#uklibchat in the media

#ukibchat has been the subject of a number of articles and reports. Click on the links below for further details.

A Snapshot of Priorities & Perspectives: UK Public Libraries
http://www.oclc.org/reports/uk-libraries/214758ukb-B-Member-Communication-Survey-Report-UK-public-web.pdf Page 4
In this report of a snapshot survey by OCLC, the #uklibchat Twitter account (@uklibchat) was one of the top three Twitter handles that public library staff follow, along with Voices for the Library (@ukpling) and CILIP (@cilipinfo)

20 Essential Twitter Chats for the Twitter Crowd
http://oedb.org/library/beginning-online-learning/20-essential-twitter-chats-for-the-library-crowd
#uklibchat was listed as second in the “20 Essential Twitter Chats for the Library Crowd”

#uklibchat – Tweet All About It by Sam Wiggins
http://www.cilip.org.uk/publications/update-magazine/Pages/default.aspx February 2012
Sam explained what #uklibchat was all about to readers of the leading UK journal for library professionals – CILIP Update.

Twitter Chat: Instant Ideas and Collaboration by Sam Wiggins
http://www.infotoday.eu/Articles/Editorial/Featured-Articles/Twitter-Chat-instant-ideas-and-collaboration-76503.aspx

E-books in Libraries by Sam Wiggins
http://www.infotoday.eu/Articles/Editorial/Featured-Articles/e-books-in-libraries-76948.aspx
Team member Sam Wiggins has written two articles giving brief summaries of two of our early chats – on e-books and library activism.

Hashtags for Information Professionals by Bethan Ruddock
http://www.infotoday.eu/Articles/News/Internet-Resources/Hashtags-for-information-professionals-80310.aspx
#uklibchat is mentioned as one of the hashtags for information professionals by Bethan Ruddock – as one of the leading hashtags for structured conversations

#uklibchat, #ECRchat, #PhDchat, #Socialchat and Other Tweetchats by Brian Kelly
http://ukwebfocus.wordpress.com/2012/08/21/uklibchat-ecrchat-phdchat-and-other-tweetchats/
Brian, of UKOLN, discusses #uklibchat and other web chats

Michelle Dalton | Movers & Shakers 2013 — Community Builders by Library Journal
http://lj.libraryjournal.com/2013/03/people/movers-shakers-2013/michelle-dalton-movers-shakers-2013-community-builders/
Michelle, one of 2013′s “Movers and Shakers,” mentions how #uklibchat influenced her founding #irelibchat

#uklibchat #ub13 by Sheila Webber
http://information-literacy.blogspot.co.uk/2013/07/uklibchat-ub13.html
Sheila Webber, an academic at Sheffield University’s iSchool, reports on Ka Ming’s presentaton on #uklibchat at the CILIP Umbrella 2013 conference.

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Posted on December 13, 2012, in In the media. Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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