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Online social networks

LC control no.sh2006006990
LC classificationHM742
Topical headingOnline social networks
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Variant(s)Electronic social networks
Social networking Web sites
Virtual communities
See alsoSocial media
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Social networks
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Sociotechnical systems
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Web sites
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Scope noteHere are entered works on Web services, such as Facebook, Twitter, etc., that enable people to meet, interact with, and develop personal relationships with others.
Found inWork cat.: MySpace & MyKids, c2007.
ASTI, viewed Sept. 21, 2006 (Social networks)
Readers' guide, viewed Sept. 21, 2006 (in abstracts: Social-networking Web sites)
Google search, Sept. 22, 2006 (online social networks; electronic social networks)
WhatIs.com via TechTarget, viewed online May 2, 2019 (virtual community: a community of people sharing common interests, ideas, and feelings over the Internet or other collaborative networks)
Britannica Online, March 6, 2019 (Virtual community: a group of people, who may or may not meet one another face to fact, who exchange words and ideas through the mediation of digital networks)
Wikipedia, Mar. 6, 2019: (virtual community is soeical network of individuals who interact through specific social media, poetntially crossing geographical and political boundaries in order to pursue mutual interests of goals)
2017418679: Catholic communities online, 2015