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  1. Battle Bullying with Books: Celebrate No Name-Calling Week (Booklist Webcast from 01/25/2011)

    Bullying is a hot-button topic, and while kids and adults alike acknowledge the distressing problem of peer intimidation, it remains a pervasive issue. Join Booklist Publications for an hour-long webcast on how high-quality children’s and young adult lite ...

    admin - 01/03/2012 - 12:24 - Online Learning

  2. Encyclopedia Evolution (Booklist Webcast on 11/16/2010)

    Encyclopedias are the cornerstones of a library’s reference collection, but traditional encyclopedia publishing has been transformed over the past several years. Join Reference Books Bulletin editor Mary Ellen Quinn for an up-close look at how encyclopedi ...

    admin - 01/03/2012 - 12:24 - Online Learning

  3. Two Debuts That Will Thrill

    By Bill Ott As anyone who has followed this column knows, I read a lot of mysteries. Sure, I love to follow the careers of my favorites—Michael Connelly, George Pelecanos, Daniel Woodrell, among many others—but the thing I enjoy most about reviewing myste ...

    ssinharoy - 02/10/2014 - 12:40 - American Libraries Magazine

  4. Seeing Is Reading: An Inside Look at Graphic Novels (Booklist Webcast from 11/02/2010)

    More than ever, a strong graphic novel collection is essential in both school and public libraries. Whether used as curriculum support, literacy tools, or avenues of entertainment, comics hold undeniable appeal for both reluctant and avid child and teen r ...

    admin - 01/03/2012 - 12:24 - Online Learning

  5. Let's Get Graphic (Booklist Webcast from 04/29/2010)

    In this Booklist webcast, children’s librarian and comics expert Eva Volin and Booklist Books for Youth associate editor Ian Chipman join Françoise Mouly of TOON Books, Roger Rosen of Rosen Publishing, David Saylor of Scholastic, and Mark Siegel of First ...

    admin - 01/03/2012 - 12:24 - Online Learning

  6. Reaching Reluctant Readers: Using High-Interest Fiction to Engage and Inspire (Booklist Webcast)

    Originally aired October 19, 2010. Students can be reluctant readers for many reasons and using fiction and independent reading to engage them can be a great way to bring them into the wider community. In this webinar sponsored by Orca Book Publishers, at ...

    admin - 01/03/2012 - 12:24 - Online Learning

  7. The Scoop on Series Nonfiction: What's New for Fall (Booklist Webcast from 09/21/2010)

    Series nonfiction publishers are offering more titles than ever this fall, and as they continue to expand into digital formats and approach the curriculum in new ways, it’s more challenging than ever to keep up. In this hourlong webcast moderated by Bookl ...

    admin - 01/03/2012 - 12:24 - Online Learning

  8. Digital Licensing Online eCourse (ALA Editions eCourse)

    The course includes short quizzes at the end of each of the 27 modules. Each module is designed to take approximately 30 minutes to complete and can be taken whenever convenient, making this eCourse feasible for even the busiest librarian. Also provided i ...

    admin - 01/07/2013 - 12:07 - Online Learning

  9. Love and Magic—Trends in Romance Fiction (Booklist Webcast from 09/08/2010)

    Romance fiction is all about love and magic, from a bewitching first kiss to the paranormal realm of vampires, werewolves, and lovers from other worlds. Discover the full spectrum of paranormal romance books and audiobooks, from classics to upcoming title ...

    admin - 01/03/2012 - 12:24 - Online Learning

  10. Fantastic Fall Fiction for Youth (Booklist Webcast from 08/24/2010)

    Temperatures will soon be starting to drop, but fall reading is hot! Autumn ushers in some of the most exciting youth fiction titles of the publishing year, and this free Booklist webcast will give you a head start on books to watch for from our sponsors, ...

    admin - 01/03/2012 - 12:24 - Online Learning