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  1. The Librarian's Guide to Gaming

    The Librarian's Guide to Gaming:An Online Toolkit for Building Gaming In 2007, over 404 libraries responded to a national library gaming gaming census, reporting on 218 programs. On November 15 2008, 597 libraries reported on serving 14,184 gamers on ...

    HDAVIES - 04/03/2014 - 11:30 - Libraries Transform

  2. The Transforming Public Library Technology Infrastructure

    Transforming Public Library Technology Infrastructure ALA Office for Research and Statistics Focusing on the evolution and current state of public-access technologies in public libraries from the perspectives of infrastructure, services, and resources, th ...

    HDAVIES - 01/16/2013 - 13:57 - Libraries Transform

  3. Community offers electronic petting zoo

    Douglas County Libraries offers electronic petting zoo "Last month, Douglas County Libraries collaborated with our local Best Buy to offer a electronic petting zoo for patrons and staff.  With a staff member on hand, Best Buy brought one of every typ ...

    HDAVIES - 01/15/2013 - 08:54 - Libraries Transform

  4. Gaming and Libraries: Intersection of Services

    Gaming and Libraries: Intersection of Services Jenny Levine In this issue of Library Technology Reports, Jenny Levine illustrates how librarians can reap positive gains by proactively, creatively, and affordably integrating gaming into the services and pr ...

    HDAVIES - 01/15/2013 - 09:08 - Libraries Transform

  5. I Found It on the Internet: Coming of Age Online

    I Found It on the Internet: Coming of Age Online, Second Edition Frances Jacobson Harris Today’s teens immerse themselves in the world of technology as never before. But texting, tweeting, chatting, blogging, and other social networking largely occur in a ...

    HDAVIES - 12/04/2012 - 09:54 - Libraries Transform

  6. Librarians and publishers in dialog

    Librarians and publishers in dialog Kate Sheehan talks to Random House’s Madeline McIntosh The reading ecosystem is evolving fast, even as you read this. Facing the rapid transition to ebooks together, rather than in isolated camps, librarians, publishers ...

    HDAVIES - 10/10/2012 - 13:39 - Libraries Transform

  7. eBooks and Literacy in K–12 Schools

    eBooks and Literacy in K–12 Schools Felvégi, Emese & Matthew, Kathryn I.Computers in the Schools; 2012, Vol. 29 Issue 1/2, p40-52. DOI: 10.1080/07380569.2012.651421 Database: Library, Information Science & Technology Abstracts with Full Text In th ...

    HDAVIES - 10/10/2012 - 15:31 - Libraries Transform

  8. Boomers and Beyond: Reconsidering the Role of Libraries

    Boomers and Beyond: Reconsidering the Role of Libraries Edited by Pauline Rothstein and Diantha Dow Schull A roadmap to the trends and perspectives on the library’s role in meeting the needs of our aging population, this book offers Proactive ideas that s ...

    HDAVIES - 11/05/2012 - 16:22 - Libraries Transform

  9. Library Services for Children and Young People: Challenges and Opportunities in the Digital Age

    Library Services for Children and Young People: Challenges and Opportunities in the Digital Age Edited by Carolynn Rankin and Avril Brock This book provides a sound background to all aspects of library provision for 6–18 year olds. It is designed to suppo ...

    HDAVIES - 11/05/2012 - 15:21 - Libraries Transform

  10. Library Services for Youth with Autism Spectrum Disorder

      Library Services for Youth with Autism Spectrum Disorder Lesley S. J. Farmer Autism is now the second most commonly diagnosed serious developmental disability, and the number of children identified as autistic continues to grow. Introducing what autism ...

    HDAVIES - 09/19/2012 - 11:21 - Libraries Transform