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Integrated Help Interface in Softlink’s latest update of Liberty and Oliver | Softlink

Integrated Help Interface in Softlink’s latest update of Liberty and Oliver | Softlink | Library Information and News | Scoop.it
Liberty and Oliver Version 5 Build 5 includes an integrated online help interface, improved current awareness, recommended resources, and more.
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Meet Book Mountain, the Netherland’s new jaw-dropping public library

Meet Book Mountain, the Netherland’s new jaw-dropping public library | Library Information and News | Scoop.it

Designed by the Dutch architectural firm MVRDV, Spijkenisse Book Mountain, as it’s officially known, is a pyramid-shaped, glass-encased public library that ”contains a spiraling trail of staircases, pathways and terraces that create a 480 metre-long route through five floors of bookshelves towards a cafe beneath the pyramid’s apex,” according to a review in Dezeen, an architecture and design magazine published in London.

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One man's DIY lending library

One man's DIY lending library | Library Information and News | Scoop.it
Nanie Guanlao has been running an informal library in Manila for 12 years - and he's determined to share his books with as many people as possible.
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libfocus - Irish library blog: Librarians out in force for CILIP Big Day 2012

libfocus - Irish library blog: Librarians out in force for CILIP Big Day 2012 | Library Information and News | Scoop.it
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How Does Your Boss See You?: Proof That Principals Value Librarians | School Library Journal

How Does Your Boss See You?: Proof That Principals Value Librarians | School Library Journal | Library Information and News | Scoop.it
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10 Quirky Libraries – Part I

10 Quirky Libraries – Part I | Library Information and News | Scoop.it
Nearly every library is quirky in its own way, but here are five which might be a bit more eccentric than most.
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Kansas City Public Library

Kansas City Public Library | Library Information and News | Scoop.it
gaksdesigns: “ Kansas City Public Library, Missouri. The building was designed by Dimensional Innovations. Local residents selected the titles of the books that are displayed on the bookshelf.
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Analysis: The libraries that have been taken over by volunteers

Analysis: The libraries that have been taken over by volunteers | Library Information and News | Scoop.it
An increasing number of local authorities are handing over the running of libraries to volunteers, but opponents question the long-term viability of such schemes.
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3 Geeks and a Law Blog: Consumption of Content Requires Organization. Sound Familiar Librarians?

3 Geeks and a Law Blog: Consumption of Content Requires Organization. Sound Familiar Librarians? | Library Information and News | Scoop.it
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Information resources for lawyers - free vs fee - www.InfoToday.eu

How can the information team help lawyers understand the features and benefits of free vs. fee resources - and support them in making the appropriate choices?
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Which library content providers are utilising mobile technologies? | m-libraries

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SCL » Blog Archive » Survey Reveals Librarians Second Only to Doctors in Public’s Trust

Survey Reveals Librarians Second Only to Doctors in Public’s Trust...
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Library 'at risk' becomes community hub and wins prestigious UK award | AMT Public

Library 'at risk' becomes community hub and wins prestigious UK award | AMT Public | Library Information and News | Scoop.it
A library and tourist information centre which was at risk of closure but fought back, increasing opening hours by 300% whilst saving its local authority 30% in costs, has won Britain's top award for town community projects.
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50 Essential Sites and People for School Librarians |

50 Essential Sites and People for School Librarians | | Library Information and News | Scoop.it

A comprehensive list of essential sites and people school librarians should know... From the 'Deep Librarian'. Excellent blog, great practical information and sources.

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In the Library with the Lead Pipe » Running the Library Race

In the Library with the Lead Pipe » Running the Library Race | Library Information and News | Scoop.it
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Snapshot of future library priorities

Snapshot of future library priorities | Library Information and News | Scoop.it
If you’re looking for a quick snapshot view of what the future priorities in public and academic libraries are, you may want to take a look at two brief reports on this topic. The data have b...
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Downloadable e-Books | Libraries | Gwynedd Council

Downloadable e-Books | Libraries | Gwynedd Council | Library Information and News | Scoop.it
Gwynedd library members now have free access to an e-book website as part of a national project funded by the Welsh Government.
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3 Geeks and a Law Blog: The Annual "Now, Why Am I Still Doing This?" Review

3 Geeks and a Law Blog: The Annual "Now, Why Am I Still Doing This?" Review | Library Information and News | Scoop.it
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Teacher/Librarian Collaboration – From a Teacher’s Perspective

I have recently written an article for the SLANZA Collected magazine on the topic of Teacher/Librarian Collaboration from a teacher perspective.  As part of that process, I asked my teaching collea...
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Why Gamify and What to Avoid in Library Gamification - ACRL TechConnect Blog

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