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  1. “Innovative Booth for Libraries” at SXSW [Sponsored Content]

    KBANE's blog The Scoop Kim Massana, CEO – Innovative While I was in Indianapolis at PLA, Innovative’s Joe Murphy, Director, Library Futures, was in Austin, Texas at the well-known South by Southwest (SXSW) conference where emerging technology leaders ...

    KBANE - 04/16/2014 - 08:36 - American Libraries Magazine

  2. Andrew Carnegie Medals Shortlist Revealed

    admin's blog The Scoop ALA today announced six books as finalists for the 2013 Andrew Carnegie Medals for Excellence in Fiction and Nonfiction, awarded for the previous year’s best fiction and nonfiction books written for adult readers and published ...

    admin - 05/23/2013 - 09:45 - American Libraries Magazine

  3. Amazon Calls Baloney

    bgoldberg's blog E-Content By James LaRue Maybe it’s because I’ve been rereading classic Daniel Pinkwater novels (namely, The Snarkout Boys and the Avocado of Death and The Snarkout Boys and the Baconburg Horror) but Amazon’s latest stunner of a resp ...

    bgoldberg - 07/10/2014 - 12:57 - American Libraries Magazine

  4. DCL Ebook Report for July 2014

    bgoldberg's blog E-Content By James LaRue Read the Douglas County (Colo.) Libraries Ebook Report as a PDF file. What interests me this month is that we have a book (Meredith Wild’s Hardline) that doesn’t seem to be available in any readily obtainable ...

    bgoldberg - 07/07/2014 - 11:08 - American Libraries Magazine

  5. Resurrecting The Speaker

    bgoldberg's blog The Scoop By Phil Morehart and George M. Eberhart In 1977, the American Library Association decided to get into the movie business. Produced by the Intellectual Freedom Committee (IFC), The Speaker follows the aftermath of a high sch ...

    bgoldberg - 07/07/2014 - 15:35 - American Libraries Magazine

  6. Walter Dean Myers Dies

    bgoldberg's blog The Scoop Acclaimed author of literature “for the troubled boy I once was” By Beverly Goldberg Prolific and award-winning author Walter Dean Myers, 76, winner of the first-ever Michael L. Printz Award for the novel Monster, died July ...

    bgoldberg - 07/03/2014 - 15:38 - American Libraries Magazine

  7. Q&A with Laurie R. King

    MPERA's blog The Scoop On Mary Russell and the joy of libraries By Mariam Pera Laurie R. King is the bestselling author of 23 books, known for her detective/mystery fiction, including the Mary Russell and Sherlock Holmes and Kate Martinelli mysteries ...

    MPERA - 07/03/2014 - 14:35 - American Libraries Magazine

  8. The Second Phase of Technological Disruption

    bgoldberg's blog E-Content By James LaRue I’ve been thinking about a book called Why Nations Fail, by Daron Acemoğlu and James Robinson. To (over)summarize, the coauthors say that nations fail because they resist, and try to stifle, the disruption th ...

    bgoldberg - 07/03/2014 - 13:16 - American Libraries Magazine

  9. Top Ten (Never!) Tweets – Tuesday (Day 5) #alaac14

    bgoldberg's blog The Scoop By Julie Cai     Libraries for the win!                             B. J. Novak lit up the stage and Twitter!                 Attendees got fit over the weekend exploring all Annual and Vegas had to offer!                Sa ...

    bgoldberg - 07/02/2014 - 16:03 - American Libraries Magazine

  10. Finding Hope Through Tragedy

    bgoldberg's blog The Scoop By Phil Morehart   Paul Rusesabagina’s last name translates to “he who disperses his enemies” in the Kinyarwanda language. There is no more fitting name for the man responsible for saving 1,268 Tutsi refugees from certain d ...

    bgoldberg - 07/02/2014 - 12:08 - American Libraries Magazine

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