In this workshop we will:
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Chisholm, A. (2021). #ForYou: Algorithms & the Attention Economy workshop. ACRL Framework for Information Literacy Sandbox. https://sandbox.acrl.org/library-collection/foryou-algorithms-attention-economy
In your small group, discuss the following questions:
Select one platform listed below and explore / review the details of how they personalize your experience. You may also check out SplitScreen which is an interactive comparison of personalized social feeds based on various demographics.
Please use the Exploring Personalization Algorithms worksheet to respond to questions!
Platform Personalization Details (select & review 1)
Example of social feed personalized by demographics
As a group, discuss the following reflection questions and then explore the links below (divide and conquer or work together!):
After your discussion, share your thoughts on the Padlet.