Favstar gets even better if you sign in.
Say it with me people: school libraries are not just about checking out books and accessing databases.
Libraries: Invest in your staff, your people-- they are the greatest resource you have in elevating your service to the community.
Librarianship: less "look at us!", less drinking of the Kool-Aid. More evidence based practice, more discernment. PLEASE.
For those who have lost a mother and those who will "The Unmothered." http://m.newyorker.com/online/blogs/books/2014/05/the-unmothered.html?utm_source=dlvr.it&utm_medium=twitter … Thank you @robinhosemann
It really doesn't matter what the rest of the world thinks of your library. What about your community? And not just the affluent...
Advances in Citation Management Technologies: How Do They Shape Inquiry and Literacies? | The Unquiet Librarian http://theunquietlibrarian.wordpress.com/2014/03/04/advances-in-citation-management-technologies-how-do-they-shape-inquiry-and-literacies/ …
As a school librarian, I am beyond troubled by so much in this article: http://www.newsworks.org/index.php/local/item/66919-philly-starts-handing-out-library-cards-to-students-who-didnt-request-them?linktype=dst_share …
America's 10 Most Unique Libraries (PHOTOS) http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2014/07/01/library-photos_n_5545321.html?utm_hp_ref=books …
I am thankful for my 90 year old neighbor Mrs. Jo who somehow knew I needed a pick me up phone call this evening.
Enjoyed a few giggles as we laughed and sang a few lines of the Sonny and Cher classic, a song I would not expect from her, lol.
MakerBot Comes To Select Home Depot Stores http://techcrunch.com/2014/07/14/makerbot-comes-to-select-home-depot-stores/?ncid=twittersocialshare … via @techcrunch
The last time I checked, literacy is more than just reading. I continue to be baffled by summer library programs fixated on just reading.
Writing in Libraries: Processes and Pathways to Inquiry and Learning | DMLcentral http://dmlcentral.net/blog/buffy-hamilton/writing-libraries-processes-and-pathways-inquiry-learning … via @buffyjhamilton @skm428
Theory of Knowledge, Social Media and Connected Learning in High School http://dmlcentral.net/blog/howard-rheingold/theory-knowledge-social-media-and-connected-learning-high-school … from @hrheingold via @dmlresearchhub
Even sadder? Library admin who do not know the first damn thing about any kind of literacy making decisions that perpetuate inequity.
What NOT to say to a person who is facing first Christmas w/o a parent: "It won't be this way forever."
Librarian and teacher who loves learning, critical literacy, stories, music, dogs, poetry, participatory learning; 2011 LJ Mover and Shaker.
Stats can't be shown as @buffyjhamilton has never signed in to Favstar.