885 schools get mobile libraries

All nine provinces of South Africa now offer a mobile library service to schools without libraries of their own, and the substantial operating costs of this service have been trimmed, thanks to Bridgestone’s ongoing tyre sponsorship of the fleet.

Source: citizen.co.za

Great initiative! 

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A library without a librarian…is a room

Why we need school libraries? http://t.co/WbBJauBTjL http://t.co/6EkPmSaZkx

Source: kimyeo.global2.vic.edu.au

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Finding Common Ground for Librarians in Information Literacy

Many students are approaching research incorrectly and it’s greatly hurting information literacy. In this presentation we tackle how to solve this issue so stu…

Source: www.slideshare.net

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A Media Specialist’s Guide to the Internet: Cartoons Only a Teacher-Librarian Would Love!

Fun collection of cartoons for Teacher-Librarians http://t.co/Oo3neq5mgH @cybrarian77 #tlchat #library

Source: mediaspecialistsguide.blogspot.fr

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School committee approves digital literacy curriculum for libraries – Sippican Week

the old rochester regional school committee approved a new four-part library media curriculum on wednesday night with the goal of increasing students’ “digital literacy.”
the curriculum will …

Source: sippican.villagesoup.com

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Why are school libraries essential? | I Love Libraries

Why are school libraries essential? http://t.co/jfSLy3o5jJ #librarylove #schoollibraries #engagehb #researchmatters

Source: www.ilovelibraries.org

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If we stop telling kids what to read, they might start reading again

It’s an age old question, but with new evidence.

Source: www.washingtonpost.com

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