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ALA Media Awards – Books I love!

In February, I eagerly watched the announcements for the 2015 ALA Youth Media Awards. These awards are a professional highlight and the final selections never cease to surprise me! Though there will always be debate over what makes the final … Continue reading

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Oh yes, the books!

Do you ever feel so busy juggling your <insert a thousand library related duties here> along with ‘big projects’, faculty meetings, team meetings, committee meetings, collaborative meetings, research lessons, EMAIL, Libguide design, and oh yes, working with students, teaching classes, … Continue reading

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Inventing a Special Bond: Book Review of Sue Monk Kidd’s Invention of Wings

Jim Trelease, author of The Read Aloud Handbook, once assessed the value of reading as not just developing IQ, but developing HQ—the heart quotient. The desire to create bonds through reading drew me into the career path of librarianship 23 … Continue reading

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