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Librarians of the future: Lis Pardi at TEDxSomerville

As the sale of eBook readers rise many people assume the library is dying -- that it has no place in our device obsessed future world. But librarians are re-...

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Survive and Thrive! An Advocacy Toolkit for School Librarians

Survive and Thrive! An Advocacy Toolkit for School Librarians | library | Scoop.it

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Cut to the Core: Resource Selection and the Common Core

Cut to the Core: Resource Selection and the Common Core | library | Scoop.it

"Digital tools such as Scoop.itand Symbaloo.com can be used by librarians to easily share resource lists with teachers, and these powerful digital tools can help provide access to up-to-date content in a format that is easy to share and update."

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Gilbert C FAURE's comment, February 19, 2014 2:42 PM
Not only librarians, but also teachers, particularly in universities but not only should use efficient curation tools such as scoop it
Gilbert C FAURE's comment, February 19, 2014 2:44 PM
I really prefer Scoop it
BroadbandBreakfast's curator insight, March 24, 2014 7:43 PM

The common core is become a hot topic in education - innovating thinking is necessary to ensure excellence in education!

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The Future of Librarians in an EBook World

The Future of Librarians in an EBook World | library | Scoop.it
Technology can actually make it easier to connect library patrons with an actual person.

 

Libraries are about more than just e-readers or any other media, as important as those things are. They are about more than just buildings such as the grand edifices erected by Carnegie money, or the sleek and controversial new design for the New York Public Library’s central branch. They are also about human beings and their relationships, specifically, the relationship between librarians and patrons. And that is the relationship that the foundation created by Microsoft co-founder’s Paul G. Allen is seeking to build in a recent round of grants to libraries in the Pacific Northwest.

 

Now libraries are responding to the decline of print resources in very interesting ways. See how librarians are looking into the future. Check out this interesting article.  http://www.theatlanticcities.com/technology/2013/02/future-librarians-e-book-world/4567/


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Just When You Thought... For Teacher Librarians Everywhere!

Just When You Thought... For Teacher Librarians Everywhere! | library | Scoop.it

From The Awkward Yeti treasury of cartoons and commentary!


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Public Libraries in the Digital World « network20q

Public Libraries in the Digital World « network20q | library | Scoop.it
Today I'm writing on something I've been contemplating lately–the role of public libraries with the onset of digital media. The topic is relevant and involves concepts from class like optimization, game theory, and externalities.

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