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Lost and found PMO emails yet another Wright-Duffy plot twist

Lost and found PMO emails yet another Wright-Duffy plot twist | Technology and libraries | Scoop.it
The prime minister was out promoting his new hockey book 'A Great Game.' But Parliament and the RCMP were only interested in the mystery of the suddenly retrievable PMO emails, Chris Hall writes.
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That HARPER.  uP TO HIS OLD TRICKS.

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Teens Need Libraries

Libraries are an important resource for our youth. Don't let them be without libraries. Learn more about how you can support libraries here: http://tinyurl.c... (Pls retweet: Teens need #libraries. Learn why from the teens themselves.
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Are eBooks Too Cheap?

Are eBooks Too Cheap? | Technology and libraries | Scoop.it
By Melissa Foster for IndieReader There’s a lot of controversy circulating throughout the publishing industry about the pricing of ebooks, and it’s a significant topic that warrants discussion.
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A World of Knowledge: 50 Different Views of Education

A World of Knowledge: 50 Different Views of Education | Technology and libraries | Scoop.it

"Education sprouts in many forms depending on how you look at it. Our views of what it should look like and how it should materialize depend on our value of it and our experience with it...

Take a tour of 50 different views of education that somehow find a similar note:  Education must change."


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Beth Dichter's curator insight, November 19, 2013 10:28 PM

The views of education are diverse and this post presents 50 views. So what are they? Below are five of the fifty. You may find it necessary to head over to the post to learn just what the name means.

* From the Ground Up (think Sir Ken Robinson)

* Talking Education (think TedEd and YouTube)

* School in the Clouds

* Competency Based Education

* Disrupting Innovation

Click through to learn more about these five plus 45 more. Each entry provides a link for additional information.

Donald Herrera's curator insight, November 19, 2013 10:56 PM

50 Perspectivas Diferentes de la Educación

Max Arias's curator insight, November 20, 2013 1:26 PM

very interesting article to read.

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Google Scholar Blog: Google Scholar Library

Google Scholar Blog: Google Scholar Library | Technology and libraries | Scoop.it
So this might be a big deal: Google Scholar Library. Google does citation management. http://t.co/0T4W9Ih4VH
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Welcome the Vancouver Public Library to The Commons! « Flickr Blog

Welcome the Vancouver Public Library to The Commons! « Flickr Blog | Technology and libraries | Scoop.it
Another great institution is joining The Commons today. We are happy to welcome the Vancouver Public Library! Funded by the City of Vancouver, the Vancouver Public Library is the third largest public library system in ...
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14 Web Tools For Teaching Without Student Logins - Edudemic

14 Web Tools For Teaching Without Student Logins - Edudemic | Technology and libraries | Scoop.it
What happens when you or your students forget your online password? You should start using some of these web tools for teaching without student logins.

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Catherine Ricoul's curator insight, November 20, 2013 2:21 PM
… voire pour contourner des plateformes verrouillées à double tour…
marc augier's curator insight, November 22, 2013 5:13 AM

Quelques petits outils sympa à utiliser avec modération

Lee Hall's curator insight, November 26, 2013 2:44 PM

It is wonderful to have sites that neither you nor your students have to create or remember logins.

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Mobile at the Library | Office Hours - Library Journal

Mobile at the Library | Office Hours - Library Journal | Technology and libraries | Scoop.it
Mobile at the Library | Office Hours
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msapplestorenyc 170x170 Mobile at the Library | Office Hours I unpacked (slowly, slowly) my new iPhone 5S in a major moment of personal technolust.
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LJ Index 2013: Find Your Library - Library Journal

LJ Index 2013: Find Your Library - Library Journal | Technology and libraries | Scoop.it
Whether or not your library has been given a star rating, you can benefit from finding peers in your expenditure category and comparing stats. For the scores for all libraries included in this round of the LJ Index, download this ...
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Hardcover Sales Growth Outpacing Ebooks In 2013

Hardcover Sales Growth Outpacing Ebooks In 2013 | Technology and libraries | Scoop.it
There's a book category that's showing big growth in 2013 but it's not ebooks. Hardcover book sales in the U.S. are up over 10% through the first eight months of 2013, according to the latest numbers from the Association of American Publishers.
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