Presentation on theme: "Under the same roof: Libraries, Museums and Archives Teldan Info 2010 - Dr. Susan Hazan 2010 Tweeting the library, archive and museum: keeping collections."— Presentation transcript:
Under the same roof: Libraries, Museums and Archives Teldan Info Dr. Susan Hazan 2010 Tweeting the library, archive and museum: keeping collections in the loop
Twitter is a social networking site like Facebook, MySpace, and LinkedIn What is Twitter?
Microblogging Web site for unlimited messages of 140 characters or less What makes Twitter different?
Twitter offers real-time snapshots of what is going on now Why Tweet?
The Israel Museum, Jerusalem Who Tweets? News, events, exhibitions
Who follows the museum?
Track who is showing an interest in your Tweets – figure out why… Who is following you?
Museums who Tweet The American Museum of Natural History The British Museum MuseumModernArt GettyMuseum HolocaustMuseum DesignMuseum TheWarholMuseum Exploratorium DallasMuseumArt The Brooklyn Museum The Metropolitan Museum of Art The Museum of Modern Art Philadelphia Museum of Art PS.1 The Queens Museum The Smithsonian The Tate The Whitney Museum vangoghmuseum