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  1. New school initiative backs tech-ready librariansRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 19, 2016 | District Administration

    ... books to technology and to STEM competency," says Tom Murray, digital learning director for the alliance. School libraries are a unique place where CIOs, administrators and librarians have a "shared strategic interest" to promote technological ...

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  2. Digital reading program takes literacy to new levelRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 28, 2016 | District Administration

    ... growth. "We really saw this increasing access and equity for all students," Benigni says. "Some students have vast libraries at home; others students don't. myON gives every student a very diverse online library." In a district with 70 percent of ...

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  3. Research revolution in schoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 11, 2015 | District Administration

    ... But the Internet's speed and ubiquity have created new challenges, educators say. Students can access the virtual libraries in their smartphone with no adult supervision, shifting the traditional teacher-student balance of power. "In the old days, ...

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  4. The latest civics and current events curriculum programsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 12, 2015 | District Administration

    ... A free service for social studies teachers, C-SPAN Classroom memberships give educators access to their own libraries to store videos clips, lesson plans, handouts and other supplementary materials. Content covers various civics topics such as ...

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  5. 'Library for 21st Century' reopens at UBRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | WNED

    ... books aren't found in the renovated facility, most of the four million volumes located in the university's other libraries can be retrieved. "It's technology-rich space that celebrates the mission of the university and reflects the changing ...

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  6. Booktrack Classroom Enhances Platform With Microsoft Technology To...Read the original story

    6 hrs ago | Customer Interaction Solutions

    Booktrack is a reading technology platform that synchronizes movie-style soundtracks of music and ambient audio to eBooks and Audiobooks, creating an immersive reading experience that has been proven to increase comprehension by 17%, retention by 30%, and reading satisfaction by 35% in students.* Booktrack Classroom helps forward-thinking educators ignite a passion for reading and creative writing in their students by employing a modern approach to teaching in a new and innovative way. Students can choose from a large selection of books or write their own, easily add a soundtrack, and then publish their booktracked story for their classmates to read.

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  7. 18 things to do in Boulder County today, Aug. 25, 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Daily Camera

    ... 303-447-2074 or boulderbookstore.net . Mapping the Majestic: 100 Years of the National Park Service The University Libraries at CU Boulder are pleased to present an exhibition of maps celebrating the National Park Service's 100th anniversary. ...

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  8. Recorded Books Launches Qello Concerts Streaming ServiceRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | PRWeb

    Qello Concerts is an ideal fit for libraries, and we are honored to bring these incredible concert films and music documentaries to global library markets. Recorded Books, Inc. has partnered with streaming service Qello Concerts to provide public libraries with the world's largest collection of full-length concerts and music documentaries.

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  9. September Topanga Library EventsRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Messenger

    ... Your Library, Your Community -Saturday, August 27, 10 a.m. Join us for an open discussion about the future of libraries with Library Director Skye Patrick. As we continue to evolve and strive to meet the needs of our customers, we must take ...

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  10. Meet L.A. County's New Library Director, Saturday, August 27Read the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Messenger

    Don't miss "Your Voice, Your Library, Your Community," on Saturday, August 27, and the unique opportunity to meet with L.A. County's new Library Director, Skye Patrick. She wants to listen to your ideas and desires for the Topanga Library, as well as share her vision for the County of Los Angeles Public Library.

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  11. New mobile library plan after closureRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | York Press

    ... that her main concern had to be the safety of staff and public, but Haxby was one of Explore's most used and loved libraries and added: "It is really important to us that we use this opportunity to develop new partnerships as we develop both short ...

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  12. Program launched to Hhelp provide internet access to students at homeRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | District Administration

    ... and www.twitter.com/sprint . The Charlotte Mecklenburg Library is one of America's leading urban public libraries, serving a community of more than one million citizens in Mecklenburg County, North Carolina. Through 20 locations, targeted outreach ...

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  13. Coming soon to City of Vincent corners...free 24/7 vergeside librariesRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Sydney Morning Herald

    They are free libraries open 24 hours a day, seven days a week with no late fees, no library cards and no need to return the books. And they will soon be arriving in the City of Vincent.

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  14. Photo: N/A, License: N/A, Created: 2016:08:12 12:24:12Read the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Suburban Weekly

    ... recently had several teams compete in the annual Lackawanna County Battle of the Books competition. Teams from libraries around the county consisted of three to five participants who read five pre-selected books and then answered questions on each ...

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  15. In 2017, LO Reads will orbit around 'Rise of Rocket Girls' - Thursday, 25 August 2016 02:00Read the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | The Newberg Graphic

    'Rise of the Rocket Girls: The Women Who Propelled Us, from Missiles to the Moon to Mars' has been selected as the Lake Oswego Reads title for 2017 - the second nonfiction work in a row for the annual citywide reading program.

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  16. Dubai Culture supports DEWA's 'Let's Make this Summer Green' campaignRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Al Bawaba

    ... a happier environment for UAE nationals and residents alike. The Dubai Public Library network includes eight libraries for adults and another seven for children, as well as multi-purpose halls, classrooms. All branches of the Dubai Public Library ...

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  17. St Michael's celebrates Book Week | photosRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | South Coast Register

    ... or use a book, then we find our way around the library, so they're learning the Dewey Decimal System, because our libraries are still organised that way and then we read to the children," Mrs McKenna said. "With older children we have activities ...

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  18. Witness the Olympic skill of these 'synchronised shelving' librariansRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | Mashable

    ... for some book worms to show us what they're made of. Synchronised shelving is the creation of Invercargill City Libraries and Archives in New Zealand, who have uploaded a video demonstrating the sport for its potential selection. Witness the flair ...

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  19. Aug. 25: EpiPens, the homeless and public sector salariesRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | New York Daily News

    ... open, they come in with their bags of trash they've collected. And whatever happened to the "no noise" rule that libraries from here to California enforced with am iron hand? No noise meant exactly that. God forgive me for saying this, but give me ...

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  20. IBM TS4500 R3 Tape Library GuideRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | Safari Books Online

    ... System (ALMS): ALMS supports dynamic storage management, which enables users to create and change logical libraries and configure any drive for any logical library. Support for the IBM TS1150 tape drive: The TS1150 gives organizations an easy way to ...

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