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LIANZA Holiday Competition 2018 #WhereISpentMyHoliday

Last year we ran a holiday decorating competition called #LIANZABling. We had libraries from all over the country participate so this year we thought we'd run a competition again. 

Online Social Media Course with Hootsuite (and it's free...)

Learn the fundamentals of social media marketing now—with six free online courses

Power Searching: alternative search engines, social media, and subject indices

Google, Bing, and Yahoo, are three of the most popular search engines used. Regardless of the one you prefer, chances are there will be information that cannot be found in these traditional sources.

In this second of our 3-part webinar series, we will focus on the other available search options, such as subject directories, social media, and alternate search engines, and how they differ from the popular engines used. We will discuss the pros and cons of using these alternate resources and when to use them.

At the end of this one-hour webinar, participants will:

5 Minutes On Twitter for libraries

As Twitter is essentially a microblogging platform for hundreds of millions of users it’s a powerful platform for libraries to use to promote themselves and get more traffic. But! You’ve got to mind your p’s and q’s.

Here’s how to rock Twitter, library style.

Introduction to Intellectual Freedom in Libraries - 2015 Update

An Infopeople webinar on Wednesday 18 February 2015 at 9am (NZ Time)

Reel in Readers

An Infopeople online course, beginning  17 March – 13 April 2015

Here's a crash course on video production and digital animation that will help you learn how to expand your readers’ advisory services with book trailers - an animated or live action "preview" for a book. You will explore:

Developing a Digital Branch

An Infopeople online course, beginning  24 February – 23 March 2015

Would you like to expand and enhance your library’s online presence? Do you want to build an effective, user-friendly digital branch that is an active online community where customers can interact – with you and with each other?

During this course, you’ll learn:

5 Minutes On Facebook for libraries

More and more libraries are using social media to engage with their customers and draw them in through their doors.

Used correctly, social media can be effective in generating more customers and more interest in what your library is trying to achieve.

Content created by Ines Almeida, Marketing and Communications Coordinator, LIANZA, January 2015

Brenda Chawner: Talking To The World

Brenda Chawner presents her paper to the 2009 LIANZA conference on marketing and communications using social media.


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