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E-Lending: A modest proposal

E-Lending: A modest proposal | Professional development of Librarians | Scoop.it
RT @UKpling: Public Libraries News: E-Lending: A modest proposal http://t.co/Vm2jrt6i via @publiclibnews...
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Book publishers have long been playing into Amazon's hands

Book publishers have long been playing into Amazon's hands | Professional development of Librarians | Scoop.it
The proposed merger of Penguin and Random House might be too late for a publishing industry seemingly set on self-destruction, writes John Naughton (I always figured libraries role was in the long tail stuff, very interesting read
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Donations for children’s library arrive safely - (Monash News, 4 October 2012)

Donations for children’s library arrive safely - (Monash News, 4 October 2012) | Professional development of Librarians | Scoop.it
Donations for children’s library arrive safely (RT @KarenWalstra: Donations for 3 children's libraries in Zandspruit area donated by Monash University http://t.co/pSnShlOd Well done, let's promote...
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Wallwisher :: What are you creating today?

Wallwisher :: What are you creating today? | Professional development of Librarians | Scoop.it
The simplest way to create. From any device, with anyone. (We give you a blank page (a wall). You put anything you want on it, anywhere.Simple, yet powerful!
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Digital Citizenship

Digital Citizenship | Professional development of Librarians | Scoop.it
Understanding how to use the internet has become a cornerstone issue for students. No longer do they complete their research on projects solely in the library. Now, there is a vast landscape of res...
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What To Do If Your School Bans Useful Websites

What To Do If Your School Bans Useful Websites | Professional development of Librarians | Scoop.it

In a recent survey of nearly 700 teachers, principals, and school librarians, conducted by MMS Education and co-sponsored by edWeb.net and MCH Strategic Data, 55% of respondents said they had somewhat restrictive policies of access to Web 2.0 tools (social media sites) for teachers, and 23% said they had very restrictive policies. And when it came to students, 44% said they had somewhat restrictive policies of access, and 47% said they had very restrictive policies. What should educators do when they try to access a site in school that’s blocked by the school’s filter? Sensible advice offered on the website.


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» 50 Great Mobile Apps for Libraries

» 50 Great Mobile Apps for Libraries | Professional development of Librarians | Scoop.it
Sarah Houghton – the LibrarianinBlack reports on Richard Le and Tom Duffy’s presentation at Internet Librarian, 50 Great Mobile Apps for Libraries.
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Information Literacy in Film

Information Literacy in Film | Professional development of Librarians | Scoop.it
I randomly found a great article today while searching for scholarly articles on a career in cinematography (student research paper). The article, Exploring the Political Dimensions of Information ...
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Information Literacy Weblog: Presentation of useful resources and apps

Information Literacy Weblog: Presentation of useful resources and apps | Professional development of Librarians | Scoop.it
Presentation of useful resources and apps http://t.co/SgUfQKnd...
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Librarian and faculty collaboration in building information literacy at Özyeğin University

Librarian and faculty collaboration in building information literacy at Özyeğin University | Professional development of Librarians | Scoop.it
Özyeğin University has a number of information literacy programs, including general introductions to IL and seminars specific to a course or subject.
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Knstrct: Libraries, ah! Stockholm Public Library...

Knstrct: Libraries, ah! Stockholm Public Library... | Professional development of Librarians | Scoop.it
Knstrct: Libraries, ah! • Stockholm Public Library | Olivier Charles (Concept) • Stuttgart City Library| Yi Architects • Selexyz Dominicanen |In Maastricht • The Law Library of Munich (Knstrct: Libraries, ah!
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3 Scary Online Security Mistakes to Avoid

3 Scary Online Security Mistakes to Avoid | Professional development of Librarians | Scoop.it
Tips for protecting your information from hackers.Get the latest blog articles on business ideas and trends from Entrepreneur.com. Daily dose of news,...
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Rules of Engagement in the Digital Age

Rules of Engagement in the Digital Age | Professional development of Librarians | Scoop.it
Having been born into technology our kids are shaped by that technology, and incorporate that technology daily into...
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Innovations in Education - Assessing 21st Century Skills

Innovations in Education - Assessing 21st Century Skills | Professional development of Librarians | Scoop.it
Assessing 21st Century Skills. Assessing skills like collaboration, information literacy, creativity,...
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Children, Teens, and Entertainment Media: The View From The Classroom | Common Sense Media

Children, Teens, and Entertainment Media: The View From The Classroom | Common Sense Media http://t.co/9GbbAx2V...
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Innovation partnering: Insert yourself into your community of users

Innovation partnering: Insert yourself into your community of users | Professional development of Librarians | Scoop.it
Is your library just pushing information to customers, or passive in providing a site for users to access resources? What if your library actively partnered with users rather than providing the usual passive or push relationship?
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The League of Extraordinary Librarians: SLJ’s latest tech survey shows that media specialists are leading the way - The Digital Shift

The League of Extraordinary Librarians: SLJ’s latest tech survey shows that media specialists are leading the way - The Digital Shift | Professional development of Librarians | Scoop.it
The League of Extraordinary Librarians: SLJ’s latest tech survey shows that media specialists are leading the way.
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eLearning Tools

eLearning Tools | Professional development of Librarians | Scoop.it
A collections of eLearning tools and advice on using them in the classroom.

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Free Technology for Teachers: Access Google Docs With One Click Even When You're Offline

Access Google Docs With One Click Even When You're Offline http://t.co/a2GYmdmt...
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It’s not just privacy, porn, and pipe-bombs (Libraries and the ethics of service) « Sense & Reference

It’s not just privacy, porn, and pipe-bombs (Libraries and the ethics of service) http://t.co/upFWdHyl...
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Stanford University Libraries’ Digitization Labs…10.25.12

A solo librarian's blog about his experiences setting up a special library & digital libraries from scratch...and more (RT @StanfordLibs: RT @walkerabroad: Stanford University Libraries Digitisation Labs: http://t.co/dV1Lf3L2...
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Hooray, we're digital natives – so who preserves our culture?

Hooray, we're digital natives – so who preserves our culture? | Professional development of Librarians | Scoop.it
It’s estimated that in 2011 a truly staggering 1.8 zettabytes of digital information was created.
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Official Student Information Literacy and E-Resources Survey

Global Student Information Literacy & E-Resources Survey @ http://t.co/eLE9xxV4...
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Libraries Respond to Hurricane Sandy, Offering Refuge, WiFi, and Services to Needy Communities | School Library Journal

Libraries Respond to Hurricane Sandy, Offering Refuge, WiFi, and Services to Needy Communities | School Library Journal | Professional development of Librarians | Scoop.it
RT @sljournal: Libraries Respond to Hurricane Sandy, Offering Refuge, WiFi, and Services to Needy Communities | School Library Journal http://t.co/9O7qZwG2...
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