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Twitter for Professional Development

Up until last month I was a fairly irregular Twitter user. If I was at a conference I would probably tweet it, for my own future reference just as much, if not more than, sharing information with others. 1,008 more words


Local Libraries Open House - Conference Hotel Neighborhood edition

If you are staying at (or near) the Grand Hyatt, these last two libraries participating in the open house are easy to reach on foot. 374 more words


Libraries, Anxiety & Mangoes

A recent study from the Department for Culture, Media, and Sport claims that visiting our local libraries makes us as happy as a £1,359 pay rise. 879 more words

Birthday Book Club!

Here is Caleb in third grade who generously donated a graphic novel The Silver Six, by A.J. Lieberman and Darren Rawlings. A group of orphans are thrown together under mysterious circumstances and escape to an uninhabited moon. 57 more words


LBPSB elementary school librarians and Board Librarian, Raphaella Dixon, all part of Educational Services,  made a splash and won a well deserved  MELS Recognition Award for Reading in the English sector for their… 95 more words


if they are unkempt, missing teeth, otherwise lack of personal pride.

This anonymous interview is with a public librarian who has been a member of a hiring or search committee. This librarian works at a library with 10-50 staff members in a Rural area in the Western US  329 more words


Toddler Time: Elephants

Elephants are adorable, right? I feel that they are one of the most recognizable animals out there for the younger set.

Opening Song: My Hands Say Hello… 477 more words