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Thoughts on Threads

by Christine Anne George A few weeks ago, when I was discussing a research plan with a student who was getting ready to work on her note on a breaking-news topic, I said something I hadn’t expected to say in … Continue reading

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Are We the “Parents at the Party?”: Assessing the Use of Multiple Communication Channels with Today’s Students

In an age of pervasive social media and constant connection to the digital world, colleges and universities – and therefore libraries – find themselves questioning how best to reach our students. Naturally, we experiment with a variety of methods, from … Continue reading

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Less is More: Using Twitter to Keep Up

As time marches forward and technology progresses at the speed of light, our choice of mediums  for keeping up with various professional reading materials seems to grow every month or so. Between print materials, listservs, general e-mail announcements, RSS feeds, … Continue reading

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