Perspectives on Social Media in Archives: Presentation and Panel

  • 27 Jan 2016
  • 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
  • 430 N Michigan Ave, Chicago, 2nd Floor - Blackhawks (South) Conference Room


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Perspectives on Social Media in Archives: Presentation and Panel Discussion

Three archivists with social media responsibilities at their institutions will share their experiences, ideas, and suggestions for social media success in archival settings. Attendees will learn about using social media as a tool for user outreach and engagement while keeping in mind the practical concerns of what it takes to manage a program. A panel discussion with audience Q&A will follow the presentations.


Drew Davis, Assistant Manager, Heritage Communications & Archives, Motorola Solutions, Inc.: "Walking the Tightrope: Lone Arrangers in Corporate Social Media"

Susan Hanf, History Specialist, Heritage Communications, Rotary International: "Rotary International Archives on Social Media: An Integrated Approach"

Ashley Gosselar, Processing Archivist, Special Collections Research Center, University of Chicago Library: "Finding Balance: Managing and Growing Your Social Media Program"

Moderator: Hathaway Hester, Information and Digitization Specialist, National Association of REALTORS®

Date: January 27, 2016

Time: 2-4pm


National Association of REALTORS®

430 N Michigan Ave, Chicago

2nd Floor - Blackhawks (South) Conference Room

Transportation: CTA Red Line Grand Stop; Buses 2, 3, 10, 26, 143, 146, 147, 148, 151, 157

There are numerous pay parking lots in the area.


Space is limited and registration online is required. If you have any questions, please contact We look forward to seeing you there!

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