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Libraries! Let's stop underestimating simplicity. (Simplicity is user-friendly) « thewikiman

Libraries! Let's stop underestimating simplicity. (Simplicity is user-friendly) « thewikiman | Professional development of Librarians | Scoop.it
Libraries! Let’s stop underestimating simplicity.
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RA 4 FB—Creating a Social Space for Readers | NoveList | EBSCOhost

Creating a Social Space for Readers http://t.co/04OrSPMe...
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Project Information Literacy: A large-scale study about early adults and their research habits | Career Development and Pathways | Public Library Info Lit Champions

Project Information Literacy: A large-scale study about early adults and their research habits | Career Development and Pathways | Public Library Info Lit Champions | Professional development of Librarians | Scoop.it
Project Information Literacy: A large-scale study about early adults and their research habits | @scoopit http://t.co/ioxhMwAD... (Project Information Literacy: A large-scale study about early adults and their research habits | C...)...
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Stop the privatisation of Public Libraries: The 2012 Speak up for Libraries Conference; An inspirational day!

Stop the privatisation of Public Libraries: The 2012 Speak up for Libraries Conference; An inspirational day! | Professional development of Librarians | Scoop.it
RT @superfurryandy: Stop the privatisation of Public Libraries: The 2012 Speak up for Libraries Conference; An ins...
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» 20 iPad Apps for Productivity

» 20 iPad Apps for Productivity | Professional development of Librarians | Scoop.it
Jill Duffy at PC Magazine gathers a list of 20 iPad Apps for Productivity. Are you taking advantage of all your iPad has to offer?
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Beyond Access

Today, there are more than 230,000 public libraries in developing and transitioning countries. Let's make them all hubs for development. (Harnessing the power of public #libraries around the world!
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For Students, Why the Question is More Important Than the Answer

For Students, Why the Question is More Important Than the Answer | Professional development of Librarians | Scoop.it
Thinkstock In a traditional classroom, the teacher is the center of attention, the owner of knowledge and information.
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When Social Networks and Analytics Intersect

When Social Networks and Analytics Intersect | Professional development of Librarians | Scoop.it
Can you really make sense of huge amounts of data? You sure can, say two data scientists from Facebook and Microsoft researcher Duncan Watts, who all spoke at a recent conference at MIT.
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iPads in Education- Examples from the Classroom

Let's look at the way we use iPads in the classroom. Are there merely a tool to automate traditionally taught tasks?
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School librarians and technology survey - Teacher Librarian ... | THE SLAM GUY'S SLAM NEWS

School librarians and technology survey - Teacher Librarian ... | THE SLAM GUY'S SLAM NEWS | Professional development of Librarians | Scoop.it
School Library Journal's annual technology survey indicates that teacher librarians often vanguard technology at their sites.For example, So far, the results have been pretty impressive: 87 percent of school librarians report ...
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Libraries: Narrowing the Digital Divide

Libraries: Narrowing the Digital Divide | Professional development of Librarians | Scoop.it
In today's digital age, quick and easy access to information and knowledge can transform the lives of individuals and strengthen communities.
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Interesting Uses of Technology: Digital Video | TechSoup for Libraries

Interesting Uses of Technology: Digital Video | TechSoup for Libraries | Professional development of Librarians | Scoop.it
From TechSoup: An introduction to digital video in libraries http://t.co/2tQo5N8P ~Lots of links & examples...
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Behavior Management in the Library - Elementary Librarian

Behavior Management in the Library - Elementary Librarian | Professional development of Librarians | Scoop.it
This article discusses behavior management in the elementary library. (Great tips for teacher librarians!
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George Lucas on Teaching Visual Literacy and Communications | Leveraging Information

George Lucas on Teaching Visual Literacy and Communications | Leveraging Information | Professional development of Librarians | Scoop.it
An interview with the founder and chairman of Edutopia and The George Lucas Educational Foundation on how visual language should be an integrated part of tea...
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Library digitisation a bonus | Australian Teacher Magazine - No.1 national education sector publication | Transforming our practice - school libraries

Library digitisation a bonus | Australian Teacher Magazine - No.1 national education sector publication | Transforming our practice - school libraries | Professional development of Librarians | Scoop.it
Dr Jill Abell, talks about the practicalities and benefits of setting up a digital school library.
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As Libraries Go Digital, Sharing of Data Conflicts With Tradition of Privacy - Technology - The Chronicle of Higher Education

As Libraries Go Digital, Sharing of Data Conflicts With Tradition of Privacy - Technology - The Chronicle of Higher Education | Professional development of Librarians | Scoop.it
Patrons' privacy is precious to most librarians. Yet new Web services thrive on collecting and sharing the very information that has long been protected.
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A university library for the 21st century

A university library for the 21st century | Professional development of Librarians | Scoop.it
Academic libraries worldwide are facing seismic shifts in how users access and create knowledge. University Librarian Ingrid Parent talks about re-thinking the future.
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How Important is Teaching Literacy in All Content Areas? | Leveraging Information | Digi and info Literacy

How Important is Teaching Literacy in All Content Areas? | Leveraging Information | Digi and info Literacy | Professional development of Librarians | Scoop.it
You are busy this summer planning and reworking lessons -- adding, adjusting, and tweaking. (How Important is Teaching Literacy in All Content Areas? (How Important is Teaching Literacy in All Content Areas?
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Lucknow University's Tagore library all set to turn over a new leaf - Times of India

Lucknow University's Tagore library all set to turn over a new leaf - Times of India | Professional development of Librarians | Scoop.it
Lucknow University's Tagore library all set to turn over a new leafTimes of IndiaLUCKNOW: The newly appointed Lucknow University vice-chancellor GB Patnaik visited the Tagore library on Tuesday to take stock of the situation.
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Is school librarianship in crisis and should we be talking about it?

Is school librarianship in crisis and should we be talking about it? | Professional development of Librarians | Scoop.it
While teacher librarians and school library services continue to adapt to the needs of their students and school community in response to student learning needs, the future is not always rosy. We h...
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www.smh.com.au - Teacher librarians could soon be left on the funding shelf

The role of librarians does not become less important as libraries become digital http://t.co/yZDdFC8q …...
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Smore - Design beautiful online flyers and publish instantly

Smore - Design beautiful online flyers and publish instantly | Professional development of Librarians | Scoop.it
The days of posting a flyer around the neighborhood are over. Smore helps you create amazing pages that you’d be proud to share.
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Angry Birds Has A Ravenous Ability to Collect Personal Data http://t.co/qoeI88wY...
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CAVAL Reference Interest Group (CRIG)

CAVAL Reference Interest Group (CRIG) | Professional development of Librarians | Scoop.it
Off 2 #CRIG Recipes for the Information Literacy melting pot:Traditional ingredients with a modern flavour http://t.co/QtTmgJKt...
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