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Collecting Sounds | Sound is Art

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Memorabilia Collecting Sounds With is a new Ràdio Web MACBA radio series (http://rwm.macba.cat/) which seeks to break through to unearth and reveal private collections of music and sound memorabilia. It is a historiography of sound collecting that reveals the unseen and passionate work of the amateur collector while reconstructing multiple parallel histories such as the evolution of recording formats, archiving issues, the collecting market and the evolution of musical styles beyond the marketplace. Each episode in the series is accompanied by an additional programme featuring an exclusive music selection by each of the collectors ...


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Social Media Archiving & eDiscovery; Archiving Social Media For Business 2013

Social Media Archiving & eDiscovery; Archiving Social Media For Business 2013 | How to be an effective librarian | Scoop.it
Does your business have a social media policy for 2013 that is currently archived, retrievable and ready for any eDiscovery requests? Social media for business shows interesting trends entering the new year.

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Is your business using social media? Some great stats on usage, best practices and a link to some sample social media policies.

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Teach the Books, Touch the Heart

Teach the Books, Touch the Heart | How to be an effective librarian | Scoop.it
Teaching English simply for test preparation rather than to develop a love of literature is a mistake.
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It's official! Librarians make a significant contribution to R&D ...

It's official! Librarians make a significant contribution to R&D ... | How to be an effective librarian | Scoop.it
A piece of research done by the publishing giant, Elsevier, has shown that “among researchers who work with librarians, 90% believe librarians make significant contributions to their R&D efforts.” The sorts of activities they ...
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Librarians are go: Librarians as leaders

Librarians are go: Librarians as leaders | How to be an effective librarian | Scoop.it
Librarians as leaders. One of my bosses said to me that you should never ask someone who works for you to do anything you wouldn't do. I still use this as one of my guiding principles in staff management.
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The innovation we need to see before eBooks can completely replace pBooks

The innovation we need to see before eBooks can completely replace pBooks | How to be an effective librarian | Scoop.it
I haven't bought a paper book since I bought my first iPad in 2010. Before that I bought between 20 and 40 books a year. I also own every Wired magazine, including issue 1.1, but I ...
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Dewey Donation System

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Helping books find libraries in need since 2003 (RT @dcpl: Want to celebrate #nlw12?
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Ignoring the Evidence: Another Decade of Decline for School Libraries | Canadian Education Association (CEA)

Ignoring the Evidence: Another Decade of Decline for School Libraries | Canadian Education Association (CEA) | How to be an effective librarian | Scoop.it

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The International Special Librarian's Day - Manila Bulletin

Las Vegas SunThe International Special Librarian's DayManila BulletinMANILA, Philippines — International Special Librarian's Day is celebrated on April 13 each year.
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E-Book Borrowing, Preceded by E-Book Waiting - Pittsburgh Post Gazette

E-Book Borrowing, Preceded by E-Book Waiting - Pittsburgh Post Gazette | How to be an effective librarian | Scoop.it
myfoxny.comE-Book Borrowing, Preceded by E-Book WaitingPittsburgh Post GazetteAt the New York Public Library's Web site, 193 members had put a hold on a digital edition of Stieg Larsson's trilogy, which begins with "The Girl With the Dragon...
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The Banned Books We Have Loved | Teacher Librarians of the 21st Century

The Banned Books We Have Loved | Teacher Librarians of the 21st Century | How to be an effective librarian | Scoop.it
The ironic and rather wonderful thing about banning books is that the act doesn't, actually, do much to keep the books from being read. If anything, it inspires further interest in them, and sometimes sales, too.
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Managing Information Risk and Archiving Social Media - Forbes

Managing Information Risk and Archiving Social Media - Forbes | How to be an effective librarian | Scoop.it
Imagine a simple scenario. Jane Doe, a disgruntled employee at a multi-billion dollar mineral spring water company (A), sends out the following tweet from her work station and the marketing department’s Twitter account, which she is authorized to...

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10 Changes to Expect from the Library of the Future | Online Universities

10 Changes to Expect from the Library of the Future | Online Universities | How to be an effective librarian | Scoop.it
In honor of School Library Month, check out the ways libraries are going to blossom in the coming years.
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There's more to the story about your local librarians - NEWS.com.au

There's more to the story about your local librarians - NEWS.com.au | How to be an effective librarian | Scoop.it
There's more to the story about your local librariansNEWS.com.auSay hello to your local librarians.
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Five Laws of Library Science (ebook edition)

Five Laws of Library Science (ebook edition) | How to be an effective librarian | Scoop.it
On the heels of my post about ebooks and the library, I had a thought about the Five Laws of Library Science by Dr. S.R. Ranganathan. If I might be so bold, I’d like to suggest a ebook version to...
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Library staff: the paraprofessional | Reading, Writing, Research

Library staff: the paraprofessional | Reading, Writing, Research | How to be an effective librarian | Scoop.it
Gone are the days when only librarians and clerks worked in libraries. Highly skilled paraprofessionals take on critical responsibilities in every department.
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Top 5 Reasons to Let Kids Choose Their Own Books « Nerdy Book ...

Top 5 Reasons to Let Kids Choose Their Own Books « Nerdy Book ... | How to be an effective librarian | Scoop.it
Over the past 18 years, I've done my share of “traditional” teaching: I chose a book, I decided how many pages my students would read each night, I wrote questions to see if they read the book, I came up with what I thought ...
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The Unsung Heroes in our Schools

The Unsung Heroes in our Schools | How to be an effective librarian | Scoop.it

In our schools today, there are many Mrs. Spicers, teachers who work away from the spotlight, going about the business of inspiring their students to aspire to greatness. This is especially true of our school librarians.

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The British Library, and why I love librarians | Historians are Past ...

The British Library, and why I love librarians | Historians are Past ... | How to be an effective librarian | Scoop.it
Like every historian, I am so grateful to librarians. They are the most important people in so much of what we do. Bad librarians see it as their role to protect books from people, but good librarians – the vast majority – bring ...
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Librarians Without Borders » Meeting Asturias' Librarians, Part 2

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Meeting Asturias' Librarians, Part 2. In part 2 of an interview, the Asturias Academy's new librarian, Nicholas Newlin, discusses his experience at the school so far. (Part 1 is here). What does your typical day look like at the ...
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When librarians work with firm clients

Librarian News DigestVol. 2, No. 74 Law firm librarians are often asked to work directly with their law firm's client. It can be related to the work the.
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Solution Tree | Creating a Coaching Culture for Professional Learning Communities

Solution Tree | Creating a Coaching Culture for Professional Learning Communities | How to be an effective librarian | Scoop.it
Build a collaborative coaching culture that ensures all adults learn through activities that keep the team focused on student learning.
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