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Defining the role of teacher librarians for those who think we just look after books
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Official opening of our new library spaces

Official opening of our new library spaces | What is a teacher librarian? | Scoop.it
The first of April 2014 saw the grand, official, opening of Melbourne High School’s new library spaces, including a welcoming, attractive entrance, more spacious reading spaces, and study rooms. At...
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World Backup Day! Backup or risk losing everything

World Backup Day! Backup or risk losing everything | What is a teacher librarian? | Scoop.it
It's World Backup Day! Why should you back up? What's the big deal?   So back up! See the website for how to do it.
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What is your favourite chocolate? Data mining

What is your favourite chocolate? Data mining | What is a teacher librarian? | Scoop.it
Melbourne High School Library is committed to research of the highest order. Here is our latest data for students' chocolate preferences. (This will possibly be our collective research for PLP (Pro...
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Row, row, row your car on Chapel St River!

Row, row, row your car on Chapel St River! | What is a teacher librarian? | Scoop.it
There is a great deal of commotion on Chapel St outside the school (South Yarra Sports Centre side). It seems the road has lifted up and water has filled the road and part of footpaths on both side...
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Retro library signs - using old keyboard keys

Retro library signs - using old keyboard keys | What is a teacher librarian? | Scoop.it
Our first sign using an old keyboard. If anyone knows where to purchase old typewriter keys cheaply, I would appreciate it. I'm hoping to do signs for 'fiction', 'picture books', etc. using some in...
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Visit to Nossal High School Information Resource Centre

Visit to Nossal High School Information Resource Centre | What is a teacher librarian? | Scoop.it
All Melbourne High School staff travelled to Nossal High School in Berwick today for a professional meetup with the selective schools which also included MacRobertson High School and Suzanne Cory. ...
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Technolibrary: Design

Technolibrary:  Design | What is a teacher librarian? | Scoop.it
Design ideas for libraries
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A great collection of library design ideas.

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Why you should see Winter's Tale and other deep thoughts about stuff.

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The OPAC is Dead - The Digital Shift

The OPAC is Dead - The Digital Shift | What is a teacher librarian? | Scoop.it
Anyone who has heard me speak in the last decade or so has likely heard my mini-diatribe against the acronym “OPAC”. Besides being impenetrable jargon, it is thoroughly anachronistic. It owes its life to an extremely brief period of modern librarianship when we had automated circulation systems that didn’t have a publicly available instantiation. That …
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Teachers: Don’t Miss These 2013 Graphic Novels | Comic Book Legal Defense Fund

Teachers: Don’t Miss These 2013 Graphic Novels | Comic Book Legal Defense Fund | What is a teacher librarian? | Scoop.it
One of our missions here at CBLDF is promoting the use of comics and graphic novels in schools -- hence our publications Raising a Reader and CBLDF Present...
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Take a peek at the world's most exquisite libraries - CNN.com

Take a peek at the world's most exquisite libraries - CNN.com | What is a teacher librarian? | Scoop.it
Take a peek at the world's most exquisite libraries
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CC’s Next Generation Licenses — Welcome Version 4.0! - Creative Commons

CC’s Next Generation Licenses — Welcome Version 4.0! - Creative Commons | What is a teacher librarian? | Scoop.it
Creative Commons licenses provide a flexible range of protections and freedoms for authors, artists, and educators. We proudly introduce our 4.0 licenses, now available for adoption worldwide.
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John Green Gets Personal On Bullying And Gives Us All Hope

John Green Gets Personal On Bullying And Gives Us All Hope | What is a teacher librarian? | Scoop.it
You may know John Green from his cult-favorite YouTube channel vlogbrothers, extremely popular Young Adult books (including "The Fault In Our Stars") and for being the fearless leader for nerdfighters across the Internet.
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April Fool! (are we mean?)

April Fool! (are we mean?) | What is a teacher librarian? | Scoop.it
    We are sorry (a little bit).
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World Backup Day! Backup or risk losing everything

World Backup Day! Backup or risk losing everything | What is a teacher librarian? | Scoop.it
It's World Backup Day! Why should you back up? What's the big deal?   So back up! See the website for how to do it.
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Libraries Without Borders unveils a library in a box designed for refugees

Libraries Without Borders unveils a library in a box designed for refugees | What is a teacher librarian? | Scoop.it
Libraries Without Borders will unveil its latest project at the New York Public Library: The Ideas Box, a library in a box designed by Philippe Starck to be packed onto shipping pallets and sent to refugee camps.
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Fog, gloom, men in wigs - It's coming up to World Poetry Day

Fog, gloom, men in wigs - It's coming up to World Poetry Day | What is a teacher librarian? | Scoop.it
To celebrate World Poetry Day  we've decided to make a bit of a fuss in the library. We are grateful to Mr Blair Mahoney, English Teacher Extraordinaire, for contributing an eclectic and inspiratio...
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Squee! Our new light fitting is here.

The oversized box in a corner of the library has finally been unpacked to reveal our new light fitting. I have photos. That goes without saying (only I said it). It has been selected as a symbolic ...
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If you've got it, flaunt it - old books come out of the stacks

If you've got it, flaunt it - old books come out of the stacks | What is a teacher librarian? | Scoop.it
We have so many beautiful, old books out the back in our stacks, it's a shame not to display some of them. Beautiful covers, gorgeous spines and lovely prints inside should be enjoyed by all. Here ...
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Welcoming our parent volunteers to the library - afternoon tea

Welcoming our parent volunteers to the library - afternoon tea | What is a teacher librarian? | Scoop.it
Yesterday we enjoyed the annual parent volunteers afternoon tea in the library. We are so lucky to have such an enthusiastic group of parent volunteers who graciously donate their time to help us o...
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Guest post by Australian author, Michael Pryor, about his upcoming new book, 'Machine Wars'.

Guest post by Australian author, Michael Pryor, about his upcoming new book, 'Machine Wars'. | What is a teacher librarian? | Scoop.it
        I’m excited to be able to tell you all about my new book, to be released by Random House Australia in April 2014. It’s called Machine Wars, and it’s unrelated to any of my other series. Mac...
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How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love Social Media (Part 1) - guest post by Alexander Sheko

How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love Social Media (Part 1) - guest post by Alexander Sheko | What is a teacher librarian? | Scoop.it
I asked my son, Alexander Sheko, (also known as Sasha) to write a post about how he uses social media for his academic and personal pursuits. He is currently in his second year of Master of Urban P...
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What leadership has meant to me

What leadership has meant to me | What is a teacher librarian? | Scoop.it
Photo source: This year, by default, I've been head of library at Melbourne High School. At no point have I desired this position, and I'm happy to say that we have a wonderful head of library all ...
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25 Awesome DIY Ideas For Bookshelves

25 Awesome DIY Ideas For Bookshelves | What is a teacher librarian? | Scoop.it
These easy and clever bookshelves look so much cooler than anything you can buy from a store. Finding creative ways to display books can be just as alluring as any kind of art.
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Google's latest Chrome Experiment shows off an eagle's eye view of Middle-earth

Google's latest Chrome Experiment shows off an eagle's eye view of Middle-earth | What is a teacher librarian? | Scoop.it
Google has long used its Chrome Experiments as a way to show off the power of browser-based apps, and the latest one should appeal to fans of J.R.R. Tolkien and Peter Jackson's set of Middle-earth...

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