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Beattie's Book Blog - unofficial homepage of the New Zealand book ...

Beattie's Book Blog - unofficial homepage of the New Zealand book ... | SCIS | Scoop.it
... me is that book boycotts are usually organised by enemies of free speech. The religious Right in America have kept excellent books, such as To Kill A Mockingbird, off school library bookshelves. More at stuff.co.nz ...
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Library Day in the Life Round 7 Will Run July 25th through the ...

Library Day in the Life Round 7 Will Run July 25th through the ... | SCIS | Scoop.it
... Denmark, Netherlands, Finland, France, New Zealand, Australia, Taiwan and Singapore. Participants are from academic, public, college, special, school libraries, professional organizations and library vendors.
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The King's High School Library Blog: Maori Language Week - Check ...

The King's High School Library Blog: Maori Language Week - Check ... | SCIS | Scoop.it
Comments are welcome, and if you are a King's student you can submit reviews and suggestions to Bridget Schaumann, the librarian at sc@kingshigh.school.nz Our school is located in Dunedin, Otago, New Zealand.
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Softlink Pacific Top Supporter of SLANZA 2011 - PRWire

Softlink Pacific Top Supporter of SLANZA 2011 - PRWire | SCIS | Scoop.it
Softlink Pacific is supporting the upcoming School Library Association of New Zealand Aoteoroa (SLANZA) Conference 2011 as a major sponsor.
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New Digital Offerings For Libraries As E-Book Lending Takes Off - paidContent.org

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New Digital Offerings For Libraries As E-Book Lending Takes OffpaidContent.orgAxis 360 will allow librarians to order titles as physical/digital bundles.
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The King's High School Library Blog: Kensuke's Kingdom by Michael ...

The King's High School Library Blog: Kensuke's Kingdom by Michael ... | SCIS | Scoop.it
Comments are welcome, and if you are a King's student you can submit reviews and suggestions to Bridget Schaumann, the librarian at sc@kingshigh.school.nz Our school is located in Dunedin, Otago, New Zealand.
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Cover to Cover: New Zealand Hall of Fame: 50 Remarkable Kiwis by ...

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Kerikeri High School Library Blog ... Kia Ora. This blog is all about encouraging, promoting and connecting Kerikeri High School readers with books. We would love our students to share their reading experiences and knowledge on this forum.
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Harry's hair « Fendalton School Library

Harry's hair « Fendalton School Library | SCIS | Scoop.it
This is a funny new book by Jane Buxton and illustrated by Jenny Cooper. I was at their book launch last week and had our copy signed by both of them. It turns out that the illustrator used to go to our very own ...
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Media People: Handy Tips

Last year, room 22 at Green Bay School won a workshop with a professional book editor and illustrator. Their story was then turned into a book and sent to school libraries around New Zealand. "The children learned that their story had a ...
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beehive.govt.nz - First rural schools receive ultra fast fibre

The Government's roll out of fast broadband to rural New Zealand is underway today with the first three rural schools connecting to ultra fast fibre. Connecting ultra-fast broadband to schools means fibre optic cables ...
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The Red Pyramid « Fendalton School Library

The Red Pyramid « Fendalton School Library | SCIS | Scoop.it
Welcome to the Fendalton Open-Air school library blog. This is the place where reading for fun is our main focus. There are heaps of reviews, author and illustrator links, and book trailer links. ...
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ALA Annual 2011: USBBY Panel Focuses on Benefits of International Children's Books - School Library Journal

ALA Annual 2011: USBBY Panel Focuses on Benefits of International Children's Books - School Library Journal | SCIS | Scoop.it
Ellen Myrick shared recent picture books from NorthSouth Books and from the Dutch house Lemniscaat, and introduced...
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news In detail - Knowledgespeak

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The ALA e-books taskforce released its first FAQ addressing questions (PDF) from public libraries and will release more to address questions from school and academic libraries.
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Between two worlds: SLANZA conference - everybody getting there

This morning I leave for my Summer vacation in New Zealand's winter. I am heading home to the other world I mentioned in my profile. While I am there I will be attending the SLANZA (School Library Association of New ...
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Cataloging Efficiencies that Make a Difference [OCLC]

Keynote: A Bibliographic Metadata Infrastructure for the 21st Century [Streaming video, 52 minutes] [PDF, 43 slides] Roy Tennant, OCLC Research - From Outside-in Inventory Management to Inside-out Exposure of Scholarly Communication [Streaming...
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ALIAPeoplePower

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ALIA Queensland Mini-Conference 15 July 2011 People Power: sharing ideas for personal and professional development across the profession
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Starred Review in School Library Journal | nova ren suma: author ...

Starred Review in School Library Journal | nova ren suma: author ... | SCIS | Scoop.it
Imaginary Girls got its fourth starred review—this one in the July 1 issue of School Library Journal! The reviewer said that “what begins as a fairly straightforward story twists and turns its way into something far more ...
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DRM-Free eBooks From O'Reilly to Be Distributed via OverDrive's ...

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CLEVELAND, OH–(Marketwire – 06/21/11) – OverDrive announced today that booksellers, libraries, and schools in its global network will soon have access to DRM-free eBook titles from O'Reilly Media.
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Wrap up these holidays - Cumberland Courier Newspapers

Wrap up these holidays - Cumberland Courier Newspapers | SCIS | Scoop.it
EXPERT knitters will have your children in stitches this school holidays as Whitlam Library prepares for this year's Wrap With Love program.
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School libraries and teacher-librarians in 21st century Australia ...

The Report of the Australian Parliament, House of Representatives, Education and Employment Committee's Inquiry into School Libraries and Teacher-librarians in.
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Addington School Library: New Books Term 2 Week 10 2011

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Addington Library: Christchurch, Canterbury, New Zealand: Addington School Library is a bright, colourful room full of books for every interest for every child at the school. Ms Blackburn is the Teacher in charge of the ...
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San Jose State University School of Library and Information Science

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Provider of online Library and Information Science courses and partner in the 2.011 online global conference
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Softlink to Distribute OverDrive eBooks in Australia « eBookNewser

Softlink to Distribute OverDrive eBooks in Australia « eBookNewser | SCIS | Scoop.it
“Softlink is excited to be a part of the eBook revolution in Australia. As a strong supporter of education in Australia, we look forward to assisting school libraries with enhancing their traditional collections and ...
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