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Games and libraries: Campaspe Regional Libraries

Today’s post comes from our Australian Country Ambassador, Jenny Mustey. Campaspe Regional Library is in northern Victoria and serves a regional population of over 35,000 spread across more than 4,500 square kilometres. 414 more words

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Public Libraries: STEM, Maker Spaces & the State of Modern Education

Please read this article. He makes an important point. The headline, as always, is composed to be divisive—his argument is more nuanced than the headline lets on. 669 more words

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The School of Informatics and Computing at Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis is hosting a MOOC on Public Library User Experience that sounds pretty interesting.

The objectives of the course are:

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Discussion topic: Games and libraries

This week’s discussion topic will look at the connection between libraries and games – this seems to be as varied as the types of libraries… 393 more words

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Different libraries around the world: working across sectors

For the final post in our discussion topic around different types of libraries, we’ve invited ILN supporter Anne Hocking to write about her experiences working in different sectors. 1,114 more words

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Public Libraries 2020 Project

Public Libraries 2020 is a project helping 65,000 European libraries change lives by building stronger local communities. On the project’s YouTube channel you can see examples of how creative libraries can be in implementing the goal.  139 more words

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3D and Arduino

AACPL recently received a grant for 3D printers and a group of us were trained on how to use it and Arduino.

I’ve never had a chance to interact with a 3D printer so it was a fun experience. 102 more words

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