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#uklibchat summary – 2nd July: Library Advocacy

Our July chat focused on advocating for library services, both inside and outside of our organisations. Thank you all for the great discussion, which we hope you found as useful … Continue reading

July 13, 2018 · Leave a comment

#uklibchat 2nd July 2018 7.00-8.30pm UK time: Library Advocacy

In this time of public service cuts affecting not just public libraries, but a wide range of educational institutions from primary and secondary schools to universities, how do we best advocate for … Continue reading

June 11, 2018 · Leave a comment

Feature #34: User engagement – reaching the remote, the afraid and the disinterested

As for many professional services, one of the biggest challenges for libraries is engaging those who have ceased to engage with services and those who we have never attracted. Public libraries … Continue reading

April 26, 2016 · 1 Comment

#uklibchat Tuesday 3 May 2016, 18:30 – 20:30: User engagement

Our next #uklibchat will take place on Tuesday 3 May from 18:30-20:30 UK time. The topic will be ‘User engagement: reaching the remote, the afraid and the disinterested’. Libraries want … Continue reading

April 26, 2016 · Leave a comment

#uklibchat summary – 5th April 2016: Promoting Online Resources

On Tuesday we had a great discussion about online resources and how we promote them to our users. The summary is now available on Storify. Some useful links that were … Continue reading

April 7, 2016 · Leave a comment

CORRECTION #uklibchat Tuesday 5 April 2016, 18:30 – 20:30 BST: Promoting online resources

*Correction*  #uklibchat will run from 6.30pm BST and not 6.30pm GMT, apologies for any confusion caused. Although the balance of print and physical resources and electronic or online resources varies … Continue reading

March 3, 2016 · Leave a comment

#uklibchat agenda – Tuesday 1st September 2015: Marketing and libraries

Our next #uklibchat will be on Tuesday 1st September on the topic of marketing and libraries. Join us on Twitter between 18.30 and 20.30 UK time BST to discuss the … Continue reading

August 24, 2015 · Leave a comment

Summary: Thursday 21st July 2011 – Library Marketing and Promotion

Summary of  the second #uklibchat discussion: 1.  Have you experienced any particularly effective library marketing campaigns? New York Public Library campaign around gaming.  http://bit.ly/qAuRjC British Library – services and exhibitions … Continue reading

July 23, 2011 · 5 Comments