Category Archives: Librarians

Library Workers: Facts & Figures

Title:Library Workers: Facts & Figures Author:Department For Professional Employees, USA Full Text & Source:http://dpeaflcio.org/programs-publications/issue-fact-sheets/library-workers-facts-figures/ The Internet, Online, 01/07/2016 Sample Text: Libraries and library staff provide essential services for schools, universities, and communities.  Americans use libraries for free, reliable, and organized … Continue reading

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You are not what you read

Title: You are not what you read Author: Sam Thielman, The Guardian Newspaper Full Text & Source: https://www.theguardian.com/us-news/2016/jan/13/us-library-records-purged-data-privacy The Internet, Online, 27/06/2016 Sample Text: US libraries are doing something even the most security-conscious private firm would never dream of: deleting … Continue reading

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Create Reading Happiness: Librarians matter now more than ever

Title:Create Reading Happiness: Librarians matter now more than ever Author: Adam Sockel, OverDrive Blogs Full Text & Source: http://blogs.overdrive.com/general/2016/04/01/create-reading-happiness-librarians-matter-now-more-t The Internet, Online, 01/06/2016 Sample Text: Librarians provide not just access to endless knowledge but they also know how to help … Continue reading

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Professional Reading for Librarians

Title:Professional Reading for Librarians Published By: Pinterest Full Text & Source: https://www.pinterest.com/peterals/professional-reading-for-librarians/ The Internet, Online, 30/05/2016 Sample Text: Visual Literacy for Libraries: A Practical, Standards-Based Guide – Books / Professional Development – Books for Academic Librarians – New Products – … Continue reading

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13 Things Librarians Won’t Tell You

Title: 13 Things Librarians Won’t Tell You Author: Michelle Crouch, Reader’s Digest Full Text & Source: http://www.rd.com/advice/work-career/librarians-wont-tell-you/ The Internet, Online, 14/05/2016 Sample Text: 1. Our most popular 
e-book? Fifty Shades of Grey. Everyone wanted to read it—but nobody wanted anyone … Continue reading

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Librarian’s role in creating readers

Title: Librarian’s role in creating readers Author:National Library of New Zealand Full Text & Source:http://schools.natlib.govt.nz/creating-readers/creating-readers-strategies/librarians-role-creating-readers The Internet, Online, 4/05/2016 Sample Text: School librarians are an important member of the group of adults charged with creating readers, which includes parents, teachers, librarians. … Continue reading

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