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18 Ways to Elevate Your Community Engagement Efforts

18 Ways to Elevate Your Community Engagement Efforts | Library Future | Scoop.it
Community engagement is more vital for sustaining attention than ever before. Here's 18 ways to get (and keep) people interacting with your brand.
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The most common job for women is the same as it was in 1950

The most common job for women is the same as it was in 1950 | Library Future | Scoop.it
Secretary still tops the list — and the feds expect America to add another half-million administrative assistants by 2020
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...and I thought things had really changed..

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Library Book Returned 55 Years Late - ABC News (blog)

Library Book Returned 55 Years Late - ABC News (blog) | Library Future | Scoop.it
ABC News (blog) Library Book Returned 55 Years Late ABC News (blog) A copy of “Fire of Francis Xavier” was returned to the Fort Washington branch of the New York Public Library Monday, Amy Geduldig, public relations manager for the library system...
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Colorado Public Library Adds a Seed Bank to Attract More Growers ...

Colorado Public Library Adds a Seed Bank to Attract More Growers ... | Library Future | Scoop.it
The Basalt Public Library in Colorado is one of a dozen or so across the United States that are adding seed banks to libraries to help draw in readers and growers.
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18 Ways to Elevate Your Community Engagement Efforts

18 Ways to Elevate Your Community Engagement Efforts | Library Future | Scoop.it
Community engagement is more vital for sustaining attention than ever before. Here's 18 ways to get (and keep) people interacting with your brand.
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E-Books for Sale! Or did you say license? | ALA TechSource

E-Books for Sale! Or did you say license? | ALA TechSource | Library Future | Scoop.it
A controversial e-book bill in Connecticut proposes that publishers of electronic books be required to offer such books for sale to public and academic libraries at the same rates as offered to the general public.
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Would You Buy Ebooks on a Pay-As-You-Read Basis? - Gizmodo

Would You Buy Ebooks on a Pay-As-You-Read Basis? - Gizmodo | Library Future | Scoop.it
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Would You Buy Ebooks on a Pay-As-You-Read Basis?
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Seattle, Ebooks, and #ALAMW13: Cloudy with Drizzle, but Better ...

Seattle, Ebooks, and #ALAMW13: Cloudy with Drizzle, but Better ... | Library Future | Scoop.it
We will continue our collaborations with other aligned national efforts including the ReadersFirst Initiative led by New York Public Library, OCLC's Big Shift project, and the studies on libraries, ebooks, and digital content ...
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Apple Continues to Fumble at Selling eBooks - The Digital Reader

Apple Continues to Fumble at Selling eBooks - The Digital Reader | Library Future | Scoop.it
Breakout+Books[1] Good Idea: Apple launches a new section of iTunes called Breakout Books which highlights ebooks from popular self-published authors. This will increase exposure for independent authors and sell more ...
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How Many Teachers Use Technology in the Classroom?

How Many Teachers Use Technology in the Classroom? | Library Future | Scoop.it
Remember the good old days of reading textbooks in school and taking notes from a chalkboard? Yeah, neither do we. PBS Learning Media, in preparation for Digital Learning Day on...
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9 Awesome Reasons to Use Infographics in your Content Marketing | Jeffbullas's Blog

9 Awesome Reasons to Use Infographics in your Content Marketing | Jeffbullas's Blog | Library Future | Scoop.it
We live in an age of Big Data..which means there is more data than ever before. In one day we create 1.5 billion pieces of content, 140 million tweets and 2 million videos.
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Orange County library offers Common Core literacy book bags | The Herald-Sun

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The Real Cost of Ebooks for Libraries - Digital Book World

The Real Cost of Ebooks for Libraries - Digital Book World | Library Future | Scoop.it
The Real Cost of Ebooks for Libraries
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Librarians often complain about the lack of availability of ebooks and their cost when they are available.
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New scorecard lets libraries give feedback on e-book offerings from ...

