Each month I share some of my favorite links from the world of libraries and librarianship. Enjoy!
In case you missed it, I was featured on Joyce Valenza’s NeverEnding Search Blog on School Library Journal! Never in my wildest dreams did I think my little blog would end up on hers. Many thanks to Joyce for her kindness.
Good News for Kindle Users
Library Journal with Amazon Launches New Program That Provides Readers to Early Access to Some Books
Interesting Article on Common Core & Readability
Valerie Strauss at the Washington Post with Common Core: How Are Books Judged?
And the ‘Meanest Library’ Award Goes to…
Consumerist with You Can Go to Jail for an Overdue Library Book
Best. PowerPoint. Ever.
A Media Specialist’s Guide to the Internet with You Suck At PowerPoint
On My Christmas Wish List
Book Riot’s Quarterly Subscription Box
Great Slide Show on Weeding
Library Grits with Weeding Inspired Creativity
The Busy Librarian with Major Decisions Infographic
2 Articles that Make Me Glad to Be a School Librarian Instead of a Public Librarian
- SF Weekly with Doody Decimal System
- Roz Warren (via LIS News) with The @#%& Joys of Library Work
Excellent News for Travelers With E-Readers!
CNET with FAA Green-Lights Gadget Use During Entire Flight
Best-Named Library Pinterest Board
Passive-Aggressive Library unMarketing
Most Useful Fundraising Post
A Media Specialist’s Guide to the Internet with 10 Fundraising Ideas Without Having to Sell Products