Link Du Jour: Attention School Librarians
If you’re a school librarian, you’re gonna want to check out School Libraries: Whatâ€™s Now, Whatâ€™s Next, Whatâ€™s Yet to Come. The brainchild of Buffy Hamilton andÂ Kristin Fontichiaro, this free, downloadable e-book is a crowdsourced collection of essays from folks in the library field.
When I downloaded it I had to check my outfit to make sure I wasn’t suddenly in the future (nope, no shiny jumpsuit to be seen). Why the futuristic visions? When I saw that the book was available I downloaded it and was enjoying it on my unnamed e-reader device in a matter of moments – this whole “access to information” thing can be pretty nice. Anyway, since things are getting all futuristic, I’m off to eat some of this…
Click here to download School Libraries: Whatâ€™s Now, Whatâ€™s Next, Whatâ€™s Yet to Come.
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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 firstname.lastname@example.org, or follow him on Twitter: @100scopenotes.
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