libraries and education
1.2K views | +0 today
Follow
 
Rescooped by Mihaela Banek Zorica from School Libraries around the world
onto libraries and education
Scoop.it!

How To Find Openly Licensed Educational Resources You Can Use [Infographic]

How To Find Openly Licensed Educational Resources You Can Use [Infographic] | libraries and education | Scoop.it

Posted by Jeff Hurt

 

"Most of us turn to the internet when we are looking for resources to use for a presentation, report or article. The internet holds the key to so many robust resources.

 

"Yet how many of these resources can you legally use for free? How many of them can you adapt?

 

"That’s where Open Educational Resources (OER) can help. Here’s an infographic from the Center for Open Educational Resources and Language Learning (at the University of Texas at Austin) that can help."


Via Jim Lerman, Dennis T OConnor, Lourense Das
more...
Paula Correia's curator insight, April 19, 2013 5:01 AM

Que recursos educacionais licenciados pode usar legal e gratuitamente?

Os Open Educational Resources (OER) podem ajudar [ Ver Infográfico].

libraries and education
About the role of libraries in education covering various aspects from school to university libraries
Your new post is loading...
Your new post is loading...
Scooped by Mihaela Banek Zorica
Scoop.it!

Kiddle - visual search engine for kids

Kiddle - visual search engine for kids | libraries and education | Scoop.it
Kiddle - visual search engine for kids, powered by editors and Google Custom Search.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Mihaela Banek Zorica
Scoop.it!

Classroom & Library eBook Management Software | Follett

Classroom & Library eBook Management Software | Follett | libraries and education | Scoop.it
Enhance your school’s digital curriculum with our classroom and library eBook management software.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Mihaela Banek Zorica
Scoop.it!

Book Adventure | Free Reading Program

Book Adventure | Free Reading Program | libraries and education | Scoop.it
Read, click, and win with Book Adventure – a free, motivational reading program available to children in grades K-8.
more...
No comment yet.
Rescooped by Mihaela Banek Zorica from School Libraries around the world
Scoop.it!

The Characteristics of a Digitally Competent Teacher (Infographic)

The Characteristics of a Digitally Competent Teacher (Infographic) | libraries and education | Scoop.it

Being a proper digitally competent teacher is not as simple as one may think. The Characteristics of a Digitally Competent Teacher Infographic clarifies and explains some of the most important characteristics that a digitally competent teacher must have.


Via Karen Bonanno, Lourense Das
more...
Lourense Das's curator insight, July 19, 2014 8:33 AM

Characteristics of a digitally competent teacher (and school librarian) [infographic]

Glenda Morris's curator insight, July 19, 2014 2:55 PM

Applies equally well to a digitally competent teacher librarian

Mayra.Loves.Books's curator insight, July 20, 2014 2:41 PM

I think I am, I think I am!

Scooped by Mihaela Banek Zorica
Scoop.it!

Foundational Information Literacy for Freshman

Foundational Information Literacy for Freshman | libraries and education | Scoop.it
For my Information Literacy and Instruction class I created the following set of two-minute videos and related assessments. My idea was to make these available and required early on in the semester...
more...
Lourense Das's curator insight, May 7, 2014 4:37 AM

Two-minute #InformationLiteracy and instruction videos and related assessments #IL for first-year students

Rescooped by Mihaela Banek Zorica from School Library Advocacy
Scoop.it!

How A Printed Book Becomes A Digital eBook

How A Printed Book Becomes A Digital eBook | libraries and education | Scoop.it
How do you turn the tried-and-tested (and loathed?) textbooks that you're accustomed to using into a digital eBook?
The post How A Printed Book Becomes A Digital eBook appeared first on Edudemic.

Via Karen Bonanno
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Mihaela Banek Zorica
Scoop.it!

Digitalni udžbenici na Školskom portalu

Digitalni udžbenici na Školskom portalu | libraries and education | Scoop.it
U potpunosti domaći proizvod nudi pristup edukativnom materijalu koji potpisuju hrvatski autori, a koji će osigurati nastavnicima podršku u pripremi nastavnog sadržaja prilagođenog novoj digitalnoj generaciji učenika...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Mihaela Banek Zorica
Scoop.it!

8 Ways The Librarian Of The Future Will Keep Themselves Busy

8 Ways The Librarian Of The Future Will Keep Themselves Busy | libraries and education | Scoop.it
8 Ways The Librarian Of The Future Will Keep Themselves Busy
more...
Julieta Silva's comment, September 15, 2013 6:45 PM
Yes, the future is here and now!
Nevermore Sithole's curator insight, November 14, 2013 4:03 AM

New trends in Librarianship

Margie Teaches Libstudies's curator insight, November 19, 2013 12:48 AM

But I'm already really busy!!!   Rescooped from classmate @Liz Carnell

Scooped by Mihaela Banek Zorica
Scoop.it!

The Reading Brain in the Digital Age: The Science of Paper versus Screens: Scientific American

The Reading Brain in the Digital Age: The Science of Paper versus Screens: Scientific American | libraries and education | Scoop.it
E-readers and tablets are becoming more popular as such technologies improve, but research suggests that reading on paper still boasts unique advantages
more...
Elizabeth Hutchinson's curator insight, June 3, 2013 6:30 AM

Interesting article. It could explain why students retain less when reading from a screen. They scan rather than read the whole thing. Have to say that I have found myself doing the same thing! 

Scooped by Mihaela Banek Zorica
Scoop.it!

