SMUG Resources

SMUG maintains regular online communication and resource sharing through the SMUG listserv and the SMUG Facebook page. We also hold face-to-face and virtual meetings several times a year to offer trainings, panels and discussions about timely social media topics. Please join us!


Intro to Twitter for Libraries – Recording of a one-hour webinar with Jessica Keyes of the Pratt Library. Jessica covers basics such as language, inspiration and strategy for using Twitter as a library marketing and engagement tool.

Twitter for Libraries – From Basic to Best Practices – Helpful links and ideas for formulating effective tweets, learning Twitter strategies, understanding the language of Twitter, developing Twitter campaigns and getting staff involved.

Social Media

Getting More from Hootsuite – A helpful overview of how to get more from Hootsuite with Dr. Warren Allen, FSU professor and social media researcher.

Social Media Strategy for Libraries – Helpful worksheet with key questions for developing your library’s social media strategy.

Last updated 27 January 2015.