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Flip This Library: School Libraries Need a Revolution

Flip This Library: School Libraries Need a Revolution | librariansonthefly | Scoop.it

What has to happen for school libraries to become relevant? If we want to connect with the latest generation of learners and teachers, we have to totally redesign the library from the vantage point of our users—our thinking has to do a 180-degree flip. In short, it’s time for school libraries to become a lot less like Microsoft and a lot more like Google. With this notion in mind, David Loertscher, collaborated with two colleagues, Carol Koechlin and Sandi Zwaan, Canadian educational consultants, to develop an idea called the school library learning commons.


Via Karen Bonanno, Lourense Das, Dennis T OConnor
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What’s our future – school libraries and librarians

What’s our future – school libraries and librarians | librariansonthefly | Scoop.it
It disturbs me that we are not seriously thinking about the future of school libraries. This statement will receive incensed objections; teacher librarians are, after all, talking about changes in ...

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Seven Essential Elements to an Awesome Library Website

Ever had that feeling there was something missing on your website, or something not quite right ... but you couldn't put your finger on it?

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Stephen Williams's curator insight, October 14, 2014 11:47 PM

This could come in handy!!!