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Novice Needing Help with the Set Up of New Library

I have been asked to set up a library for my church's new school. So far I have collected books and inventoried them (made an excel spreads…

Started by Tricia Atkins

2 Jun 3, 2018
Reply by kvadiwala is hiring is hiring a library director to manage and grow our digital collection of resources about children's and young adult book…

Started by Nick Glass

0 Feb 22, 2017

What reference books do you feel are necessary in an elementary library?

I am wondering what to do with these dusty encyclopedias, dictionaries, and fact books.  I do think elementary students should learn how to…

Started by Shelly Haskell

10 Oct 24, 2016
Reply by Lisa Rutledge

Adding Foreign Language Collection

I am looking for any advice about creating a new foreign language collection in the library. I have ordered about 30 new titles in Spanish…

Started by Ashley Fetterolf

9 Mar 3, 2016
Reply by Javier Santovenia Diaz

Elf on the Library Shelf

Has anyone done anything of the sort in their library?  Something fun, and scavenger huntish?  we want to use it as a way to collect names…

Started by Elaine

1 Dec 16, 2013
Reply by Stacy Nemec

3d Printers in HS library

Does anyone have any experience housing/managing them in the library, or have suggestions on how to request financial aid from PTSAs or oth…

Started by Elaine

0 Jun 12, 2013

from classroom to library (hopefully!)

I am planning on making the switch from 2nd grade to library after this school year.  Anyone else make a similar move to this?  Any advice?…

Started by Aubrey Payne

3 Jan 7, 2012
Reply by Jeanne Marino

PhD in Library Science

I saw the editorial in SLJ this month about the great distance PhD program at the University of North Texas and was encouraged because I ha…

Started by Susan H

13 Oct 17, 2011
Reply by Marielle Veve

library marketing & school buses

Has anyone had experience using the school bus for "ad space" to encourage and remind students of library services, etc.?   Would love to g…

Started by Elaine

0 May 24, 2011

Library Student Usage - checkins and checkouts

Our administration wants us to record the date and time students enter the library afterschool and when they leave. We currently use studen…

Started by L.E. Spear

2 Feb 3, 2011
Reply by L.E. Spear


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