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Library 2.012 starts today! - School Library Journal

Library 2.012 starts today! - School Library Journal | Professional development of Librarians | Scoop.it
http://api.ning.com/files/pJvurUD7QSHp2Xgg25UF9yYjdBlgpawMGVdyCEaGyn8ISgz2VFbgfv4icGPjC5pKm6MVH379C2UmEHuXJuW6Ag__/728x90. Library 2.012 begins today! The free, global event addresses the current ...
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Librarian offers book picks for children » Local News » Press ...

Librarian offers book picks for children » Local News » Press ... | Professional development of Librarians | Scoop.it
Librarian offers book picks for children. By ROBIN CAUDELL Press-Republican The Press Republican Sat Oct ... Their selections are based on reviews in professional library journals.
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Mrs. ReaderPants: Tips: Making the Most of Your Booktalks

I love booktalking so much that I do it at our regional service center librarian events and am planning to present booktalks at our state library conference in 2014 (I was planning for 2013, but with our state conference dates ...
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Cyberpunk

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Madness and Obsession on the Electronic Frontier (RFIDIOt:


A collection of tools and libraries for exploring RFID technology, written in python.)...
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Apps in Education: 10 Apps for Documenting Learning

Apps in Education: 10 Apps for Documenting Learning | Professional development of Librarians | Scoop.it
Apps in Education: 10 Apps for Documenting Learning http://t.co/mZUPND19...
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Reading Culture Still a Challenge as First Public Library Opens - AllAfrica.com

Reading Culture Still a Challenge as First Public Library Opens - AllAfrica.com | Professional development of Librarians | Scoop.it
Reading Culture Still a Challenge as First Public Library OpensAllAfrica.comHOLDING a parcel of documents in one hand, I walk past a group of people gazing at a gigantic building. The scenery around is breath taking and I stop to gaze as well.
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Free webinar: 10/18: "Driving Advocacy with Data" - Funding from ...

Free webinar: 10/18: "Driving Advocacy with Data" - Funding from ... | Professional development of Librarians | Scoop.it
Learn how to navigate the 2012 Public Library Funding &Technology Access Study (PLFTAS) for impactful advocacy at the local level during the free webinar “Driving Advocacy with Data” from 3PM - 4PM EST on Thursday, ...
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Spectrum > Mobile Learning, Libraries, And Technologies: The ...

Spectrum > Mobile Learning, Libraries, And Technologies: The ... | Professional development of Librarians | Scoop.it
The book provides an up-to-date survey of how mobile technologies are affecting library use, library services, library systems, librarians, and library users at various types of libraries. The authors cover core topics related to ...
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content divergent: How to have a successful conference (presenters ...

content divergent: How to have a successful conference (presenters ... | Professional development of Librarians | Scoop.it
I've been to a few conferences in my career from corporate to library, regional to national to international... I've attended, presented, facilitated, chaired, coordinated, and about every conference activity in between.On that note ...
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NY Districts Gain School Librarian Evaluation Tool | School Library ...

NY Districts Gain School Librarian Evaluation Tool | School Library ... | Professional development of Librarians | Scoop.it
ALA Conferences · BEA · Day of Dialog · Budgets & Funding · Early learning · Industry News · Legislation · Research. In the Library & Classroom ...
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Schools Matter: Deasy the Dauphine of LAUSD returns to his "let ...

Schools Matter: Deasy the Dauphine of LAUSD returns to his "let ... | Professional development of Librarians | Scoop.it
LAUSD needs to restore school libraries, classroom libraries, reduce class sizes, hire back librarians, teachers, and other educators first. Then we can talk about introducing more technology when appropriate and when the ...
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Litchfield Public Library: Will you be our Friend?

I went to sessions on Friends groups, foundations, and boards of trustees, and on advocacy for libraries, among other topics. Have you ever wondered what a Friend of the Library is? I used to see posters and newspaper ...
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TechSoup Webinar: Cloud Computing -- Benefits and Barriers for ...

TechSoup Webinar: Cloud Computing -- Benefits and Barriers for ... | Professional development of Librarians | Scoop.it
This is the first technology survey of NGOs and libraries worldwide and provides a baseline for their readiness to take advantage of new cloud-based technologies. Please join us for a webinar on October 11 featuring Patrick ...
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The school library as a digital learning centre BACIRC

The school library as a digital learning centre BACIRC | Professional development of Librarians | Scoop.it
This video, produced using data obtained from an extensive research study of School Libraries in New Jersey led by Dr Ross Todd, describes the situation in school libraries today and the role of Teacher Librarian (called ...
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Master Plans: CFP - Online Northwest

Online Northwest February 8, 2013 Call For Proposals - Deadline October 15, 2012 Online Northwest is a one-day conference focusing on topics that intersect libraries, technology and culture. The conference is sponsored by ...
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Reading and Breathing: Learning to be the Core of the School

Reading and Breathing: Learning to be the Core of the School | Professional development of Librarians | Scoop.it
This past weekend I attended the North Carolina School Library Media Association annual conference. The theme this year was School Libraries @ the Core, and focused on the Common Core Standards and Essential ...
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Google, publishers end long-running copyright case

Google, publishers end long-running copyright case | Professional development of Librarians | Scoop.it
Google and US publishing firms announced Thursday that they had reached a settlement in a long-running copyright case over books and journals digitized by the Internet giant.
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Framingham's McAuliffe Library gets $4.2 million state grant - MetroWest Daily News

Framingham's McAuliffe Library gets $4.2 million state grant - MetroWest Daily News | Professional development of Librarians | Scoop.it
Framingham's McAuliffe Library gets $4.2 million state grantMetroWest Daily NewsAmong those, Shrewsbury also received an award, of just under $8 million, for its proposed library renovation and expansion.
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Teen Librarian » teens, libraries, schools, news, reviews… » The ...

I was soon embroiled in a discussion about the merits of Children's and Young Adult Book Awards where selections are made by adults (in the CKG case by Librarians) versus Awards where children and young people responsible for the selection of the ...
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Education Institute Webinars this fall especially for Teacher Librarians http://t.co/LDcT9AIU...
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Library community works to address the demographic shift

Library community works to address the demographic shift | Professional development of Librarians | Scoop.it
The Joint Conference of Librarians of Color (JCLC), held Sept. 19 -23 in Kansas City, Mo., came to a close with a powerful message from author and activist Jamal Joseph – “libraries empower the communities that they serve.
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What Kind of Book Reader Are You? A Diagnostics Guide - Entertainment - The Atlantic Wire

What Kind of Book Reader Are You?A Diagnostics Guide http://t.co/LP4Qm4lR...
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Book Lovers: If You're Not Already On Goodreads, Here's Why You Should Be

Book Lovers: If You're Not Already On Goodreads, Here's Why You Should Be http://t.co/XH2I36CU...
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Port Townsend library, school district join forces on behalf of kids - Port Townsend Leader

Port Townsend library, school district join forces on behalf of kids - Port Townsend Leader | Professional development of Librarians | Scoop.it
Port Townsend library, school district join forces on behalf of kidsPort Townsend LeaderFor the third year in a row, Grant Street Elementary School's library was open one day per week in the summer to any child, regardless of district enrollment,...
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Trend: School libraries offer Summer Reading Program in 2012

Trend: School libraries offer Summer Reading Program in 2012 | Professional development of Librarians | Scoop.it
Trend: School libraries offer Summer Reading Program in 2012. Champaign high schools now require summer reading. CHAMPAIGN — If you're going to a Champaign high school next year, you already have an assignment: ...
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