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The Ubiquity of Social Media in Education, Business and Politics


Social media is everywhere we turn.  Education, business, and politics have been transformed by social media.  Read on for a sampling of Booth Library books that explore social media issues that we encounter in our daily lives.


Social Media in Education

image of a book cover#Republic: divided democracy in the age of social media
HM851 .S869 2017

Building a Professional Teaching Identity on Social Media: A constellation of selves
SpringerLink Electronic Book

Social Works: How #HigherEd uses #SocialMedia to Raise Money, Build Awareness, Recruit Students, and Get Results
LB2342.82 .S63 2013x

Social Media for Educators: Strategies and Best PracticesBook Cover Image
LB1044.87 .J667 2012

Postsecondary Play: The Role of Games and Social Media in Higher Education
LB2395.7 .P68 2014

Using Social Media Effectively in the Classroom: Blogs, Wikis, Twitter, and More
LB1044.87 .S46 2013

Social Media for School Leaders: A Comprehensive Guide to Getting the Most Out of Facebook, Twitter, and Other Essential Web Tools
LB1028.3 .D585 2012

Social Media and the New Academic Environment: Pedagogical Challenges
HM742 .S628193 2013


Social Media in Business

The Social Organization: managing human capital through social media
a SpringerLink Electronic Book

Social Media Marketing: The Next Generation of Business Engagement
CARLI eBooks

Advanced Social Media Marketing: How to Lead, Launch, and Manage a Successful Social Media Program
Electronic Book

Book Cover ImageThe Social Media Handbook: Policies and Best Practices to Effectively Manage Your Organization’s Social Media Presence, Posts, and Potential Risks
HM742 .F58 2012

The Art of Social Selling: Finding and Engaging Customers on Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn, and Other Social Networks
HF5415.1265 .B45 2014

Learn Marketing with Social Media in 7 Days: Master Facebook, LinkedIn and Twitter for Business
CARLI eBooks

Social Media for Social Good: A How-To Guide for Nonprofits
HD62.6 .M3676 2012


Social Media in Politics


Revolution in the Age of Social Media: the Egyptian Popular Insurrection and the Internet
Book Cover Image

Encyclopedia of Social Media and Politics
Kerric Harvey (ed)
Sage Electronic Reference Book 

Social Media in Politics: Case Studies on the Political Power of Social Media
Bogdan Patrut, Monica Patrut, editors
Springer Electronic Book

Social Media Go to War: Rage, Rebellion and Revolution in the Age of Twitter
Ralph D. Berenger (ed)
HM742 .S628196 2013x

Rhetoric Online: The Politics of New Media
Barbara Warnick and David Heineman
P301.5.P67 W37 2012

The Social Basis of the Rational Citizen: How Political Communication in Social Networks Improves Civic Competence
Sean Richey
JA85 .R54 2014




My Life = My Business

Want to live the entrepreneurial life? 

For a look at some excellent new business books that can show you how, stop by the book table in the main corridor of Booth Library. 

The titles listed are new acquisitions and were selected for the display by the Business Librarian Janice Derr.

Own Your Future: How to Think Like an Entrepreneur and Thrive in an Unpredictable Economy
HF 5386 .B8763 2014

All in Startup: Launching a New Idea When Everything is on the Line
HB 615 .K355 2014

B1Starting Strong: a Mentoring Fable
HF 5385 .Z334 2014

Unlimited Sales Success: 12 Simple Steps for Selling More than You Ever Thought Possible
HF 5438.25 .T136 2014

Sell Your Business for an Outrageous Price: an Insider’s Guide to Getting More than You Ever Thought Possible
HD 1393.25 .S46 2015


Behind Every Good Decision: How Anyone Can Use Business Analytics to Turn Data into Profitable Insight
HD 30.28 .J34 2015

Big Data @ Work: Dispelling the Myths, Uncovering the Opportunities
HD 38.7 .D379 2014

B2Brand Aid: a Quick Reference Guide to Solving Your Branding Problems and Strengthening Your Marketing Position
HD 69 .B7 V36 2015

Evergreen: Cultivate the Enduring Customer Loyalty that Keeps Your Business Thriving
HF 5415.5 .F584 2015

Fundamentals of Enterprise Risk Management: How Top Companies Assess Risk, Manage Exposure, and Seize Opportunity
HG 4026 .H274 2015

Homo Economicus: the (Lost) Prophet of Modern Times
HB 173 .C6313 2014x

B3Invisibles: the Power of Anonymous Work in an Age of Relentless Self-Promotion
HF 5381 .Z94 2014

Make it Matter: How Managers Can Motivate by Creating Meaning
HD 57.7 .M3935 2015

The New Geography of Capitalism: Firms, Finance, and Society
HB 501 .D538 2014

Targeted: How Technology is Revolutionizing Advertising and the Way Companies Reach Consumers
HF 6146 .I58 S65 2015

The Virgin Way: Everything I Know About Leadership
HD 57.7 .B72743 2014