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In the Beginning

Today was my very first day as a part-time library page at my local library.

Is it disheartening to be working 14 hours a week in an extremely entry-level position at a library, having just finished my Master’s? 388 more words

Correctional Librarianship

Learn how to apply, teach and promote visual literacy in your library

Facet Publishing have announced the release of Visual Literacy for Libraries: A practical, standards-based guide.

The importance of images and visual media in today’s culture is changing what it means to be literate in the 21st century. 219 more words


Growing Young Writers

Recently, I was asked how the school’s media coordinator and media program might support students’ writing as well as their reading. When people think of the media center, the image that probably pops up first in most people’s mind is a stack of books. 580 more words


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إسماعيل فهد إسماعيل روائي كويتي مواليد 1940 العراق ، حصل على بكالوريوس أدب ونقد من المعهد العالي للفنون المسرحية في الكويت ، و هو يعد أحد الأعلام البارزة و المؤسسين للرواية في الكويت . 10 more words


Ladies In Sports Conference Holds In Lagos In June 2016 (LIS 2016)

Spurred by the need to give women a bigger platform and an avenue to network and create a common front, Popular sports Journalist Tega Onojaife has put together the first edition of a sports conference for women tagged “Ladies In Sports” or LIS for short. 145 more words


Walking Back the Cat

A few years ago, I read a book called Walk Back the Cat (by Pamela Binnings Ewen). At some point, one of the characters (I don’t remember which) explains to another that the phrase “walk back the cat” means to trace the steps backward. 587 more words