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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 In the Middle | 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
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The Library of Last Resort

The job Carla Hayden has before her is to prepare the Library of Congress to serve another century of US citizens where we’ve become most accustomed to consuming information: the internet.
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LIBRARY GROUP AIMS TO REEDUCATE PUBLIC ON PROFESSION

LIBRARY GROUP AIMS TO REEDUCATE PUBLIC ON PROFESSION | Libraries In the Middle | Scoop.it
LIBRARY GROUP AIMS TO REEDUCATE PUBLIC ON ITS PROFESSION
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Facebook *is* biasing the news — but not in the way you think

Facebook *is* biasing the news — but not in the way you think | Libraries In the Middle | Scoop.it
There are plenty of important stories that Facebook is downplaying because it favours video over text or photos.
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Why some college professors are telling students to use Wikipedia for class

Why some college professors are telling students to use Wikipedia for class | Libraries In the Middle | Scoop.it
Most college freshmen learn on Day 1 that they shouldn't use Wikipedia. It's framed as a crime on par with cheating: a mortal sin against the gods of academia. In hundreds of classrooms across the country, though, some professors have begun taking a very different tack. Not only are thei
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Note Taking Skills for 21st Century Students

Note Taking Skills for 21st Century Students | Libraries In the Middle | Scoop.it
Note taking skills are essential for the modern student. Here are some tips, videos, and strategies for teaching note taking skills to the modern student.
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3 stolen Hot Pockets land 2 Ewa Beach people in jail | Honolulu Star-Advertiser

3 stolen Hot Pockets land 2 Ewa Beach people in jail | Honolulu Star-Advertiser | Libraries In the Middle | Scoop.it
Three stolen Hot Pockets worth $9.40 landed two Ewa Beach people in jail last week.
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Making the most of mobile: Report on news consumption highlights complexity of evolving trends and need for nimble newsrooms

Making the most of mobile: Report on news consumption highlights complexity of evolving trends and need for nimble newsrooms | Libraries In the Middle | Scoop.it
Above: Catching up by Frédéric Poirot on Flickr. There's plenty of data to digest in the Knight Foundation-commissioned report, conducte
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UX Reality Check: 14 Hard Truths About Users

UX Reality Check: 14 Hard Truths About Users | Libraries In the Middle | Scoop.it
It can be hard for designers to take a step back and look at an app or website through users' eyes. Here's where to start.
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Which classic children's book character are you?

Which classic children's book character are you? | Libraries In the Middle | Scoop.it
If you're anything like us, the books you loved as a child have a special place in your heart. But one character may have stuck deeper in your brain - which one was it?
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Protolib – the final report

Protolib – the final report | Libraries In the Middle | Scoop.it
Since November last year the Futurelib programme has been engaged in intensive exploration of how spaces in the University of Cambridge's libraries are being used. Entitled 'Protolib' - literally prototyping libraries - the project has involved the creation and ethnographic observation of different types of library environments over a period of several months, and the…
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The Library of Last Resort

The job Carla Hayden has before her is to prepare the Library of Congress to serve another century of US citizens where we’ve become most accustomed to consuming information: the internet.
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Critical Information Literacy for First-Generation College Students | ACRLog

Critical Information Literacy for First-Generation College Students | ACRLog | Libraries In the Middle | Scoop.it
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6 Important Google Scholar Tips for Teachers and Students (Poster) ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

6 Important Google Scholar Tips for Teachers and Students (Poster) ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | Libraries In the Middle | Scoop.it
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Tons of Free Audiobooks for Teachers ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

Tons of Free Audiobooks for Teachers ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | Libraries In the Middle | Scoop.it
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All About Explorers

All About Explorers | Libraries In the Middle | Scoop.it
Everything you've ever wanted to know about every explorer who ever liived...and more!
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Full Catalog

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Handmade soy candles inspired by your favorite books! We create scents that evoke fictional worlds and delight bibliophiles.
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Blue Feed, Red Feed

See Liberal Facebook and Conservative Facebook, Side by Side
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