YALSA Blog Tweets of the Week – November 4, 2011

Here’s a short list of tweets posted over the last week that librarians and the teens that they serve may find interesting:

  • NEW PAPER: “Why Parents Help their Children Lie to Facebook about Age: Unintended Consequences of COPPPA” http://bit.ly/tDAG7A – @zephoria
  • End citation obsession bit.ly/uI0yaJ – 21centuryteach
  • “Are Libraries the Hackerspaces of the Future?” Libs as makerspace or fab labs. Fayetteville Free Lib gets shout out. bit.ly/v6zOvk – @jaclark
  • Younger adults are more likely to download + use apps, but older adults are more likely to pay for them. New report: pewrsr.ch/vIneMN – @mary_madden
  • Digital Natives are: a) always young b) born digital c) live digital lives d) all of the above e) none of the above Digital Natives are: a) always young b) born digital c) live digital lives d) all of the above e) none of the above bit.ly/rcfeRz – @dmlcentral
  • iPads in Schools: ‘The Last Generation with Backpacks’? — CNN ow.ly/7fShd – @clifmims
  • Gen Y Demands Greater Work Flexibility, Says Cisco Study by @dstrom rww.to/s6nHk3 – @rww
  • Most Young Adults in U.S. Now Own Smartphones, Survey Says nyti.ms/s3uNhp – @nytimesbits
  • Ideas for Bringing Your Own Device (#BYOD) Even If You Are Poor bit.ly/vYWGPw – rescaling
  • What’s the #1 social site for teens? (Hint: It’s not Facebook) http://huff.to/tNj7GI – @HuffPostHigh
  • E-Readers spread literacy, no apps required bit.ly/tDhYGh – @audreywatters
  • How Cellphones Shape the Lives of College Students [INFOGRAPHIC] – on.mash.to/uZcN5e – @mashable
  • CEO of @girlscouts USA on how they build future leaders–and why American businesses need women so badly. bit.ly/ugJxlx -@FastCompany
  • Why ebooks can live right along side print books. http://t.co/oYm2pTyI

Do you have a favorite Tweet from the last week? If so add it in the comments for this post. Or, if you read a Twitter post between November 4 – November 10 that you think is great, send Linda a direct message on Twitter (@lbraun2000) and it will go into the pool for consideration for next week’s Tweets of the week YALSA blog entry.

About Linda W Braun

Linda W Braun is a YALSA Past President, the YALSA CE Consultant, and a learning consultant/project management coordinator at LEO: Librarians & Educators Online.
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