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LS 502 Research Methods Journal Entry #37

In last Thursday night’s class, we were asked to volunteer what we found in theorizing how we would get the funding for our proposed research projects and how we would disseminate the results. 360 more words

Research Methods LS 502

Unlimited Possibilities

To celebrate National Library Week I interviewed students about why they use their school library. Their answers are definitely food for thought.

Teen Librarians

This week the American Library Association published 2014’s list of most banned and challenged books. Topping the list is Sherman Alexie’s The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian… 548 more words

Book Banning

State Blue Books and Encyclopedias

State Blue Books and Encyclopedias
Source: American Library Association Government Documents Roundtable (State and Local Documents Task Force)

Welcome to SLDTF’s wiki for State blue books and State Encyclopedias.

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Government And Politics

National Library Week: Online Libraries

Did you know that there are online libraries? Continuing with our National Library Week theme, I wanted to take some time to give you some resources to some of the coolest online library sites.  516 more words

National Library Week

Frequently challenged books of last year - American Library Association

Every year during National Library Week, the American Library Association publishes a list of the most “challenged” or complained about books in America. By “challenged”, they mean books that people would like to censor or ban. 64 more words


Today is National Bookmobile Day 2015

The first public library I ever visited was a bookmobile. Every week the bookmobile parked next to my elementary school . I remember climbing the steps into the bus, and walking down the aisle lined with books. 193 more words