“As a librarian, I always feel like I have to share what resources are out there and the best of what is out there,” says St. Louis school librarian Katie Voss, who created an online LibGuide of materials related to the shooting of Michael Brown in Ferguson, MO.
Kindle Unlimited and Libraries | Opinion Library Journal And when it comes to curation, there is perhaps no more talented group than librarians, and this knowledge can be the basis for building a digital brand and a loyal audience.
Hear librarians share their personal stories and thoughts on how they strengthen the healthcare community through their research and dependability.Filmed at the MLA Conference in Chicago, 2014 (MT @wkhealth: How do med librarians make a difference?
The NASIG Core Competencies Task Force (CCTF) is seeking comment on a draft of the Core Competencies for Print Serials Librarians. This document adds to the NASIG Core Competencies for Electronic Resources Librarians by describing the skills that librarians need to manage physical format serials in today’s libraries.
Center for Research on Globalization “Agri-terrorism”? Feds Shut Down Seed Library in Pennsylvania Center for Research on Globalization In yet another example of the federal government's war on self-sufficiency, the U.S.
Keynote from the BLA Conference, July 2014. #BLAle14 This talk is all about communuication - specifically about how to make your communication stand out amid a… (RT @deanhendrix: This slideshare on #libraries communications is brilliant.
"Even after all the school closings, CPS still can't find the money to hire librarians for about half its schools."
In other words, we don't have a shortage of certified librarians. We have a shortage of money to pay the librarians.
But just to double check, I called Marci Merola, an official with the American Library Association, which happens to be located right here in Chicago.
"If Barbara Byrd-Bennett is looking for certified librarians, I can send her a bunch of resumes of librarians who are looking for jobs," Merola said. "There are many universities graduating librarians every year."
So there you have it Ms. Byrd-Bennett—call Marci! You can find her number in the book.
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