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May162011

Tweeting Conferences--Is It Rude?

Tweeting during conferences makes sessions interesting and sometimes more beneficial to those not attending sessions, or to get commentary on what is being said. However, during MARAC, I often felt like it might be rude to tweet during the session, even if what I wanted to tweet was an inspirational quote or positive comment on what was being said. I was reminded of this by a recent article in the Chronicle of Higher Education. So what do you think--is tweeting during sessions a good or bad thing? Comment on this post or tweet me: @AVArchivist.

Thanks!