An Ex-Pixar Designer Creates Astounding Kids’ Book On iPad

An Ex-Pixar Designer Creates Astounding Kids’ Book On iPad | libraries and education | Scoop.it
E-books are already a fraught subject for many readers, writers, publishers and designers, but children's e-books are even more so. Is it rotting their minds? Is it as good as good ol' paper? Is it too interactive for their own good?
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Mihaela Banek Zorica
Scoop.it!

School_Libraries_A_Plan_for_Improvement.pdf

more...
Nevermore Sithole's curator insight, September 12, 2013 9:54 AM

A good document on school libraries

Scooped by Mihaela Banek Zorica
Scoop.it!

PIP_TeacherSurveyReportWithMethodology110112.pdf

more...
Nevermore Sithole's curator insight, September 12, 2013 9:58 AM

Research in the Digital Age

Scooped by Mihaela Banek Zorica
Scoop.it!

RefME: The Best Reference Generator Around & it's Free!

RefME: The Best Reference Generator Around & it's Free! | libraries and education | Scoop.it
With more and more reference generators starting to charge money for
premium versions and providing less and less features on those free
versions I sought to find a better solution for our students. By far the
best one I found was RefME. 
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Mihaela Banek Zorica
Scoop.it!

14 Books That Will Make You Laugh Out Loud | Read It Forward

14 Books That Will Make You Laugh Out Loud | Read It Forward | libraries and education | Scoop.it
Camille Perri, whose debut novel The Assistants is on sale today, loves a good laugh—especially one from a book. But friends of Camille's didn't know she had a knack for writing humor until they read The Assistants, a wry and astute debut about a young Manhattanite whose embezzlement scam turns her into an unlikely advocate for the leagues of overeducated and underpaid assistants across the city. "I've had a number of people come up to me and say 'I had no idea you were funny until I read The Assistants,' which is funny in and of itself," Camille says.

Camille compiled the fourteen books—all full of dry humor, biting wit and satirical commentary—that always make her laugh out loud when she returns to them again and again. And when you're done reading these, be sure to pick up The Assistants, a modern-day Robin Hood story that will have you snickering and cogitating in equal measure.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Mihaela Banek Zorica
Scoop.it!

List of Predatory Publishers 2014

By Jeffrey Beall Released January 2, 2014 The gold (author pays) open-access model has given rise to a great many new online publishers. Many of these publishers are corrupt and exist only to make ...
Mihaela Banek Zorica's insight:

Everything in one place...this should be everyone's checkout list

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Mihaela Banek Zorica
Scoop.it!

Where to Find Library Marketing Info

This PowerPoint contains lists of selected titles and sites that I’m familiar with. (Books, Websites, Reports, Tools, & Blogs) They appear in no particular ord…
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Mihaela Banek Zorica
Scoop.it!

▶ Should I be using Google or the Library resources for a paper? - YouTube

Please complete this survey after viewing the video! http://form.jotform.us/form/40704924090147
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Mihaela Banek Zorica
Scoop.it!

Call for Papers

We would like to invite you to the 2nd European Conference on Information Literacy (or ECIL) organized by the Department of Information and Communication Sciences of Zagreb University and Department of Information Management of Hacettepe University, Turkey. 2nd European Conference on Information Literacy (or ECIL) will be held on 20-23 October 2014 in Dubrovnik at the Valamar Lacroma Hotel, Croatia. 

Mihaela Banek Zorica's insight:

It's finally out. Looking forward seeing you in Dubrovnik

more...
No comment yet.
Rescooped by Mihaela Banek Zorica from Educommunication
Scoop.it!

Theories of Learning. Connectivism: A new type of learning for the digital age

Theories of Learning. Connectivism: A new type of learning for the digital age | libraries and education | Scoop.it

Theories of Learning. Connectivism: A new type of learning for the digital age


Via Dr. Susan Bainbridge, Manuel Pinto
more...
Richard Samson's curator insight, November 8, 2015 8:48 AM

Like Moodle!

Richard Whiteside's curator insight, November 9, 2015 12:51 PM

Good, clear infographic comparing different learning theories alongside connectivism. Interesting to consider, whether you appreciate the theory or not. 

Ana Seb+'s curator insight, November 9, 2015 6:04 PM

¿Epoca de conectivismo?

Rescooped by Mihaela Banek Zorica from School Libraries around the world
Scoop.it!

Copyright in a Copy Paste World

Copyright in a Copy Paste World | libraries and education | Scoop.it
A website dedicated to informing secondary students and their teachers of copyright law, plagiarism policies, and caveats in order to uphold literary integrity and digital ethics through a compilation of various media.

Via Naomi Harm, Lourense Das
more...
Kris McGlaun's curator insight, May 21, 2013 9:30 AM

Cool website.

Nevermore Sithole's curator insight, September 12, 2013 5:51 AM

A good site for plagiarism and copyright resources.

Scooped by Mihaela Banek Zorica
Scoop.it!

The Most Playful Libraries in the World

The Most Playful Libraries in the World | libraries and education | Scoop.it
We could write volumes about our love for libraries — and, well, we kind of have. During our Internet travels, we've stumbled across some pretty amazing places for book lovers. After spotting an es...
more...
No comment yet.
Rescooped by Mihaela Banek Zorica from SLAM in Europe
Scoop.it!

Librarians Use Social Networking Professionally More than Teachers and Principals, According to Report - The Digital Shift

Librarians Use Social Networking Professionally More than Teachers and Principals, According to Report - The Digital Shift | libraries and education | Scoop.it

Via The Librarian, Luisa Marquardt
more...