Library Blogging (Paperback)

By Karen A. Coombs, Jason Griffey

Linworth Publishing, 9781586833312, 151pp.

Publication Date: May 1, 2008

List Price: 40.00*
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Thinking of setting up a blog for your school, academic or public library? This book is for you

- Learn all about the blogosphere and its place in your library.

- Learn the nitty gritty of setting up and hosting your library blog

- Find out just what you need in hardware and software to make your blog work like a charm

- See examples of groundbreaking uses for your library blog

This book is an overview of the world of blogs in libraries, including both use and technological discussions.The authors bring you the whys and how-to's of using a blog in a library context, including the different options available for a library blog, the appropriateness of each option, and the possibilities of each program or service.

About the Author

Karen A. Coombs serves as the Head of Web Services at the University of Houston Libraries. Jason Griffey is an assistant professor, Reference & Instructional Technology Librarian at Lupton Library, University of Tennessee @ Chattanooga.