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What are you reading this Memorial Day Weekend?

The fans are enjoying “Shut Up!” Our friend Michael Stuckly sent us this photo today. What a great way to spend the weekend! Get your copy now! 

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2nd Annual National Readathon Day

Tomorrow, May 21st 2016, is National Readathon day!

What, may you ask, is National Readathon Day? Well, allow me to grab their information STRAIGHT from the internet!! 541 more words

Blogging

National Read-a-thon Day!

Penguin Random House and the American Library Association are teaming up to bring us National Read-a-thon Day on May 21st. I’m really excited!
I’ve decided to focus on young adult, middle grade, and manga for my to-be-read pile because I tend to read those fairly quickly. 13 more words

Books

The 2016 State of America's Libraries report

According to the introduction of this year’s report….”Libraries today are less about what they have for people and more about what they do for and with people. 102 more words

General

Workshop: The Quest for Reproducible Science

The Association for Library Collections & Technical Services, a division of the American Library Association, is hosting a one-day workshop on issues of reproducibility.  The workshop will feature “scholars, librarians, and technologists” discussing “tools and techniques to manage data, enable research transparency, and promote reproducible science. 102 more words
NEWS & EVENTS

Librarianship Technology Competencies

What technology competencies do librarians and information professionals need? How do technology competencies enable an information organization to do more with their collection and service? While recognizing that it is impossible to stay abreast of all technology trends, policies, and best practices, there are many places a librarian can find guidance on what is needed to be competent in the profession. 3,348 more words

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