The Evolving Role of Libraries in Dublin’s 21 Century Schools
DUBLIN, CA--When one considers the role of a “Librarian”, the most common frame of reference is to reflect upon the time spent in elementary school. One might conclude that the job was centered upon the checking in/out of books, maintain the Dewey Decimal System and suggesting reading selections....
The Evolving Role of Libraries in Dublin’s 21 Century Schools
DUBLIN, CA--When one considers the role of a “Librarian”, the most common frame of reference is to reflect upon the time spent in elementary school. One might conclude that the job was centered upon the checking in/out of books, maintain the Dewey Decimal System and suggesting reading selections....
What is a Librarian? – Sarah Glassmeyer
Nikki Giovanni’s Wonderful Poems Celebrating Libraries and Librarians
"(You never know what troubled little girl needs a book)"
50 Activities To Promote Digital Media Literacy In Students
50 Challenging Activities To Promote Digital Media Literacy In Students
WordPress increases its domination of the top 100 blogs #wordpress #websitedesign
WordPress is strengthening its position as the dominating blogging platform or Content Management System (CMS) used by the world’s top 100 blogs. This year, WordPress is used by 52% of the top blogs, up from the 48% we identified in our study in 2012.

With over 65 million WordPress sites in the...
What Does the Next-Generation School Library Look Like?
Luba Vangelova writes: "At a time when public libraries are starting to offer everything from community gardening plots to opportunities to check out humans for conversations, some school libraries are similarly re-evaluating their roles and expanding their offerings."
What Does the Next-Generation School Library Look Like?
Luba Vangelova writes: "At a time when public libraries are starting to offer everything from community gardening plots to opportunities to check out humans for conversations, some school libraries are similarly re-evaluating their roles and expanding their offerings."
21st-Century Libraries: The Learning Commons
Beth Holland writes: "When every student has the potential to carry a global library on the device in his or her pocket, the role of physical libraries may become even more important, not just a place to house resources, but one in which to create meaning from them. (Emphasis added.)
The Art of Weeding | Collection Management
Ian Chant writes: "There’s an uncomfortable truth about library stacks that most librarians know but many don’t like to admit: those shelves hold a lot of junk that has to make way for the new titles getting published every day."