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Rascals, Makers, Dollhouses, and Videos Not Yet Recorded

Rascals, Makers, Dollhouses, and Videos Not Yet Recorded | Libraries, Leadership and Foresight. | Scoop.it
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Six Essential Issues in Any Ebook Contract Negotiation | Digital Book World

Six Essential Issues in Any Ebook Contract Negotiation | Digital Book World | Libraries, Leadership and Foresight. | Scoop.it
For more information on ebook royalties, contracts and negotiations, attend Digital Book World 2013 in New York in January.
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Pioneer Library System - ‘Cool Teen Cooking’ class hosted in McLoud

Pioneer Library System - ‘Cool Teen Cooking’ class hosted in McLoud | Libraries, Leadership and Foresight. | Scoop.it
McLoud Public Library, Cool Teen Cooking, Pottawatomie County OSU Extension office (McLoud Update: ‘Cool Teen Cooking’ class hosted in McLoud - The McLoud Public Library continues its monthly “Cool Te...)...
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Public access technology for libraries | Library Edge

Public access technology for libraries | Library Edge | Libraries, Leadership and Foresight. | Scoop.it

"We've launched a newly redesigned Edge home page. Learn about tools and resources available, hear what library leaders are saying about the benchmarks, and keep track of the progress the Coalition is making. www.libraryedge.org"

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Thoughts on an Innovation Fund | Inside Higher Ed

Thoughts on an Innovation Fund | Inside Higher Ed | Libraries, Leadership and Foresight. | Scoop.it

"What could public higher education do with a significant, sustained funding source dedicated specifically to innovation?"

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Overruled: PW Talks to ARL’s Brandon Butler: ALA Preview 2012

Overruled: PW Talks to ARL’s Brandon Butler: ALA Preview 2012 | Libraries, Leadership and Foresight. | Scoop.it
Sure, for the general observer, 2012 might well be remembered as a year of frustration for libraries, dominated by the lingering impasse over e-book lending.
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Tony Hsieh: 'I Fire Those Who Don't Fit Our Company Culture' [VIDEO]

Tony Hsieh: 'I Fire Those Who Don't Fit Our Company Culture' [VIDEO] | Libraries, Leadership and Foresight. | Scoop.it
Tony Hsieh won't hire stellar candidates if they don't fit the Zappos culture--and he fires those who don't inspire it.
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Bloom's Taxonomy for iPads

Bloom's Taxonomy for iPads | Libraries, Leadership and Foresight. | Scoop.it
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Press Releases Call for Applications: National Leadership Grants-Libraries

"The mission of the Institute of Museum and Library Services is to inspire libraries and museums to advance innovation, lifelong learning, and cultural and civic engagement. We provide leadership through research, policy development, and grant making."

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Socialmedia Analitics

Socialmedia Analitics | Libraries, Leadership and Foresight. | Scoop.it
'What works for social sharing' B2C and B2B #infographic (repinned by @ricardollera)...
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5 Things Your Team Should Know About You

5 Things Your Team Should Know About You | Libraries, Leadership and Foresight. | Scoop.it
  You’ve got regular contact with your team, but do they really know you? Think back to when you had a new boss who you didn’t know very well.  Because you were unfamiliar with them you were p...
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Innovation Symposium Listing [OCLC]

A listing of past and future Innovation Symposia events.

 

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"Made in a Library

What happens when you take a place that has traditionally been about learning and transform it into a place of doing and making? Find out, when we look at how librarians, teachers, students, faculty and communities are turning their focus to creation–whether providing digital tools for game makers, programmers, musicians and authors, or makerspaces for 3-D printing and other "real-life" projects."

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100 Simple Ways to Be More Creative On the Job

100 Simple Ways to Be More Creative On the Job - The Huffington Post...
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How to Create an Innovation Ecosystem

How to Create an Innovation Ecosystem | Libraries, Leadership and Foresight. | Scoop.it
The best ideas don't spring from individuals.
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» 14 Free Live Webinars for Librarians in December

» 14 Free Live Webinars for Librarians in December | Libraries, Leadership and Foresight. | Scoop.it
There are a lot of free educational opportunities for librarians coming up this month. Here’s a list of just the live events happening in December: 12/5/2012 2:30 – 3:30 p.m.
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51 Year Old Law for Libraries Gets Modernized

51 Year Old Law for Libraries Gets Modernized | Libraries, Leadership and Foresight. | Scoop.it
Pennsylvania libraries are being given more latitude as managers try to catch up with modern patrons with a new state code that updates old requirements involving staff education, collection requirements, facilities and technology.
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Social Media Use Leads to Real-World Actions

Social Media Use Leads to Real-World Actions | Libraries, Leadership and Foresight. | Scoop.it
A new survey shows that more than half of users on four of the top five social platforms have taken offline action as a result of an online interaction.
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File Syncing Is Blending Your Work Life and Your Personal Life

File Syncing Is Blending Your Work Life and Your Personal Life | Libraries, Leadership and Foresight. | Scoop.it
File syncing is the fastest growing use of the cloud for personal information - with business data fast on its heels.
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Changing Education Paradigms - RSA Animate

This animate was adapted from a talk given at the RSA by Sir Ken Robinson, world-renowned education and creativity expert and recipient of the RSA's Benjamin...
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3 Rules for Successful Citizen Science

3 Rules for Successful Citizen Science | Libraries, Leadership and Foresight. | Scoop.it
Jorge Luis Borges once wrote, in the very short story “On Exactitude in Science,” of a great empire that sought to create a map so accurately detailed that it grew to be as large as the empire itse...
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Open and Shut?: The OA Interviews: Harvard’s Stuart Shieber

Open and Shut?: The OA Interviews: Harvard’s Stuart Shieber | Libraries, Leadership and Foresight. | Scoop.it

“[I]t became increasingly clear to me that some of the problems that libraries faced in dealing with providing access to the scholarly literature were not library problems per se, but rather, problems in how the scholarly communication systems are set up.”

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Which Best Practice Is Ruining Your Business?

Which Best Practice Is Ruining Your Business? | Libraries, Leadership and Foresight. | Scoop.it
It seemed like such a good idea at the time.
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5 Habits of Highly Effective Communicators - Forbes

5 Habits of Highly Effective Communicators - Forbes | Libraries, Leadership and Foresight. | Scoop.it
It's no secret that good leaders are also good communicators. And the best leaders have learned that effective communication is as much about authenticity as the words they speak and write.
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MOOCs for kids too « NeverEndingSearch

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Use It or Lose It: Frittering Away Civil Society’s Strategic Advantage

Use It or Lose It: Frittering Away Civil Society’s Strategic Advantage | Libraries, Leadership and Foresight. | Scoop.it
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