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AMC Is Taking PREACHER To Pilot

AMC Is Taking PREACHER To Pilot | Library world, new trends, technologies | Scoop.it
The classic Vertigo series could be your next Sunday night obsession.
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There's A Good Reason Canadians Won't Give Up Their Libraries

There's A Good Reason Canadians Won't Give Up Their Libraries | Library world, new trends, technologies | Scoop.it
In the age of e-readers, search engines and Wikipedia, why do Canadians still cling so tenaciously to these seemingly archaic institutions? Because libraries are so much more than just repositories for books. Canada's libraries are vital community hubs with an ever-growing range of beneficial programs and services.
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A Canadian Telecom Is Limiting a Free WiFi Program For Low-Income Families

A Canadian Telecom Is Limiting a Free WiFi Program For Low-Income Families | Library world, new trends, technologies | Scoop.it
Closing the digital divide isn't profitable.
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The Importance of Libraries to the Economy: ALA Releases New Publication on Advancing Entrepreneurship

The Importance of Libraries to the Economy: ALA Releases New Publication on Advancing Entrepreneurship | Library world, new trends, technologies | Scoop.it
I've made no secret of my love for libraries, and one of my favorite stories to follow here at 3DPrint.com is the ever-growing involvement of the American Library Association in creating public access to technology, particularly 3D printing.
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MVRDV's library in tianjin nears completion

MVRDV's library in tianjin nears completion | Library world, new trends, technologies | Scoop.it
a library designed by dutch firm MVRDV is nearing completion in the chinese city of tianjin. the 34,200 square meter building forms part of the new binhai cultural centre, a masterplan designed by german architects GMP.
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Major Character Deaths In YA Lit - The Hub

Major Character Deaths In YA Lit - The Hub | Library world, new trends, technologies | Scoop.it
Spoiler alert! It seems major character deaths are becoming more common in YA literature. What do you think of this trend?

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BJ Neary's curator insight, June 22, 9:22 PM
Killing off the main characters- love it or hate it?
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How to Raise a Reader

How to Raise a Reader | Library world, new trends, technologies | Scoop.it
Advice from Common Sense Media editors. Ten tips for getting your kids hooked on books -- ebooks or the paper kind.

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50 thought-provoking quotes about libraries and librarians

50 thought-provoking quotes about libraries and librarians | Library world, new trends, technologies | Scoop.it
A list of the best quotes about libraries and librarians, together with quotes that you can share as images.

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​Forget the Mall. These Days, Teens Go to Library Makerspaces (EdSurge News)

​Forget the Mall. These Days, Teens Go to Library Makerspaces (EdSurge News) | Library world, new trends, technologies | Scoop.it
One library wanted more students to work there. One needed a physical space dedicated to teens and technology. Another wanted to create a safe place for students from all over the city.
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'I like big books and I cannot lie'

'I like big books and I cannot lie' | Library world, new trends, technologies | Scoop.it
Virginia Beach Public Library is dispelling the stereotype of dark and musty spaces run by shushing authoritarians. Their book displays are next-level.
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'Badass Librarians' Foil al Qaeda, Save Ancient Manuscripts

'Badass Librarians' Foil al Qaeda, Save Ancient Manuscripts | Library world, new trends, technologies | Scoop.it
Scholars used donkey carts, boats, and teenage couriers to smuggle a priceless collection out of Timbuktu.
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Connecting Nonprofits to the Library World

Connecting Nonprofits to the Library World | Library world, new trends, technologies | Scoop.it
Having started library school only this past January, I found out quickly how broad the profession can be.
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Are Libraries the New Bookstores?

Are Libraries the New Bookstores? | Library world, new trends, technologies | Scoop.it
Please welcome return guest Martha Conway! Martha’s first novel was nominated for an Edgar Award, and her novel Thieving Forest won the North American Book Award for Historical Fiction.
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Does the World Need a Paid Alternative to Little Free Libraries? | The Digital Reader

Does the World Need a Paid Alternative to Little Free Libraries? | The Digital Reader | Library world, new trends, technologies | Scoop.it
Individually, Little Free Libraries are small containers in public spaces where the public can borrow, exchange, or leave used books. Collectively, they're a movement to build local reading communities through sharing books, with hundreds of...
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Google to offer free coding classes at Queens Library

Google to offer free coding classes at Queens Library | Library world, new trends, technologies | Scoop.it
Posted in News“Google is hoping to inspire a new generation of computer coders this summer with free programs at the Queens Library, the Daily News has learned.This is the first time the tech giant is partnering with a library to engage youngsters...
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Nonprofit Public Tech Space Supports Learning and Economy

Nonprofit Public Tech Space Supports Learning and Economy | Library world, new trends, technologies | Scoop.it
Imagine a library with no books; instead, every space is filled with high-end technology.
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Video: Toronto libraries to offer WiFi rentals in low-income neighbourhoods

Video: Toronto libraries to offer WiFi rentals in low-income neighbourhoods | Library world, new trends, technologies | Scoop.it
The Toronto Public Library and Google are teaming up to offer WiFi hotspots on a rental basis at six branches.
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Librarian Approved: 30 Ed-Tech Apps to Inspire Creativity and Creation

Librarian Approved: 30 Ed-Tech Apps to Inspire Creativity and Creation | Library world, new trends, technologies | Scoop.it
A group of tech-savvy librarians offer up a list of their favorite education apps this year.
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International Literacy Association: Can a library be all it can be without a librarian?

International Literacy Association: Can a library be all it can be without a librarian? | Library world, new trends, technologies | Scoop.it
School libraries are popping up that are fully, even lavishly, equipped, save for one thing: a certified school librarian. Here, one New Jersey librarian explains why that can never work. Ever.
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How to support your child through difficult texts - teach mama

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how to support your child through difficult texts | amy mascott | teachmama.com

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Benefits of Reading Infographic

Benefits of Reading Infographic | Library world, new trends, technologies | Scoop.it
82 delicious layers, 12 hours of work dedicated to those who adore reading and book. Feel free to share it, and if you wish to make a print of this for educational purposes, don't hesitate to contact me in order to get a free, print-resolution copy.
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The most frequently stolen books

The most frequently stolen books | Library world, new trends, technologies | Scoop.it


Vintage/Anchor Books recently tweeted out a photo of a Most Stolen Books shelf at a bookstore. Some of the books on the shelf in
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No silence please – campaigners launch network of autism-friendly libraries

No silence please – campaigners launch network of autism-friendly libraries | Library world, new trends, technologies | Scoop.it
Restricting speech can distress those with autism as much as excessive noise. A new initiative aims to make England’s public libraries more welcoming
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Libraries in care homes can improve residents’ mood and memory | Norman Miller

Libraries in care homes can improve residents’ mood and memory | Norman Miller | Library world, new trends, technologies | Scoop.it
Shared reading in groups reduces isolation and can transform the lives even of residents with dementia
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Which cruise ship library is right for you?

Which cruise ship library is right for you? | Library world, new trends, technologies | Scoop.it
Pamper yourself in these elegant drawing rooms at sea with thousands of books to choose from.
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The Case for Informed Browsing | Backtalk

The Case for Informed Browsing | Backtalk | Library world, new trends, technologies | Scoop.it
Netflix knows something that libraries haven’t figured out yet: how to create categories that help people browse online in an informed yet serendipitous way.
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