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The Future of Libraries in a Digital Culture | K-12 Libraries and Technology

The Future of Libraries in a Digital Culture | K-12 Libraries and Technology | Professional development of Librarians | Scoop.it
Until recently, public libraries had little reason to innovate. Then Google arrived. More disruptive technologies followed, causing an identity crisis for librarians. Now the profession is re-thinking its purpose.
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User studies for digital library development | American Libraries Magazine

User studies for digital library development http://t.co/sMWzpILz...
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Activist Archivists and Digital Preservation | The Signal: Digital Preservation

Activist Archivists and Digital Preservation http://t.co/c7OIKs1U...
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Are Publishers Making a Killing on E-Books? Part 1 | Digital Book World

Are Publishers Making a Killing on E-Books?
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12 Recommendations for Building Media and Information Literate Knowledge Societies | World Bank Blog | Digital Media Literacy + Cyber Arts + Performance Centers Connected to Fiber Networks

12 Recommendations for Building Media and Information Literate Knowledge Societies | World Bank Blog | Digital Media Literacy + Cyber Arts + Performance Centers Connected to Fiber Networks | Professional development of Librarians | Scoop.it
Last week, the international literacy day was celebrated around the world.
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Reframing Information Literacy as a Metaliteracy | In 2020 who knows

Reframing Information Literacy as a Metaliteracy | In 2020 who knows | Professional development of Librarians | Scoop.it
Social media environments and online communities are innovative collaborative technologies that challenge traditional definitions of information literacy.
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Building a vibrant future for school library conversations | Social Networking for Information Professionals

Building a vibrant future for school library conversations | Social Networking for Information Professionals | Professional development of Librarians | Scoop.it
The Australian Teacher Librarian Network assists school library staff to stay up to date with emerging devices, tools, media and virtual environments.
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Aberdeen University New Library Opens in Scotland

Aberdeen University New Library Opens in Scotland | Professional development of Librarians | Scoop.it
Here is the incredible recently opened Aberdeen University Sir Duncan Rice Library. Schmidt Hammer Lassen designed the library to minimize energy use as a way of reducing overall operating costs. T...
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AITSL - National Professional Standards for Teachers - Self-Assessment Tool Trial

AITSL - National Professional Standards for Teachers - Self-Assessment Tool Trial | Professional development of Librarians | Scoop.it
RT @asla_national: Teacher librarians need to respond to this trial - self-assessment tool http://t.co/PEpk3aC2 #austl #aitsl...
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Valibrarian - International Information Literacy in a Virtual World

Valibrarian - International Information Literacy in a Virtual World | Professional development of Librarians | Scoop.it
Participating in int'l #infolit #SL @ALA_ACRL event http://t.co/sjY7yaHj w @sheilayoshikawa @ala_island @Alliebrwneyez @valibrarian...
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Placements & Salaries 2012: Types of Placements - Library Journal

Placements & Salaries 2012: Types of Placements - Library Journal | Professional development of Librarians | Scoop.it
Placements & Salaries 2012: Types of PlacementsLibrary JournalMeanwhile, school library media specialist positions were another area of serious concern in 2011.
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Warner Librarian presents at international conference! « Eastern ...

Warner Librarian presents at international conference! « Eastern ... | Professional development of Librarians | Scoop.it
Our very own Mark Puterbaugh is a rock star in the librarian profession. He recently returned from Trondheim, Norway after presenting at the Emerging Technologies in Academic Libraries conference (emtacl '12).
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Restoring Hours: Beginning Today All 73 Los Angeles Public Library ...

Restoring Hours: Beginning Today All 73 Los Angeles Public Library ... | Professional development of Librarians | Scoop.it
The operating hours at the City's 73 libraries were slashed to their lowest level in the library's 140-year history in August 2010, following cuts to the City budget. Voter approved Measure L gradually restores library service ...
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Stowsentry.com - Police train library staff to handle potentially dangerous situations

Police train library staff to handle potentially dangerous situations http://t.co/YJ0rvviY...
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Education chief wants textbooks to go digital | eSchool News

Education chief wants textbooks to go digital http://t.co/en3TTTJK...
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iPadFun

iPadFun | Professional development of Librarians | Scoop.it
RT @kevinhoneycutt: My page for new iPad users to start exploring http://t.co/RE4KUZ7M...
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Social media for academics | American Libraries Magazine

Social media for academics http://t.co/pDzgihII...
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Woods Bagot - Future of the university library: Jeffrey Holmes says "Long live the library"

Woods Bagot - Future of the university library: Jeffrey Holmes says "Long live the library" | Professional development of Librarians | Scoop.it
RT @Woods_Bagot: Viva la bibliothèque!Libraries build learning communities http://t.co/UpncjuJ2 #education #university...
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Project Information Literacy's Day after Graduation Study (2012) | Teacher Professional Learning

Project Information Literacy's Day after Graduation Study (2012) | Teacher Professional Learning | Professional development of Librarians | Scoop.it
What happens to college students once they graduate and make the critical transition from campus to the workplace?   This video summarises the major findings. Link to full report below. Major findings: 1.
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Teacher librarians could soon be left on the funding shelf

Teacher librarians could soon be left on the funding shelf | Professional development of Librarians | Scoop.it
Teacher librarians could soon be left on the funding shelf (RT @KevCorduroy: Worth a read.RT @NationalTimesAU: Teacher librarians could soon be left on the funding shelf, writes Anna Fienberg http://t.co/mbBPUsRB...)...
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Girl Child Creativity: The Poet/Writer in Library Concept

Girl Child Creativity: The Poet/Writer in Library Concept | Professional development of Librarians | Scoop.it
The Zimbabwe Library Association Mashonaland Branch is rapidly preparing for the International Schools Library Month in conjunction with National Library and Documentation Services to host a number of events around ...
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e-Lending in libraries: what do you think?

Another reason for #rural #broadband ? RT @mmhartley: e-Lending in libraries: what do you think?
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Information Literacy, Census Geography, and Maps | the zeds

Information Literacy, Census Geography, and Maps | the zeds | Professional development of Librarians | Scoop.it
Blogged: On information literacy, census geography, and maps. Maps are so much better than reading e-mail. Trust me.
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The LJ/SLJ Digital Shift event is this Wednesday, are you registered ...

The LJ/SLJ Digital Shift event is this Wednesday, are you registered ... | Professional development of Librarians | Scoop.it
WHAT: The Digital Shift: Libraries, eBooks and Beyond, the 3rd annual online summit by Library Journal/School Library Journal, will explore how libraries are navigating the transition from print to digital and integrating “e” into ...
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LYRASIS and CERN to Collaborate on Open Access Initiative ...

LYRASIS and CERN to Collaborate on Open Access Initiative ... | Professional development of Librarians | Scoop.it
Collaborative Librarianship News. will bring a new voice and a wide scope of thought and writing to the professional literature. Skip to content. Home · About the Editors · ← Digital Library of America Update ...
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