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Using LibGuides to Promote Social Issues With Timely Responses

Date:
Monday, June 24, 2019
Time:
11:30am - 11:45am U.S. ET (UTC -4)
Springy:
Talia Richards
Session type:
Live @Conference
Location:
ALA 2019. Washington, DC: Booth #3136
Products covered:
  LibGuides & LibGuides CMS  

In this session:

Engaging Your Community... with Timely Content

All teaching librarians know - the most successful teaching sessions are based around an assignment, or project, or task.Why? Because contextual learning = long-term learning. That same equation applies when you connect learning resources with topical, current events. Users are far more likely to engage with and deep-dive into material when the subject matter is topical and relevant to them.

We'll Cover:

  • Why - Hear our reasons for why creating #TrendingNow content is important to your community.
  • Examples - See some examples from our community of libraries!
  • Organize - Creating these #TrendingNow LibGuides can have a short shelf life, so use tags to organize these trendy guides. 

Products covered: LibGuides & LibGuides CMS

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