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== Microblogging Services ==
 
== Microblogging Services ==
 
* [http://www.jaiku.com/ Jaiku]
 
* [http://www.jaiku.com/ Jaiku]
* [http://pownce.com Pownce]
 
 
* [http://www.tumblr.com/ Tumblr]
 
* [http://www.tumblr.com/ Tumblr]
 
* [[Twitter]]
 
* [[Twitter]]
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* [http://identi.ca/ Identi.ca]
  
 
== Further Info on Microblogging ==
 
== Further Info on Microblogging ==
 
* Common Craft. [http://www.commoncraft.com/Twitter "Twitter in Plain English."] Video. 5 March 2008. Retrieved 7 April 2008.
 
* Common Craft. [http://www.commoncraft.com/Twitter "Twitter in Plain English."] Video. 5 March 2008. Retrieved 7 April 2008.
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* Brown, Lindy [http://lis5313.ci.fsu.edu/wiki/index.php/Twittering_Libraries Twittering Libraries] article written fall 2008 LIS 5313 course by a MLIS student at Florida State University's College of Information
 
* [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Micro-blogging "Micro-blogging."] ''Wikipedia''. Retrieved 7 April 2008.
 
* [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Micro-blogging "Micro-blogging."] ''Wikipedia''. Retrieved 7 April 2008.
 
* Tropea, John. [http://libraryclips.blogsome.com/2008/02/05/how-i-use-the-various-micro-blogging-services/ "How I Use the Various Micro-blogging Services." ''Library Clips''.] 5 February 2008. Retrieved 7 April 2008.
 
* Tropea, John. [http://libraryclips.blogsome.com/2008/02/05/how-i-use-the-various-micro-blogging-services/ "How I Use the Various Micro-blogging Services." ''Library Clips''.] 5 February 2008. Retrieved 7 April 2008.
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* [http://twitter.com/cglibrary Casa Grande Public Library] Case Grande, Arizona, USA
 
* [http://twitter.com/cglibrary Casa Grande Public Library] Case Grande, Arizona, USA
 
* [http://twitter.com/Cleveland_PL Cleveland Public Library] Cleveland, Ohio, USA
 
* [http://twitter.com/Cleveland_PL Cleveland Public Library] Cleveland, Ohio, USA
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* [http://coastalbendlrc.tumblr.com Coastal Bend College Library] Beeville, Texas, USA
 
* [http://twitter.com/danburylibrary Danbury Library] Danbury, Conneticut USA
 
* [http://twitter.com/danburylibrary Danbury Library] Danbury, Conneticut USA
 
* [http://twitter.com/dubcilib Dublin City Libraries] Dublin, Ireland
 
* [http://twitter.com/dubcilib Dublin City Libraries] Dublin, Ireland
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* [http://twitter.com/mrrl Missouri River Regional Library], Cole and Osage Counties, Missouri, USA
 
* [http://twitter.com/mrrl Missouri River Regional Library], Cole and Osage Counties, Missouri, USA
 
* [http://twitter.com/NYLA_1890 New York Library Association] New York, NY USA
 
* [http://twitter.com/NYLA_1890 New York Library Association] New York, NY USA
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* [http://twitter.com/bobstlibrary New York University Libraries (Bobst)] New York, NY USA
 
* [http://twitter.com/nsls  North Surburban Library System] Wheeling, IL USA
 
* [http://twitter.com/nsls  North Surburban Library System] Wheeling, IL USA
 
* [http://twitter.com/NEIULibrary Northeastern Illinois University] Chicago, Illinois, USA
 
* [http://twitter.com/NEIULibrary Northeastern Illinois University] Chicago, Illinois, USA
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* [http://twitter.com/FRGML Fox River Grove Library] Fox River Grove, IL USA
 
* [http://twitter.com/FRGML Fox River Grove Library] Fox River Grove, IL USA
 
* [http://twitter.com/FreeLibraryPHL Philadelphia Free Public Library]Philadelphia, Pennsylvania USA
 
* [http://twitter.com/FreeLibraryPHL Philadelphia Free Public Library]Philadelphia, Pennsylvania USA
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* [http://twitter.com/provlib Providence Public Library]Providence, Rhode Island USA
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* [http://twitter.com/nlb Public Libraries Singapore], Singapore
 
