WebJunction News Archives

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    Social Library, Library Card Sign-up Month Edition

    We're pleased to present this special September edition of our Social Library series highlighting Library Card Sign-up Month. In its 30th year, this month-long celebration provides the opportunity for libraries to promote the benefits of having a lib...

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    Shoestring Digital Media Lab: How one little underfunded library made it happen

    The year was 2012 and several large public libraries were pioneering high-tech digital medial labs as an innovative approach to engaging a diverse audience of teens. Tameca Beckett attended PLA in Philadelphia as the Youth Services Librarian for Laur...

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    Librarians Who Wikipedia: Bob Kosovsky, New York Public Library

    Eleven years ago, Bob Kosovsky of New York Public Library started his Wikipedia journey. Today, he considers editing to be a part of his library outreach work. Indeed, thanks to creating more than 40 articles, he has directed web users' attention to ...

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    Greetings from Hot Springs Library!
    Hot Springs, NC

    Get a quick postcard glimpse of the progress that Hot Springs Library is making as they transform their chosen space into one that incorporates active learning and meets the needs of their community.

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    Greetings from Ignacio Community Library!
    Ignacio, CO

    Get a quick postcard glimpse of the progress that Ignacio Community Library is making as they transform their chosen space into one that incorporates active learning and meets the needs of their community.

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    Greetings from Glenns Ferry Public Library!
    Glenns Ferry, ID

    Get a quick postcard glimpse of the progress that Glenns Ferry Public Library is making as they transform their chosen space into one that incorporates active learning and meets the needs of their community.

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    Free September Webinars for Library Staff

    In true back-to-school fashion, September brings a wealth of learning opportunities for library staff, trustees and friends. From fundraising to partnerships, and from teamwork to teens, this list is sure to bring you new insights and inspiration. Th...

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    Social Library, Volume 90

    We continue our Social Library series with this latest edition featuring dogs and dinosaurs, a mobile kitchen, and some of the innovative ways libraries are using Facebook features. Thank you to all these libraries for their great work and if you'd l...

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    Attributes of a Modern Library

    How does your library rate on the key attributes of a "modern library?" Beyond Access, an organization that works with some of the smallest and most resource-challenged libraries in the world, compiled a graphic checklist of the basic quali...

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    Learning Together: WebJunction Webinar at Library In-Service Training

    WebJunction provides certificates for viewing our webinars, whether attending live or accessing recordings in our Course Catalog. We also offer certificates to those attending as a group. When registering for an upcoming webinar, you can indicate you...