SLK Social Media & Blogs

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State Library Blogs

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Current Blogs:
Audience?What's posted here?
Federal Resources for Kansans
The State Library of Kansas is a Federal Depository library, a recipient of U.S. government publications. This blog highlights some of the many fascinating resources the Federal Government provides.
From the Reference Desk
anyoneTopic of interest with links to further information for research or just fun (usually bi-monthly).
KGI Online Library
anyoneWeekly (Thursday or Friday) post on interesting items or special topics from the Kansas Government Information Online Library, which is digitally preserving Kansas government publications.
Librarian News
librariansLibrarian-side updates on databases, digital books, the KSLC, ILL, programming, training & webinars, and any other projects.
LIS Collection
librariansTitles newly added to the State Library's Library & Information Services collection, all available to borrow through ILL.
Statewide Online Services News
anyone (but patron focused)
Patron-side updates for digital books, databases, the Kansas Library eCard.  Some posts have a schedule:
-Wednesdays - Digital Book of the Week
-Monthly - Highlight post promoting a topic, database, collection of digital books.
Talking Books TalkLibrarians or potential Talking Books PatronsHighlights the services of the Talking Books department, which provides reading materials and services for individuals with visual and physical impairments across Kansas.

State Library Social Media Accounts

What's posted?
SLK Facebook
SLK Twitter

News & programs as they come up, these are on a schedule:
 -Wednesdays - Digital Book of the Week
 -Thursdays or Fridays - Kansas Government Information (KGI) Blog topic of the week. 
 -Monthly (mid-month) - post promoting a topic, database, or highlighting a collection of digital books. 
 -Fridays (summer only) - Kids' digital book of the week on the summer reading theme. 
Big 6 Facebook
Bestsellers from the biggest book publishers, noting their sale terms. To raise awareness of expiring ebook copies & higher library prices.