New scorecard lets libraries give feedback on e-book offerings from ... | Library Future | Scoop.it
“In an effort to help the relationship between libraries and publishers when it comes to e-books, the American Library Association recently released a scorecard that asks library staff members to rate e-book offerings from ...
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11 of the Most Beautiful Museum Libraries in the World – Flavorwire

11 of the Most Beautiful Museum Libraries in the World – Flavorwire | Library Future | Scoop.it
We've shown you many beautiful libraries from around the world, and we've shown you some of the most fantastic museums, as well — so what about gorgeous museum libraries? Well, because many museum libraries are ...
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Oreo Destroys a Library In Fight Over Cookies Vs. Cream - Business ...

Oreo Destroys a Library In Fight Over Cookies Vs. Cream - Business ... | Library Future | Scoop.it
An early favorite in first quarter Super Bowl 2013 advertising. This is the ad for Oreo, which the company kept secret until the game. The ad agency is Wieden & Kennedy: ...
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Macaulay Library

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The definitive online archive of wildlife recordings from the Cornell Lab of Ornithology.
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Amazon E-Books Is a Multi-Billion Dollar Business, Up 70 Percent ...

Amazon E-Books Is a Multi-Billion Dollar Business, Up 70 Percent ... | Library Future | Scoop.it
Whatever Kindle sales were in Q4, they could have been better had Amazon not sold out of its flagship e-reader.
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Libraries are Forever: E-Books & Print Books Can Coexist ...

Libraries are Forever: E-Books & Print Books Can Coexist ... | Library Future | Scoop.it
This infographic is about the battle (or lack of battle) between print and e-books! Take a look and you will become a better person!
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Do Libraries Need Ebooks? - Digital Book World

Do Libraries Need Ebooks? - Digital Book World | Library Future | Scoop.it
Do Libraries Need Ebooks? Digital Book World Access to ebooks for patrons is still a high priority and librarians are “frustrated with the pace of change,” according to Sari Feldman, executive director of the Cuyahoga County (Ohio) Public Library...
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Do Libraries Need E-Books? « ACD Blog, by IFLA Acquisition ...

Do Libraries Need E-Books? « ACD Blog, by IFLA Acquisition ... | Library Future | Scoop.it
See the DBW point of view on this provocative question here! Categories: General articles | Topics: born digital, Collection Development, e-resource, efficient management. | 0. 0 Responses to “Do Libraries Need E-Books?
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Everything You Need To Know About Marketing You Learned In High School: 6 ... - Forbes

Everything You Need To Know About Marketing You Learned In High School: 6 ... - Forbes | Library Future | Scoop.it
Everything You Need To Know About Marketing You Learned In High School: 6 ...
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In marketing as in high school, what is popular will almost always supersede what is not.
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Last Night at New York Tech Meetup: Technology Galore, but Does Anyone ... - Betabeat

Last Night at New York Tech Meetup: Technology Galore, but Does Anyone ... - Betabeat | Library Future | Scoop.it
Last Night at New York Tech Meetup: Technology Galore, but Does Anyone ...
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The robot couldn't get a permission slip to attend last night's New York Tech Meetup, but the audience was still treated to some wow-factor technology.
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Library Gives Free Pole Dancing Lessons To Help Boost Attendance - CBS Cleveland

Library Gives Free Pole Dancing Lessons To Help Boost Attendance - CBS Cleveland | Library Future | Scoop.it
If you're looking to get fit locally while feeling sexy, you can solicit Cleveland Exotic Dance. In Scotland, you can go to the library.
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Eliterate Librarian: Mr. Dewey, I Bid you Adieu

Eliterate Librarian: Mr. Dewey, I Bid you Adieu | Library Future | Scoop.it
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Apple's iBookstore Now Highlights Self-Published Ebooks - Gizmodo Australia

Apple's iBookstore Now Highlights Self-Published Ebooks - Gizmodo Australia | Library Future | Scoop.it
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Apple has added a new section of the iBookstore called “Breakout Books” that highlights up and coming self-published books from “emerging talents”.
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