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Why books are a big deal - ABC Online (blog)

Why books are a big deal - ABC Online (blog) | Library | Scoop.it
Why books are a big deal ABC Online (blog) I am an Australian Children's Laureate (2012-2013) and my most recent picture books include Running With the Horses, a story based on the evacuation of the world-famous Lipizzaner horses from the Spanish...

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Top-rated Children's Picture Book about Wishes and Love

http://www.mommypicks.com. A top-rated children's picture book for parents, school teachers and librarians.

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Free PDF for Children’s Book Week 2014, Connect...

Free PDF for Children’s Book Week 2014, Connect... | Library | Scoop.it
In conjunction with my post at The Book Chook, Activities for Children's Book Week 2014 (published 23 May), I want to share the third of several PDFs I've (Free PDF for Children’s Book Week 2014, Connect to Reading | @scoopit
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Finding Australian Authors on Facebook and Twitter - Suite

Finding Australian Authors on Facebook and Twitter - Suite | Library | Scoop.it
Many Australian writers are using social networking sites to connect with their readers and promote their books.
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20 Ways Libraries Are Using Pinterest Right Now - Edudemic

20 Ways Libraries Are Using Pinterest Right Now - Edudemic | Library | Scoop.it

“ Pinterest is taking the social media world by storm, and it isn’t just popular with individual users.”


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Margie Teaches Libstudies's curator insight, September 9, 2013 9:53 PM
I think libraries and Pinterest are a great combination.
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The Importance Of Reading With Your Children - 5 Great Reasons To Read

The Importance Of Reading With Your Children - 5 Great Reasons To Read | Library | Scoop.it
I'LL TELL YOU A STORY
This week is National Story Telling Week (28th January - 4th February) - an important week for children all over the UK.
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Paul Jennings, Books to buy, Buy Online

Official website and online Book Shop of childrens' author Paul Jennings. Paul will autograph and dedicate purchased books.

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10 Of The Best Content Curation Tools

10 Of The Best Content Curation Tools | Library | Scoop.it
What are the best content curation tools for you? Find out to streamline your workflow, share better content and delight your audience with relevant posts.

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Margie Teaches Libstudies's curator insight, June 9, 2014 11:44 PM

More good suggestions for content curation tools.

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Valuing our treasured print history in the era of the 'bookless' library - The Conversation

Valuing our treasured print history in the era of the 'bookless' library - The Conversation | Library | Scoop.it
Valuing our treasured print history in the era of the 'bookless' library
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Last year, San Antonio's BiblioTech became the first American digital public library.
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Building Resilient Mindsets for Successful Lifelong Learning

Building Resilient Mindsets for Successful Lifelong Learning | Library | Scoop.it
It’s one thing to read the books but another to really embed resilient, effort-based growth mindset approaches with your students and, crucially, with your staff. Lizzie Overton’s wellpaced, hugely...

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16 Social Media Don'ts | Social Media Today

16 Social Media Don'ts | Social Media Today | Library | Scoop.it
16 simple social media tricks to Never do.

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Holley Jacobs's curator insight, December 4, 2013 5:27 AM

Great tips for keeping up to date with your social media networks without spending all day. A positive approach to addressing messages that are negative in nature. That piece is valuable in itself.
Regards, 
~ Holley Jacobs

#socialmedia

Grace Kuypers's curator insight, October 14, 2014 7:26 PM

This would be really helpful.

 

Kahan Bond's curator insight, October 30, 2014 7:43 PM

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Social Media Etiquette: Be Followable

Social Media Etiquette: Be Followable | Library | Scoop.it
Do you know the do's and don'ts for social media? While "etiquette" is an old-fashioned word, it fits perfectly. Social Media Etiquette is simply a guide to how to behave online just as dinner tabl...

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Pinterest: Power Browsing for Library People

A short narrated Prezi about librarian and library uses for Pinterest.

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Biblio Teca's curator insight, June 19, 2014 2:36 AM

Libraries and Pinterest

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Picture Book - We're going on a bear hunt

A beautiful classic children's picture book, interactive and magical for children and parents. For great deals on picture books visit http://www.thebookbug.c...
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Libraries where you wouldn't expect them - Swnews4u

Libraries where you wouldn't expect them - Swnews4u | Library | Scoop.it
Libraries where you wouldn't expect them
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Community members and visitors to Platteville may notice Little Free Libraries popping up in parks, along trails, and in private lawns. Little Free Libraries are small containers that house books.
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Margie Teaches Libstudies's comment, June 25, 2014 1:24 AM
Don't you just love little free libraries!
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MoCo Public Libraries Moving Forward in the Community

MoCo Public Libraries Moving Forward in the Community | Library | Scoop.it
Touch screen computers, wi-fi access, laptops for loan, self-checkout machines that dole out books and DVDs, digital signage to assist in navigation: this doesn't sound like the library you grew up visiting after school.

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Mike Woods's curator insight, June 26, 2014 1:28 AM

The new, modern library. 

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The 25 Most Beautiful Public Libraries in the World

The 25 Most Beautiful Public Libraries in the World | Library | Scoop.it

Oh beautiful libraries :)


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How Public Libraries are Using Pinterest | It's Time to Rediscover ...

How Public Libraries are Using Pinterest | It's Time to Rediscover ... | Library | Scoop.it
Pinterest, the wildly popular social network, is a favorite of public libraries. Around the country, many libraries have been using it to promote book collections and events, and share information, crafts and more.

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What Does the Next-Generation School Library Look Like?

What Does the Next-Generation School Library Look Like? | Library | Scoop.it
A school library blossoms from a quiet reading and research space to a full-scale "Learning Commons." (Turning libraries into "learning commons" puts students at the center #edchat #cpchat http://t.co/TcCi1UkqMw...
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Pinterest: Power Browsing for Library People

A short narrated Prezi about librarian and library uses for Pinterest.

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Biblio Teca's curator insight, June 19, 2014 2:36 AM

Libraries and Pinterest

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Reading: Why Are Those 20 Minutes a Day So Important?

Reading: Why Are Those 20 Minutes a Day So Important? | Library | Scoop.it
Reading: Why Are Those 20 Minutes a Day So Important?

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Mike Woods's curator insight, June 16, 2014 7:52 PM

Keep reading folks...

 

Biblio Teca's curator insight, June 18, 2014 2:18 AM

That's actually a very interesting way to break down or demonstrate the cumulative effects of time spent reading on literacy. Great stuff!

Grace Kuypers's curator insight, October 14, 2014 6:34 PM

This is really great!

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Little Libraries growing in area - UI The Daily Iowan

Little Libraries growing in area
UI The Daily Iowan
“All around now, neighborhoods can have books within a couple blocks,” said John Kenyon, the executive director of the Iowa City UNESCO City of Literature.
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Revolutionising Libraries with Social Media

Great slide show on social media in libraries.


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Margie Teaches Libstudies's curator insight, June 9, 2014 11:29 PM

This slideshow was put together a few years ago. I wonder how much has changed since then? 

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How to Create Social Media Guidelines for Your School

How to Create Social Media Guidelines for Your School | Library | Scoop.it

What would happen if social media were seen as a powerful tool rather than a threat to student learning? Schools and districts around the country are starting to put social media policies and guidel


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How Libraries Are Using Social Media | American Libraries Magazine

How Libraries Are Using Social Media | American Libraries Magazine | Library | Scoop.it

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Margie Teaches Libstudies's curator insight, March 12, 2014 12:54 AM

Jan Garner passed on the link to this interesting article on how libraries are using social media. Thanks Jane.