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  1. Every Voice Makes a Difference: Frontline Advocates

    Frontline library advocates work at all levels in all types of libraries—public, academic, school and special—and are the internal/external face and voice of the library. They can tell the library’s story and deliver the library’s message at their comfort ...

    JFALCON - 04/01/2015 - 16:00 - Advocacy, Legislation & Issues

  2. Passing the Community Engagement Baton

    “Passing the Community Engagement Baton: A Conversation with ALA President Molly Raphael and ALA President-elect Maureen Sullivan,” hosted by ALA 2013-2014 ALA President Barbara Stripling, features an unprecedented conversation among ALA leadership, focus ...

    JFALCON - 04/03/2013 - 10:35 - Advocacy, Legislation & Issues

  3. Engaging Communities Through Controversy

     Diane McNutt and Jane Light, Silicon Valley Reads, will describe this library’s "one book-one community" program in Santa Clara (Calif.) County. Its 2012 program, "Muslim and American-Two Perspectives," featured two books written by A ...

    JFALCON - 04/03/2013 - 09:46 - Advocacy, Legislation & Issues

  4. 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

  5. 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

  6. Children's Services: Partnerships for Success

    Children's Services: Partnerships for Success Edited by Betsy Diamant-Cohen Co-author of the popular titles Booktalking Bonanza and The Early Literacy Kit, Betsy Diamant-Cohen brings together 18 examples of successful outreach partnerships that child ...

    HDAVIES - 11/05/2012 - 16:36 - Libraries Transform

  7. 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

  8. 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