Dig Deeper with blogs
October is National Medical Librarians Month. In recognition the library is doing a staff development activity to learn about some of our newer online tools. Here is week 1′s assignment: Dig Deeper with Blogs.
Not library staff & want more info? Send an email to email@example.com
This week weâ€™re talking about blogs. Did you know the library has a blog? Clearly you do now as you are reading it! Read on for a background on blogs and other infoâ€¦
Introduction to blogs
â€¢ Definition: BLOG is short for Web log, or an online journal that is frequently updated with news, views or other information.
â€¢ For an introduction to blogs, watch this 3 minute video: â€œblogs in plain Englishâ€ by Common Craft: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IKcqge8SvzQ
â€¢ You can view our library blog, LSUSHSC LIBRARY NEWS, on the IschÃ© Library homepage. All library staff can create posts on the blog or leave a comment.
Log in information
Username: your lsuhsc email alias (ie: mknapp)
Generic password: [redacted:see staff email]
Library Staff and the General Public
Havenâ€™t used our blog before? Anyone can create a username & password to comment.
Task for week 1:
â€¢Add a comment answering the question â€œWhich tool are you most interested in learning about this month?”