La Kobo Aura One est une liseuse imparfaite qui constitue toutde même un vent de fraîcheur. Un format plus grand, un design résistant à l’eau, un logiciel pour emprunter facilement des livres à la bibliothèque et un écran rétroéclairé qui s’adapte la nuit pour éviter la fatigue oculaire: la liseuse Kobo Aura One propose plusieurs nouveautés originales et appréciées.
As community centers, libraries are always looking for new ways to offer educational programming. Some libraries have been fortunate enough to incorporate complete Maker spaces in their buildings, but for those that don't have the funding or space, all is not lost. Using existing areas and the help of community members, libraries can easily host tech camps (coding, robotics, and more) for patrons.
Inside the building, which was founded in 859, are priceless manuscripts including a ninth-century copy of the Koran with its elaborate Kufic script written on camel skin. Other texts date back as far as the seventh century and include the words of some of the most renowned Islamic thinkers but were at risk because of the uncontrolled humidity of the building and its general neglect.
L'an passé, nous avions fait une thématique semblable sur Les meilleurs titres québécois de 2015, juste à temps pour la Fête nationale des Québécois. Cette année, nous réitérons et vous proposons quelques-uns des plus grands crus de 2016... jusqu'à maintenant!
TRAVERSE CITY — Washers spun and dryers tumbled as Steven Strasko read aloud from “Five Little Monkeys. Strasko is one of six or seven volunteer “ambassadors” who take turns reading four days a month at Traverse City laundromats where families with children might be. -MARTA HEPLER DRAHOS
En septembre, les membres du public peuvent se rendre dans l’une des 63 bibliothèques publiques de la province et utiliser leur carte de bibliothèque pour obtenir un laissez-passer gratuit au Village historique de Kings Landing.
Students in the age of digital screens often face significant reading challenges. A library’s large print collection can be instrumental in helping them change their habits for the better.
Via Susan Grigsby @sksgrigsby, Patrick Provencher
Smartphone ownership is quickly becoming the norm, and smartphones have become a primary Internet access point for low income consumers. Here's a look at a few emerging trends, as libraries adapt to this growth by launching apps and responsive websites.
Il faut créer un engouement pour la lecture chez les jeunes garçons, indique un professeur de la faculté des sciences de l'éducation à l'Université Laval. Égide Royer croit que les lacunes en lecture sont à l'origine des écarts de diplomation...
Via Librairie Monet
Early literacy begins at birth before children start school. Parents and/or caregivers are a child's first teachers and are instrumental in promoting reading readiness in children ages birth to 5. Baltimore County Public Library's programs and services can help you fulfill this important role.
With generous funding from the PNC Foundation, the University of Maryland Children’s Hospital and Port Discovery Children’s Museum has launched an innovative early childhood education program designed to provide developmental stimulation to infants in The Drs. Rouben and Violet Jiji Neonatal Intensive Care Unit. To learn more about the Goslings Program, visit www.ummsfoundation.org/goslings
(video) A secret world exists on Nancy Rose’s back deck. It’s inhabited by small, bushy-tailed rodents. To the untrained eye, they look like ordinary squirrels or chipmunks. But through Rose’s lens, they take on the appearance of expectant lovers, housemaids and even seagoing fishermen.
“ pairing—as kids drag, draw and create they learn more about technology and the world around them. That's why we've gathered 60 of our favorite apps for teaching STEAM in the classroom, with recommendations for every grade level. Read on to get our list!”
Via John Evans
Sharing your scoops to your social media accounts is a must to distribute your curated content. Not only will it drive traffic and leads through your content, but it will help show your expertise with your followers.
How to integrate my topics' content to my website?
Integrating your curated content to your website or blog will allow you to increase your website visitors’ engagement, boost SEO and acquire new visitors. By redirecting your social media traffic to your website, Scoop.it will also help you generate more qualified traffic and leads from your curation work.
Distributing your curated content through a newsletter is a great way to nurture and engage your email subscribers will developing your traffic and visibility.
Creating engaging newsletters with your curated content is really easy.