Social Media Usage in the Canadian Public Sector

The introduction of popular social media tools such as Facebook, Twitter and Linkedin has fundamentally changed many aspects of our society. No corner of our society has escaped the influence of social media, including the public sector.  While late to the party,  the public sector is slowly and cautiously experimenting with social media tools as[…]

Ringing in the New Year with Info Science Conferences: What social media do you use?

Early January was a busy time for information science scholars, with two major conferences held in the United States.  Both the Association of Library and Information Science Educators (ALISE) Conference, and the Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences (HICSS) were held from January 4-7 this year.  Researchers from the Social Media Lab attended each to[…]