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In an attempt to blog more regularly, I’ve signed up for a challenge – so these posts will be in amongst all the other stuff I may be blogging. 1,082 more words

Information Literacy

Progress Report About the Society for Psychical Research’s Psi Encyclopedia

Carlos S. Alvarado, PhD, Research Fellow, Parapsychology Foundation

On September 17, 2016, I posted about the Psi Encyclopedia, a project organized by Robert McLuhan on behalf of the… 571 more words

Digital Resources

Tired of the news? The library can help!

As any follower of this blog is probably aware, here at the McAllen Public Library we strongly encourage civic engagement and following current events, as part our duties as responsible citizens. 673 more words

Current Events

Resource Introduction: Google for Education Training Center

Google is pretty committed to education. After all, they give educators and students free access to a wide range of tools and unlimited storage. But, their support for schools does not stop there. 101 more words

Digital Resources

The PhD and reading in the digital age

My research focuses upon how we read on screens, compared to printed pages. It’s a topic I’m profoundly interested in because of how our reading habits are changing right under our fingertips — this is especially so at a time when it seems that  626 more words

Monday Spotlight: Danville Native Pathfinders

Danville is home to many notable figures. The Pathfinder available at the Danville Public Library website provides guides to these various Danville natives. Here you may learn that Gene Hackman was briefly a camaraman for WDAN and that Bobby Short’s first solo album, … 12 more words

Monday Spotlight

March (Reading) Break

There are so many fun things to do over March break – how about relaxing with some super stories?

OWL Kids has some new ways to share stories that you might like to try. 33 more words