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Content Curation Not an Option in Schools: Librarians To Lead the Change

Content Curation Not an Option in Schools: Librarians To Lead the Change | Academic Libraries | Scoop.it

"School librarians can use curation as a tool to position themselves as information and communication authorities and information professionals."


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Luis Alberto Velasco's curator insight, October 18, 2013 10:57 AM

Estamos evolucionando

Kathy Schrock's curator insight, January 23, 2014 7:00 PM

Librarians have been doing this for years, but now have many tools to pick from!

Angel Somers's curator insight, February 2, 2014 1:31 PM

LIbrarians are natural curators! It's what we do, so it makes sense that we should take the initiative to promot curation as a valuable skill for both our colleagues and our students.

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Wanted: Nonlibrarian Librarians — Annoyed Librarian

Wanted: Nonlibrarian Librarians — Annoyed Librarian | Academic Libraries | Scoop.it
A Kind Reader sent me a link to this job ad with some negative comments. It's the first ad quite like this that I've seen. On the surface, it's nothing special. An academic library is looking for a “library technology specialist,” ...
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Punch’s Library Daily

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Punch’s Library Daily, by Punch Jackson: Library News from Across the Globe (Punch's Library Daily ▸ The Long Suffering #Librarian▸ http://t.co/2cB6kqcqfN #libraries #librarians @shortgrassnews)...
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Famous people like libraries and librarians! - Scientific American (blog)

Famous people like libraries and librarians! - Scientific American (blog) | Academic Libraries | Scoop.it
Scientific American (blog)
Famous people like libraries and librarians!
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Bonnie Swoger Bonnie J. M. Swoger is a Science and Technology Librarian at a small public undergraduate institution in upstate New York, SUNY Geneseo.
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Librarians converge at Penn State for statewide information literacy ...

Librarians converge at Penn State for statewide information literacy ... | Academic Libraries | Scoop.it
The University Libraries recently hosted the first PA Forward Information Literacy Summit, organized by the Pennsylvania Information Literacy Learning Community, an online group of librarians from K-12 schools, higher ...
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MOOCs and the library: engaging with evolving pedagogy


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John Shank's curator insight, August 2, 2013 1:10 PM

CALTER, Mariellen (2013) MOOCs and the library: engaging with evolving pedagogy. Paper presented at: IFLA World Library and Information Congress, 17 - 23 August 2013, Singapore.

Margaret Driscoll, Learning Organization Librarian's comment, August 15, 2013 11:35 AM
The Hype Cycle could be applied to any learning experience -- the trick may be to soften the trough of disillusionment to speed up the slope of enlightenment.
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University Of California Approves Major Open Access Policy To ...

University Of California Approves Major Open Access Policy To ... | Academic Libraries | Scoop.it
Good news for fans of the scientific method: the largest and most influential university system on the planet will be giving out its research for free. After 6-year-long fight with the for-profit academic publishing industry, the ...
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Lego Librarians Tackle Common Stereotypes – Flavorwire

Lego Librarians Tackle Common Stereotypes – Flavorwire | Academic Libraries | Scoop.it
For three bucks, you too can own a Lego librarian minifig (pictured above). Important: where can we get one of those mugs? The minifig is a bit of a stereotype, and Mr. Library Dude (aka Joe Hardenbrook) wondered about the ...
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LEGO Librarians with Unique, Quirky Personalities - My Modern ...

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I singlehandedly manage the library's blog, Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, and all our other damn marketing projects.” When University of Wisconsin-Green Bay'…
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