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Macmillan Reportedly Ready to Test Library eBook Pilot http://t.co/p4Grzybk...
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Information Literacy Weblog: George Kuh article for discussion in October

Information Literacy Weblog: George Kuh article for discussion in October | Professional development of Librarians | Scoop.it
George Kuh article for discussion in October http://t.co/f3xVuVe4...
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Keep Public Libraries Free | Facebook

Keep Public Libraries Free | Facebook | Professional development of Librarians | Scoop.it
Keep Public Libraries Free. 503 likes · 11 talking about this.
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OverDrive Hires Education GM and Chief Sales Officer to Continue Expansion ... - Digital Book World

OverDrive Hires Education GM and Chief Sales Officer to Continue Expansion ... - Digital Book World | Professional development of Librarians | Scoop.it
OverDrive Hires Education GM and Chief Sales Officer to Continue Expansion ...Digital Book World“I want to build on our success in public libraries and optimize our offerings for the school market,” says Fabricant.
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Open Learning is different from Open Education? #oped12 #vsmooc12 | Creating an Open Classroom

Open Learning is different from Open Education? #oped12 #vsmooc12 | Creating an Open Classroom | Professional development of Librarians | Scoop.it
@verenanz is it ok if I take this one for a test drive with teacher librarians at their provinical conf this month?
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How To Make Students Better Online Researchers | School Libraries around the world | Jewish Education Around the World

How To Make Students Better Online Researchers | School Libraries around the world | Jewish Education Around the World | Professional development of Librarians | Scoop.it
Getting kids to really focus on what exactly they are searching for, and then be able to further distill idea into a few key specific search terms is a skill that we must teach students, and we have to do it over and over again.
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Public Library of Veria in Web 3.0 | apps for libraries

Public Library of Veria in Web 3.0 | apps for libraries | Professional development of Librarians | Scoop.it
Public Library of Veria in Web 3.0 | @scoopit http://t.co/ghAgucX0...
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Library InfoZone | School Libraries video

School Libraries video. This video is from the NJ Association of School Librarians. Why do we have school libraries and school librarians? Take two minutes to find out! October 3, 2012 in Uncategorized Tagged libraries |.
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[Techno] Librarian: Thing 16: Advocacy, speaking up for the ...

[Techno] Librarian: Thing 16: Advocacy, speaking up for the ... | Professional development of Librarians | Scoop.it
As a public librarian (a rare breed, it sometimes seems) I am well aware of the need for advocacy. In the period where the most news of libraries closing was reaching the public and during our own authority's consultation ...
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The Halifax Reader - Halifax Public Libraries: An Apple a Day

The Halifax Reader - Halifax Public Libraries: An Apple a Day | Professional development of Librarians | Scoop.it
Welcome to The Reader, a blog from the Readers' Services staff at Halifax Public Libraries. Our goal is to create a forum for book news and related discussion among leisure readers. A place for Halifax leisure readers to ...
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Climbing the library ladder: Twelth rung - Critical reflection

Climbing the library ladder: Twelth rung - Critical reflection | Professional development of Librarians | Scoop.it
The 12 ASLA/ALIA standards of professional excellence for teacher librarians, which was the basis of the first assignment, provided me with guidelines of obtainable objectives that I as a TL can aspire to, rather than a ...
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DLF » News » Meet the 2012 DLF Forum Fellows!

DLF » News » Meet the 2012 DLF Forum Fellows! | Professional development of Librarians | Scoop.it
The Digital Library Federation and the 2012 Program Planning Committee are proud to announce the recipients of the 2012 DLF Forum Fellowships for Librarians New to the Profession! Each of the Forum Fellows will receive ...
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School Libraries Worldwide - Dolores' List of CFPs

School Libraries Worldwide - Dolores' List of CFPs | Professional development of Librarians | Scoop.it
The Research Journal of the International Association of School Librarianship. Current Call for Papers. School Libraries Worldwide is the official professional and research journal of the International Association of School ...
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Do Hamsters Pirate Books? « The Scholarly Kitchen

Do Hamsters Pirate Books?http://t.co/3jwa1amG...
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Learning Facilitation | Services to Schools

RT @L2_S2S: NZ Education: Learning Facilitation - through libraries http://t.co/lsBZuFz9 via @l2_s2s...
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Library Webinars: Makerspaces and Public Libraries

Makerspaces and Public Libraries. Monday, October 15. 2:00pm EST. (ALA TechSource) Makerspaces are taking hold in the library world and they are spreading quickly, popping up in libraries of all types and sizes.
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A check-in at Computer Lab @Taylor's

A check-in at Computer Lab @Taylor's | Professional development of Librarians | Scoop.it
A check-in at Computer Lab @Taylor's (Information literacy workshop (@ Computer Lab @Taylor's) http://t.co/6qJH31SY...)...
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Twitter / GenNextLibCon12: Ms Elizabeth Ardner to present ...

Ms Elizabeth Ardner to present her paper Bridging the Gap: Information Literacy and the Evolving Role of Libraries http://t.co/5U8NXsjE...
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Web 2.0 in school libraries « And so the journey begins … | Better teaching, more learning

Web 2.0 in school libraries « And so the journey begins … | Better teaching, more learning | Professional development of Librarians | Scoop.it
49) “a range of tools which can be used to improve information literacy, provide access to mediated resources, allow creative participation on the web and encourage collaboration.” Web 2.0 tools provide opportunities for TL's ...
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University Presses & Libraries Turn to Pinterest to Promote Books

University Presses & Libraries Turn to Pinterest to Promote Books | Professional development of Librarians | Scoop.it
I’ll admit it: I’m not a big Pinterest user. Until very recently I thought the social networking site was a bit twee—too much about cute clothes and crafts, not enough about ideas.

Turns out the web's 15th largest site has a lot more to offer.
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Teacher Librarians, School Library Technicians, Officers and Staff ...

Teacher Librarians, School Library Technicians, Officers and Staff ... | Professional development of Librarians | Scoop.it
WASLA - Teacher Librarians Western Australian School Library Association School Library Staff School Library Resources. WASLA. About Us · Membership · Operational Procedures · Conferences and PD · Advocacy · Links ...
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School libraries do make a difference. « Rhondda's Reflections ...

School libraries do make a difference. « Rhondda's Reflections ... | Professional development of Librarians | Scoop.it
I am preparing the annual budget for next year's spending and in the process explaining to the business manager that using digital resources in school does not that they are cheaper than the old, hard copy/print resources.
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Helen Gardener: Part B - Critical Reflection

I began the semester reading the Australian Library and Information Association: Standards of professional excellence for teacher librarians (ASLA, 2004) . I was stunned. I read and re-read the standards to double check that I ...
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OCLC to expand Geek the Library campaign to more libraries

OCLC to expand Geek the Library campaign to more libraries | Professional development of Librarians | Scoop.it
Geek the Library, OCLC's community awareness campaign designed to highlight the value of public libraries, has received $1924883 from the Bill & Melinda.
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CPD23 Thing 10: Two out of four ain't bad « The Victorian Librarian

CPD23 Thing 10: Two out of four ain't bad « The Victorian Librarian | Professional development of Librarians | Scoop.it
The original Thing Ten post discusses the near-standard subjects – such as cataloguing, classification, IT systems and management – offered in Library Schools across the country (and world, I would expect).
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