* [http://twitter.com/ala_rusa ALA RUSA] ALA RUSA
 
* [http://twitter.com/ala_rusa ALA RUSA] ALA RUSA
 
* [http://twitter.com/sfpl Sante Fe Public Library] Santa Fe, New Mexico USA
 
* [http://twitter.com/sfpl Sante Fe Public Library] Santa Fe, New Mexico USA
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* Braun, Linda W. [http://pdfs.voya.com/VO/YA2/VOYA200712tag_team_tech.pdf "Snack Sized Blogging"] ''VOYA''. December 2007. Retrieved 8 April 2008.
 
* Braun, Linda W. [http://pdfs.voya.com/VO/YA2/VOYA200712tag_team_tech.pdf "Snack Sized Blogging"] ''VOYA''. December 2007. Retrieved 8 April 2008.
 
* Francoeur, Stephen. [http://www.teachinglibrarian.org/weblog/2007/05/reference-services-and-twitter.html "Reference Services and Twitter."] ''Digital Reference''. 2 May 2007. Retrieved 7 April 2008.
 
* Francoeur, Stephen. [http://www.teachinglibrarian.org/weblog/2007/05/reference-services-and-twitter.html "Reference Services and Twitter."] ''Digital Reference''. 2 May 2007. Retrieved 7 April 2008.
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* Kroski, Ellysa [http://www.schoollibraryjournal.com/article/CA6573999.html "All a Twitter: Want to Try Microblogging?"] 'School Library Journal'. July 2008. Retrieved October 28, 2008
 
* Murphy, Joe. [http://eprints.rclis.org/archive/00012752/ "Better Practices from the Field: Micro-Blogging for Science and Technology Libraries."] Preprint of article published in ''Science and  Technology Libraries'' 28.4 (2008). Retrieved 8 April 2008.
 
* Murphy, Joe. [http://eprints.rclis.org/archive/00012752/ "Better Practices from the Field: Micro-Blogging for Science and Technology Libraries."] Preprint of article published in ''Science and  Technology Libraries'' 28.4 (2008). Retrieved 8 April 2008.
 
* Rethlefsen, Melissa. [http://www.libraryjournal.com/article/CA6453427.html "Product Pipeline."] ''Library Journal netConnect'' 15 July 2007. Retrieved 7 April 2008.
 
* Rethlefsen, Melissa. [http://www.libraryjournal.com/article/CA6453427.html "Product Pipeline."] ''Library Journal netConnect'' 15 July 2007. Retrieved 7 April 2008.
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* Scott, Jeff [http://gathernodust.blogspot.com/2007/04/twitter-update-or-how-i-was-able-to.html "Twitter Update or How I was able to exploit the latest social networking site without even trying"] 'Gather No Dust'. April 2007. Retrieved October 28, 2008.
 
* Trainor, Cindy. [http://citegeist.com/?p=393 "The Tweet Heard Round the World."] ''Citegeist''. 2 March 2008. Retrieved 9 March 2008.
 
* Trainor, Cindy. [http://citegeist.com/?p=393 "The Tweet Heard Round the World."] ''Citegeist''. 2 March 2008. Retrieved 9 March 2008.
 
* WebJunction. [http://webjunction.org/do/DisplayContent?id=17518&source=rss "Twitter and the Missouri River Regional Library."] ''WebJunction''. 31 July 2007. Retrieved 7 April 2008.
 
* WebJunction. [http://webjunction.org/do/DisplayContent?id=17518&source=rss "Twitter and the Missouri River Regional Library."] ''WebJunction''. 31 July 2007. Retrieved 7 April 2008.

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Introduction

Definition

Microblogging is the use of specialized blog software to create short posts. Some services allow posts to be sent via SMS (texting), instant messaging, third-party applications, as well as from a web interface. Like Blogs, microblogs typically generate an RSS feed, allowing content to be published and widely distributed.

Microblogging Services

Further Info on Microblogging

Microblogging in Libraries

Uses

Publicity

Reference

Further Info on Microblogging and Libraries

See Also