Social networking : The Ultimate Teen Guide. / Jennifer Obee.
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- ISBN: 9780810881211 (electronic bk)
- Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] : [publisher not identified], 2013.
Social networking is now an entrenched activity for nearly every teen in the country. A recent study showed that nearly 75% of American teens use an online social network, a percentage that continues to rise. Librarians, such as the author herself, are often asked by young adults for help and advice on social networking, but teens also turn to their friends for information, which can be inaccurate or incomplete.Social Networking: The Ultimate Teen Guide helps young adults make the most of their online experience, giving them a complete understanding of social networking while also addressing online safety. Author Jennifer Obee helps teens navigate through the challenging intricacies of social networks, covering such topics as: ·Facebook·YouTube·Twitter·netspeak·blogs·privacy·cyberbullying·videochat·smartphones. With quotes from teenagers about their favorite sites and personal stories, Social Networking is the perfect resource for teens...
Electronic reproduction. Lanham : Scarecrow Press, 2013. Requires Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 2339 KB) or Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 1946 KB) or OverDrive Read (file size: N/A KB).
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Jennifer Obee is the teen services librarian for the Standley Lake Public Library of the Jefferson County Public Library system (Colorado). She has served as the chair of the Teen Advocates Round Table, a committee of teen services librarians, and is part of a Teen Advisory Board for librarians. Obee is currently a part of the Colorado Teen Literature Conference planning committee and the Colorado Blue Spruce Book Award planning committee. She has contributed to books, articles, and bibliographies, including More Than MySpace (2009) and The Continuum Encyclopedia of Young Adult Literature (2005).