Food, Drinks, and Cafes in the School Library?
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Food, Drinks, and Cafes in the School Library?
The purpose of this resource is to provide teachers, students, and administrators with some helpful information about whether or not having food and a cafe in our school library would be a good idea.
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Bulldog Cafe in Wilson High School library offers students, staff a bookstore experience

Bulldog Cafe in Wilson High School library offers students, staff a bookstore experience | Food, Drinks, and Cafes in the School Library? | Scoop.it
Snacks, drinks bring new faces, boost circulation...
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Library Coffee Shops Gaining Grounds? | District Administration Magazine

Library Coffee Shops Gaining Grounds? | District Administration Magazine | Food, Drinks, and Cafes in the School Library? | Scoop.it
News, Articles and Community for district-level decision makers in K-12 education. Magazine published monthly, with daily news and blogs and online content. Archives available.
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Expanding the Library-or Redefining It? | Peer to Peer Review

Expanding the Library-or Redefining It? | Peer to Peer Review | Food, Drinks, and Cafes in the School Library? | Scoop.it

I'm all for allowing students to eat in libraries, and not in those "refreshment rooms" of my youth—dingy basement corners with chipped linoleum floors, flickering fluorescent lights, and a row of vending machines selling bad coffee and packets of stale snacks.

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Cushing Academy Library near Boston Embraces Digital Future, Discards Entire Book Collection, Invests in E-books and Coffee | At Your Library

Cushing Academy Library near Boston Embraces Digital Future, Discards Entire Book Collection, Invests in E-books and Coffee | At Your Library | Food, Drinks, and Cafes in the School Library? | Scoop.it

Say goodbye to the reference desk. To replace the element of the library that used to help students locate books, information, and resources, the library directors are building a coffee shop, complete with a $12,000 cappuccino machine

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Houston high school replaces its library with a coffee bar: Why that's smart learning - 2010-Nov-26

Houston high school replaces its library with a coffee bar: Why that's smart learning - 2010-Nov-26 | Food, Drinks, and Cafes in the School Library? | Scoop.it
There's something deeply impressive about a good library — like the refurbished Julia Ideson or the library at Cambridge's Trinity College, so majestic and historic it's easy to imagine greats ...
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Lamar High's Library Ousts Books, Re-Opens as Coffee Shop - Houston News - Hair Balls

Lamar High's Library Ousts Books, Re-Opens as Coffee Shop - Houston News - Hair Balls | Food, Drinks, and Cafes in the School Library? | Scoop.it
Just adding a coffee shop to a neighborhood library so people can feel like they're in Starbucks and ultra...
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Libraries with Coffee Shops - Professionaltips

Libraries with Coffee Shops - Professionaltips | Food, Drinks, and Cafes in the School Library? | Scoop.it

ALA Wiki that contains information on libraries with coffee shops.

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Book Chase: High School Coffee Shops

Book Chase: High School Coffee Shops | Food, Drinks, and Cafes in the School Library? | Scoop.it

Blog Post about pros and cons of coffee shops and food use in the school library.

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High school libraries luring students with coffee

High school libraries luring students with coffee | Food, Drinks, and Cafes in the School Library? | Scoop.it
Coffeehouses are springing up in high school libraries around the country, marking a departure from the days when librarians prohibited food, drinks and talking.
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Unquiet Library Has High-Schoolers Geeked | American Libraries Magazine

Unquiet Library Has High-Schoolers Geeked | American Libraries Magazine | Food, Drinks, and Cafes in the School Library? | Scoop.it

The Creekview library offers 60 desktop computers and a variety of furniture that can accommodate over 70 students. Food and drinks are allowed; in fact, two teachers host a coffee shop there every morning.

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GooHigh school coffee shop gives life-skills students work experience

GooHigh school coffee shop gives life-skills students work experience | Food, Drinks, and Cafes in the School Library? | Scoop.it

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 http://yourpenntrafford.com/penntraffordstar/article/high-school-coffee-shop-gives-life-skills-students-work-experience

 

The shop is open to Penn-Trafford students and staff from about 7:45 to 10:30 a.m. Coffee, tea and hot chocolate are served, and proceeds benefit a new charity each month.

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