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Twitter 101


Goodwill Community Foundation International
http://www.gcflearnfree.org/twitter101
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Average: 5 (2 votes)

Still don't get Twitter? More and more this micro-blogging network is becoming a very useful tool for finding out what's going on with the people and things that matter to you the most. With our simple and engaging tutorial, you can learn all the various ways you can use Twitter to enhance your own life.

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Facebook 101


Goodwill Community Foundation International
http://www.gcflearnfree.org/facebook101
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Average: 5 (1 vote)

This tutorial was created to get you up to speed on how to create, use, and maintain a Facebook page of your own, including understanding the Facebook privacy policies and settings.

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Net Cetera: Chatting with Kids About Being Online


OnGuard Online
http://www.onguardonline.gov/media/video-0001-net-...
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Average: 5 (2 votes)

This resource covers what parents need to know, where to go for more information, and issues to raise with kids about living their lives online.

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How to Set up Skype


The Beehive
http://thebeehive.org/digitalbasics/2010/12/22/adv...
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Average: 5 (7 votes)

Skype allows you to make a phone call over the Internet. It is also popular for its additional features which include instant messaging, file transfer, and video conferencing.

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Setting Up a Facebook Account


The Beehive
http://thebeehive.org/digitalbasics/2010/12/22/int...
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Average: 5 (4 votes)

Facebook allows you to share photos, update friends and family members about your life, and spend hours playing games and quizzes. Even if you only use it every once in a while, here is how to set up your account with no fuss.

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California School Library Association


California School Library Association (CSLA), State of California
http://www.csla.net/
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Average: 4.8 (4 votes)

Several free, online web 2.0 professional development tutorials for teacher librarians and classroom teachers.

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California School Library Association


California School Library Association (CSLA), State of California
http://www.csla.net/
4.75
Average: 4.8 (4 votes)

Several free, online web 2.0 professional development tutorials for teacher librarians and classroom teachers.

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Online Networking


ISEEK
http://www.iseek.org/jobs/online-networking.html
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Average: 3 (1 vote)

Social and career networking sites are the latest tool for job seekers and employers. Learn which networking sites are most common. Also, learn how to best use them for your job search.

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Share with Care


OnGuard Online, Federal Trade Commission (FTC)
http://www.onguardonline.gov/media/video-0004-shar...
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Average: 2 (1 vote)

What you post online could have an impact on people in the real world.

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Twitter 101


WebWise
http://www.webwisekids.org/pdf/WWK_Twitter_Guide_H...
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An introduction to the micro-blogging site Twitter.

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Basic Facebook Marketing


Vermont Council on Rural Development
http://vscourmeeting.adobeconnect.com/p3h65srvd44/...
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This webinar features an interactive training session on how to establish a facebook presence for your business and how to best use social media to accomplish your business goals. Participants are introduced to Facebook and taught how to build a profile and like page, as well as vanity URL. Participants are also provided instruction on strategies to use these online tools for marketing.

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Using Facebook to Build Community


Vermont Council on Rural Development
http://vscmymeeting.adobeconnect.com/p3oywtg6zvi/?...
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Watch a webinar where you can learn the essentials about getting your community, library, or social group connected using the top social media tool.

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Social Networks 101


Vermont Council on Rural Development
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=csdP4eWg3c8&feature...
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Learn how social networks are used to connect Internet users.

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Easy Chirp - An Alternative to Twitter Optimized for Users with Disabilities


Easy Chirp
http://www.easychirp.com/index.php
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Easy Chirp is an alternative to the Twitter.com website. It is designed to be easier to use and is optimized for disabled users. Easy Chirp was formerly named "Accessible Twitter". Many of the articles and awards cited used this name.

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Explaining Variation in Twitter Adoption among a Diverse Group of Young Adults”


Web Use Project
http://www.webuse.org/pdf/HargittaiLitt-TwitterAdo...
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What motivates young adults to start using the popular microblogging site Twitter? Can we identify any systematic patterns of adoption or is use of the service randomly distributed among Internet users of this demographic? Drawing on unique longitudinal data surveying 505 diverse young American adults about their Internet uses at two points in time (2009, 2010), this paper looks at what explains the uptake of Twitter during the year when the site saw considerable increase in use.

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Teens' Guide to Social Networking


Young Adult Library Services Association
http://www.ala.org/ala/mgrps/divs/yalsa/aboutyalsa...
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This resource was created by the Young Adult Library Services Association (YALSA). Librarians, Educators and trainers are welcome to photocopy and distribute it to teens.

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Librarians' Social Networking Toolkit


Young Adult Library Services Association
http://www.ala.org/ala/mgrps/divs/yalsa/aboutyalsa...
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This toolkit was created by the Young Adult Library Services Association (YALSA) to provide librarians with information about the uses of social media in a library or educational setting. Topics covered in the toolkit include: How Social Media Facilitates Learning in Schools & Libraries; Tips for Talking with Legislators about Social Media; Educating the Community about Online Social Media; Educating Teens about Social Media; and Additional Resources about Social Media & Libraries.

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Chatting with Kids about Being Online


OnGuard Online, Federal Trade Commission (FTC)
http://onguardonline.gov/media/video-0001-net-cete...
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Learn how to talk to your kids about staying safe online.

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Writing a Resume


State of Minnesota, Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development
http://www.positivelyminnesota.com/JobSeekers/Crea...
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A guide that shows what goes into a good resume, the various forms they can take, and how to showcase your talents and abilities for a prospective boss.

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How to Download Audio Books to your iPad


New York State Library, State of New York
http://www.midyork.org/_pdf/How%20to%20Download%20...
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A step-by-step instruction guide on how to download audio books to an iPad.

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