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I Ask You: What Is On Your #HOLDSHELF?

Why the triumphant pose? The monthly photo roundup of hold shelves across the country is back. This month, the gallery will be over at Watch. Connect. Read. Here’s how to get in on the action:

  1. Locate a shelf used as a waiting area for books your patrons have put on hold.
  2. Photograph/video/Vine that thing like no tomorrow.
  3. Email your photo/video to mrschureads (at) gmail (dot) com, or tweet it @MrSchuReads with the hashtag #holdshelf. Submit your hold shelf pictures by Sunday, March 29. The gallery will go up at Watch. Connect. Read. the following day.
About Travis Jonker

Travis Jonker is an elementary school librarian in Michigan. He writes reviews (and the occasional article or two) for School Library Journal and is a member of the 2014 Caldecott committee. You can email Travis at scopenotes@gmail.com, or follow him on Twitter: @100scopenotes.


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