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Typographical Posters That Cleverly Showcase Famous Female Scientists' Greatest Achievements

Typographical Posters That Cleverly Showcase Famous Female Scientists' Greatest Achievements | School Libraries | Scoop.it
Last year, Indian graphic designer Kapil Bhagat thrilled science geeks with a series of minimalist posters that used typography to illustrate famous scientists' greatest achievements. The only prob...

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Common Core for School Librarians - A Listly List

Common Core for School Librarians - A Listly List | School Libraries | Scoop.it
Listly List - Common Core for School Librarians - CCSS ELA Lesson Plans | Scoop.it, Common Core: Getting There Globally | Asia Society, Nonfiction text features graphic, Reading Like a Historian, Alabama College & Career-Ready Standards (CCRS) |...
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Sharon Coatney's The Many Faces of Library Leadership

Sharon Coatney's The Many Faces of Library Leadership | School Libraries | Scoop.it

"This paper examines in detail Sharon Coatney’s The Many Faces of School Library Leadership (2010) through the perspective of three influential topics: advocacy leadership, literacy promotion, and the changing definition of literacy. Reflections are made throughout on current practice in the secondary school library and questions for further study are suggested." Good reading!!


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I'm using this book as a text in my class this semester- think is is a great resource for today's school librarian.
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The Adventures of Library Girl: Stepping Up Our Game: School Libraries and Self Assessment

The Adventures of Library Girl: Stepping Up Our Game: School Libraries and Self Assessment | School Libraries | Scoop.it
RT @BlueSkunkBlog: Library Girl is stepping up her game http://t.co/t1hUTMHB...

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Fair Use in Libraries - A Best Practice Guide

Fair Use in Libraries - A Best Practice Guide | School Libraries | Scoop.it
Hat-tip to BoingBoing for alerting us to a new Code of Best Practice in Fair Use for Academic and Research Libraries, which is free to download from the ARL website (Fair Use in Libraries – A Best Practice Guide: When is it appropriate for a...

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Evernote for Students: The Ultimate Research Tool - Education Series

Evernote for Students: The Ultimate Research Tool - Education Series | School Libraries | Scoop.it
Evernote for Students: The Ultimate Research Tool - http://t.co/tcdmKbPx...
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Ebooks on Fire: Controversies Surrounding Ebooks in Libraries

Ebooks on Fire: Controversies Surrounding Ebooks in Libraries | School Libraries | Scoop.it
Who owns the book? Ebooks are a challenging area for libraries. Licensing is a critical issue because ebooks are being marketed as if they were analogous to print purchases. They most definitely are not.
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Book Trailers: This is Fun!

Book Trailers: This is Fun! | School Libraries | Scoop.it
Here's a post I thought you'd like.(Watch the booktrailer for #author #mom #texan and #romance #novelist @Collette_Scott’s ‘If We Dare to Dream’ http://t.co/guLTcACN...)...
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librarian.net

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http://t.co/X5xUZV5G » Blog Archive » not just challenged, but actual banned books – a web resource | @scoopit http://t.co/GmyvK6VH...
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Take Action | I Love Libraries

Take Action | I Love Libraries | School Libraries | Scoop.it
RT @jenniholm: A library without a librarian is like Babymouse without a dream. Please support school libraries!
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The legend of the digital native

The legend of the digital native | School Libraries | Scoop.it
TOPIC: DIGITAL LITERACY

By Kristin Fontichiaro

Once upon a time, a man looked out at the information technology landscape. He said, "There's something different about today's kids. They've ne...
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Who Left A Tree, Then A Coffin In The Library? : NPR

Who Left A Tree, Then A Coffin In The Library? : NPR | School Libraries | Scoop.it
It began with a "poetree" — an ornately-crafted paper sculpture left in the Scottish Poetry Library in Edinburgh. Next was a paper dragon. Who was leaving these cryptic messages around town?
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Book Trailers in the Library | ALSC Blog

Book Trailers in the Library | ALSC Blog | School Libraries | Scoop.it
RT @TeresaPaoli: Student created book trailers on this great library blog:http://t.co/6Lvu4kK5...
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9 Learning Tools Every 21st Century Teacher Should Be Able To Use

9 Learning Tools Every 21st Century Teacher Should Be Able To Use | School Libraries | Scoop.it
  via TeachThought The 21st century is a time of rapid change, and while the brain may not be changing (much), the tools we use to feed it are. This puts the 21st century teacher in a critical...
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Marsh students take back their library

Marsh students take back their library | School Libraries | Scoop.it
In the past few years Dallas ISD sliced library funding by about 20 percent. The Marsh library is thriving despite the odds.

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The time for Libraries is NOW

This is a call to arms for libraries, inspired loosely by the famous SHIFT HAPPENS deck. Feel free to embed it anywhere and everywhere, with attribution. Come o (@denriguez It's a fantastic deck!

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Read Me Stories -Childrens Books

Read Me Stories -Childrens Books | School Libraries | Scoop.it
A fun new educational and entertaining book EVERY day on your iPhone, iPod, iPad or Samsung...

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Creating the Library of Tomorrow from the Ground Up | MindShift

Creating the Library of Tomorrow from the Ground Up | MindShift | School Libraries | Scoop.it

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Home - Sesame Street free eBooks of the week

Home - Sesame Street free eBooks of the week | School Libraries | Scoop.it

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Graphic Books Best Sellers: Zombies Continue Their Reign

Compendiums of "The Walking Dead" continue their strong performance on the graphic books best-seller lists. (RT @imagecomics: THE WALKING DEAD keeps its grip on the New York Times Best Sellers List, and FATALE gets a shout out also!
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[Free eBook] The Cheapskate’s Guide to Birthday Celebrations

[Free eBook] The Cheapskate’s Guide to Birthday Celebrations | School Libraries | Scoop.it
Daily publishing of Free eBooks for the Kindle and Nook, and the best Bargain eBooks under $1, under $3, or under $5 (RT @JohnBetcher: Pls RT- Find FREE Kindle books at "Pixel of Ink." http://t.co/FA55EMYV...
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Ask Your Senators to Include School Libraries in ESEA

Ask Your Senators to Include School Libraries in ESEA | School Libraries | Scoop.it
Ask Your Senators to Include School Libraries in ESEA http://t.co/2Sc8yNAn via @AddThis...
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21 Little-Known Keyboard Shortcuts For Twitter | Edudemic

RT @carolynstarkey Thanks for sharing!RT @amandacdykes 21 Little-Known Keyboard Shortcuts 4 Twitter http://t.co/CcLYlN8G #tlchat #aslachat...
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Read Beyond the Lines: Transmedia has changed the very notion of books and reading — The Digital Shift

Read Beyond the Lines: Transmedia has changed the very notion of books and reading — The Digital Shift | School Libraries | Scoop.it
#transmediareadinglist RT @floerianthebard This was a decent article I read few days ago from a publishing perspective http://t.co/Zh96EwH0...
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Learning and Laptops: Banned Book Movie Trailers and QR codes

Learning and Laptops: Banned Book Movie Trailers and QR codes | School Libraries | Scoop.it
RT @21stCSkillsOhio: QR Code book reviews project @karlfisch mentioned at #21oh11 @anneksmith blogged about it http://t.co/nLMSS5QI...
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