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Will Libraries Exist in the Future? If So, They’ll Be Very Different.

Will Libraries Exist in the Future? If So, They’ll Be Very Different. | Library Learning Commons | Scoop.it
Around the turn of the 20th century—a golden age for libraries in America—the Snead Bookshelf Company of Louisville, Ky., developed a new system for large-stack library shelving. Snead’s multifloor stack systems can still be seen in many important libraries built in that era, for instance at Harvard, Columbia, the Vatican,...

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Karen Bonanno's curator insight, April 28, 7:03 PM

Important to reflect on this statement from the article - "Libraries will only survive if the communities they serve want and need them to."

Mayra.Loves.Books's curator insight, June 6, 7:22 AM

I disagree with several parts of the article but do agree that libraries will remain as long as the communities that surround them want them. But then, who wouldn't want a library?

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A Comprehensive Guide Featuring 101 iPad Tips and Tricks ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

A Comprehensive Guide Featuring 101 iPad Tips and Tricks ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | Library Learning Commons | Scoop.it

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Learn to Code: The Full Beginner's Guide

Learn to Code: The Full Beginner's Guide | Library Learning Commons | Scoop.it
“ If you've been looking to learn how to code, we can help you get started. Here are 4.5 lessons on the basics and extra resources to keep you going.”
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Free Technology for Teachers: Maker Camp is Back for 2014 - Online Camp Starts Monday


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"The Maker Movement: A Learning Revolution."

http://www.iste.org/learn/publications/learning-leading/issues/l-l-may-2014/feature-the-maker-movement-a-learning-revolution

"The Maker Movement: A Learning Revolution."<br/><br/>http://www.iste.org/learn/publications/learning-leading/issues/l-l-may-2014/feature-the-maker-movement-a-learning-revolution | Library Learning Commons | Scoop.it
“ our most recent article about learning by making.”
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kynan robinson's curator insight, April 22, 7:29 PM

Great article on the maker movement - using technology to "make" or create

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The 21st Century Learning Commons

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“By fkompar | Re-imagining the Library Media Center in the Digital Age (Re-imagining the library in our digital age. Check out my flip book.”
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A Media Specialist's Guide to the Internet: Want to Learn About Makerspaces? Here are 26 Resources to Assist You

A Media Specialist's Guide to the Internet: Want to Learn About Makerspaces? Here are 26 Resources to Assist You | Library Learning Commons | Scoop.it

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Making Music

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“ Make title: Making Music Submitted by: Kevin Hodgson Make description: Having agency over a digital project includes the music soundtrack and Soundation is one of a number of free tools that allow ...”
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Creating the Library of Tomorrow from the Ground Up | MindShift

Creating the Library of Tomorrow from the Ground Up | MindShift | Library Learning Commons | Scoop.it
“It’s really about content and context and meaning and sharing information, which are completely different processes from what we learned 25 to 30 years ago."
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What does a school library look like in the digital age?

What does a school library look like in the digital age? | Library Learning Commons | Scoop.it
“ As more of her students use ebooks and iPads to read, principal Tricia Kelleher reflects on the role of her school's library”
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Learn to Code; Create Amazing Things

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There's a Maker Faire in That iPad! 10 Ways to Create Student Makers With Apps

There's a Maker Faire in That iPad! 10 Ways to Create Student Makers With Apps | Library Learning Commons | Scoop.it
“ These days, the word “maker” can be interchanged for “constructivist” and the Maker Movement is really starting to sweep the country.”
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Carey Leahy's curator insight, July 9, 8:49 PM

Great list of apps - lots still for me to try.

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A Media Specialist's Guide to the Internet: UPDATED: Want to Learn About Makerspaces? Here are 41 Resources

A Media Specialist's Guide to the Internet: UPDATED: Want to Learn About Makerspaces? Here are 41 Resources | Library Learning Commons | Scoop.it

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Lourense Das's curator insight, May 3, 10:02 AM

41 resources for (school) media specialists on Makerspaces: updated version

Mayra.Loves.Books's curator insight, May 4, 10:33 AM

Makerspaces and libraries definitely seem like a good match.

Tricia Adams's curator insight, May 9, 8:52 AM

Useful resources if you're thinking of having a makerspace in your library

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Will Libraries Exist in the Future? If So, They’ll Be Very Different.

Will Libraries Exist in the Future? If So, They’ll Be Very Different. | Library Learning Commons | Scoop.it
Around the turn of the 20th century—a golden age for libraries in America—the Snead Bookshelf Company of Louisville, Ky., developed a new system for large-stack library shelving. Snead’s multifloor stack systems can still be seen in many important libraries built in that era, for instance at Harvard, Columbia, the Vatican,...

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Karen Bonanno's curator insight, April 28, 7:03 PM

Important to reflect on this statement from the article - "Libraries will only survive if the communities they serve want and need them to."

Mayra.Loves.Books's curator insight, June 6, 7:22 AM

I disagree with several parts of the article but do agree that libraries will remain as long as the communities that surround them want them. But then, who wouldn't want a library?

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Innovation Labs and Makerspaces

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“Innovation Labs, Makerspaces, & Learning Commons http://t.co/JyIBYmo6th #STEM #STEAM #dtk12chat #21stedchat”
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Creating Makerspaces in Schools

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“ Edutopia blogger Mary Beth Hertz reports from EdCamp NYC about design thinking, the maker movement and their relevance to STEM curriculum.”
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Want to Start a Makerspace at School? Tips to Get Started

Want to Start a Makerspace at School? Tips to Get Started | Library Learning Commons | Scoop.it
“ As the Maker Movement starts to gain momentum, schools that are trying to find ways to foster the do-it-yourself environment can learn a few lessons from anot”
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A Librarian's Guide to Makerspaces: 16 Resources - OEDB.org

A Librarian's Guide to Makerspaces: 16 Resources - OEDB.org | Library Learning Commons | Scoop.it
“ Makerspaces, sometimes also referred to as hackerspaces, hackspaces, and fablabs are creative, DIY spaces where people can gather to create, invent, and learn.”
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School libraries are transforming into 21st century learning commons

School libraries are transforming into 21st century learning commons | Library Learning Commons | Scoop.it
With the digital revolution, information access, use, and communication have changed along with the definition of literacy. Accessing and collecting...

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Lourense Das's curator insight, April 6, 8:20 AM

The 21st century school library: more than just books and borrowing

Glenda Morris's curator insight, April 8, 2:02 AM

Some great tips for 21st Century libraries

Dr. Laura Sheneman's curator insight, April 15, 2:48 PM

Catch a glimpse of a modern school library.  : )