Purpose of Committee: The Sam Houston State University Newton Gresham Library uses social media as one method to promote the Library and its collections & services for SHSU students, staff, and faculty.
Contact via email: ngl_socialmedia
We welcome social media post ideas on current events and topics, SHSU and local events, literary celebrations and any other topics relevant to the Library.
The Social Media Committee administrators will monitor the comments and have the right to remove any comments by users
Comments may be deleted if they are:
Stacy Johnson- Chair/Facebook admin
Open position - Twitter/Instagram admin
Kat Landry Mueller
The Committee meets on the 2nd Tuesday of each month.
Each committee member will serve a term of two (2) years.
A Chair-elect will be chosen during the 12th month of the Chair.
Channel administrators are volunteers, or are assigned based on the preference of the chair. Chair and chair-elect will be channel administrators.
New members are assigned by the library executive director, and you may be asked to extend your term if needed.
SHSU Library is active on three (3) social media platforms: Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram
Each committee member is assigned three (3) days per month to draft posts for all three (3) social media platforms.
A minimum of two (2) different topics should be highlighted per day so that there is a variety of content from all library social media accounts.
Within each of your assigned six (6) posts per month:
MONTHLY GOALS - Additional guidelines for posts for specific committee members
Get to know SHSU Library - 2 posts per month on subject librarian/databases/research guides
#PundayMonday - 2 posts per month featuring library/literary memes, comics, or puns (2nd & 4th week of month).
NGL Tip of the Week - 2-3 posts per month on NGL services and departments (1st, 3rd, and 5th week)
#ThrowbackThursday - 2 posts per month from University Archives on SHSU and/or NGL past. (Deanna)
Please compose posts that encourage diversity, cover current events, and are tied to #SHSULibrary resources and/or mission.