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The True Adventures of a High School Librarian: Library Aides: An Essential Part of a Well Balanced School Library Program

The True Adventures of a High School Librarian: Library Aides: An Essential Part of a Well Balanced School Library Program | Top News in Libraries | Scoop.it
"Library Aides: An Essential Part of a Well Balanced School Library Program" #libraries #tlchat https://t.co/k4QYnByVvz
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Obama and His Library: Go Small

Obama and His Library: Go Small | Top News in Libraries | Scoop.it
It should be more of an archive and less of a museum, more of a house, less of a shrine.

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Fe Angela M. Verzosa's curator insight, February 19, 2014 10:20 AM

..."there is something futile about trying to encapsulate a president’s life and accomplishments in a single building. Our knowledge about (and changing assessment of) any president are shaped by many sources: not only memoirs, biographies and declassified papers but also movies and even television docudramas."  Although Obama still has 3 years to complete his presidency, plans for his presidential library have begun.

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4 must-have iPad apps for librarians | eSchool News | eSchool News | 2

Apps are all the rage in classrooms, but what about the library? Here, we've chosen four great apps that students and librarians will love.
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The first bookless library: BiblioTech offers only e-books

The first bookless library: BiblioTech offers only e-books | Top News in Libraries | Scoop.it
BiblioTech ebook library, in addition to its catalog of 10,000 e-books, also provides a digital lifeline to a low-income neighborhood that sorely needs it.
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Not Your Mama’s Library Program: Lanyards give way to coding and power tools in summer tech camps nationwide - The Digital Shift

Not Your Mama’s Library Program: Lanyards give way to coding and power tools in summer tech camps nationwide - The Digital Shift | Top News in Libraries | Scoop.it
Computer coding programs and robotics are just some of the tools intrepid young patrons will be using this summer as school and public librarians nationwide gear up for technology camps.
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Library Consortium Tests Interlibrary Loans of e-Books

Library Consortium Tests Interlibrary Loans of e-Books | Top News in Libraries | Scoop.it
Three dozen academic libraries are teaming up with the Springer publishing company to pioneer a way to lend a fast-growing part of library holdings.
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School librarians in transition, pushed by cuts and pulled by technology | SouthCoastToday.com

School librarians in transition, pushed by cuts and pulled by technology | SouthCoastToday.com | Top News in Libraries | Scoop.it
In some schools, librarians have morphed into iPad-wielding tech whizzes, who preside over lively "Learning Commons." And in others, the days of the school librarian are just ... gone.
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