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Book Chapter

Publication Title

The Library Outreach Cookbook

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library outreach, social media, Instagram


Creating new content for a library on Instagram can be time-consuming and require a lot of planning. This entry will detail strategies for “regram-ing” and “reposting” that can help curate content and build relationships with other departments on your campus. This practice will connect with other library users (students, staff, or faculty) who are taking photos on Instagram and geotagging or using hashtags related to the library (Salomon, 2013).



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