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1. Executive Summary

American Library Association. “Libraries Transforming Communities.” http://www.ala.org/transforminglibraries/libraries-transforming-communities

American Library Association. Office for Intellectual Freedom

American Library Association. Washington Office

Banned Books Week. http://www.bannedbooksweek.org/

Barack, Lauren, “Media Specialists’ Role Endangered in Florida. School Library Journal, July 9, 2013. http://www.slj.com/2013/07/schools/media-specialists-role-endangered-in-florida/

Cummings, Madeleine, “Is the End of the School Library Upon Us? Budget Cuts Hit Librarians Where it Hurts.” AlterNet, Oct. 21, 2013. http://www.alternet.org/education/end-school-library-upon-us-budget-cuts-hit-librarians-where-it-hurts

Dudley, Michael, emailed comments, Nov. 24, 2013.

Family Place Libraries. http://www.familyplacelibraries.org

Miller, Carolyn, Kathryn Zickuhr, Lee Rainie, and Kristen Purcell, “Parents, Children, Libraries, and Reading.” Pew Research Center Internet and American Life Project, May 1, 2013. http://libraries.pewinternet.org/2013/05/01/parents-children-libraries-and-reading/

Morehart, Phil, “Pew Research Update.” American Libraries, The Scoop, Jan. 29, 2014. http://www.americanlibrariesmagazine.org/blog/pew-research-update

National Center for Education Statistics, Characteristics of Public Elementary and Secondary School Library Media Centers in the United States: Results from the 2011–12 Schools and Staffing Survey. First Look. Aug. 2013. http://nces.ed.gov/pubs2013/2013315.pdf

New York Public Library, “New York Public Library to Launch After-School Program Pilots This Fall at 10 Branches.” Press release, Sept. 26, 2013. http://www.nypl.org/press/press-release/2013/09/26/new-york-public-library-launch-after-school-program-pilots-fall-10-br

Peterson, Karyn M., “California School Librarians Look to Higher Ed during Advocacy Overhaul.” School Library Journal, Jan. 16, 2014. http://www.slj.com/2014/01/schools/california-school-librarians-look-to-higher-ed-during-advocacy-overhaul/

Rainie, Lee, “10 Facts about Americans and Public Libraries.” Pew Research Center, Jan. 24, 2014. http://www.pewresearch.org/fact-tank/2014/01/24/10-facts-about-americans-and-public-libraries/

Rainie, Lee, and Aaron Smith, “Tablet and E-reader Ownership Update.” Pew Internet and American Life Project, Oct. 18, 2013. http://pewinternet.org/Reports/2013/Tablets-and-ereaders.aspx

Seelye, Katharine Q., “Breaking Out of the Library Mold, in Boston and Beyond.” New York Times, March 7, 2014. http://www.nytimes.com/2014/03/08/us/breaking-out-of-the-library-mold-in-boston-and-beyond.html

Stripling, Barbara K., “Advocating for School Librarians.” American Libraries, Jan. 8, 2014. http://www.americanlibrariesmagazine.org/article/advocating-school-librarians

Woodward, Jeannette, emailed comments, Sept. 26, 2013.

Zickuhr, Kathryn, and Lee Rainie, “E-Reading Rises as Device Ownership Jumps.” Pew Internet and American Life Project, Jan. 16, 2014. http://www.pewinternet.org/Reports/2014/E-Reading-Update.aspx

Zickuhr, Kathryn, Lee Rainie, Kristen Purcell, and Maeve Duggan, “How Americans Value Public Libraries in Their Communities.” Pew Internet and American Life Project, Dec. 11, 2013. http://libraries.pewinternet.org/2013/12/11/libraries-in-communities/

 

2. Introduction

American Library Association. Development Office.

American Library Association. Washington Office.

Michels, Patrick, “Texas’ Disappearing School Librarians.” Texas Observer, Dec. 3, 2013. http://www.texasobserver.org/texas-disappearing-school-librarians/

Miller, Carolyn, Kathryn Zickuhr, Lee Rainie, and Kristen Purcell, “Parents, Children, Libraries, and Reading.” Pew Research Center Internet and American Life Project, May 1, 2013. http://libraries.pewinternet.org/2013/05/01/parents-children-libraries-and-reading/

Morehart, Phil, “Pew Research Update.” American Libraries, The Scoop, Jan. 29, 2014. http://www.americanlibrariesmagazine.org/blog/pew-research-update

National Center for Education Statistics, Characteristics of Public and Bureau of Indian Education Elementary and Secondary School Library Media Centers in the United States: Results from the 2007–08 Schools and Staffing Survey. First Look. http://nces.ed.gov/pubs2009/2009322.pdf

———, Characteristics of Public and Private Elementary and Secondary Schools in the United States: Results from the 2011–12 Schools and Staffing Survey. First Look. Aug. 2013. http://nces.ed.gov/pubs2013/2013315.pdf

———. Other NCES reports are found at

  http://nces.ed.gov/pubs2013/2013312.pdf

  http://nces.ed.gov/pubs2013/2013314.pdf

  http://nces.ed.gov/pubs2012/2012327.pdf

     http://nces.ed.gov/pubs2011/2011347.pdf

     http://nces.ed.gov/pubs2010/2010347.pdf

     http://nces.ed.gov/pubs2010/2010309.pdf

     http://nces.ed.gov/pubs2009/2009305.pdf

     http://nces.ed.gov/pubs2007/2007352.pdf

Owen, Laura Hazard, “Apple Officially Appeals in Ebook Pricing Case.” GigaOM, Oct. 4, 2013. http://gigaom.com/2013/10/04/apple-officially-appeals-in-ebook-pricing-case/

Rainie, Lee, “10 Facts about Americans and Public Libraries.” Pew Research Center, Jan. 24, 2014. http://www.pewresearch.org/fact-tank/2014/01/24/10-facts-about-americans-and-public-libraries/

Rainie, Lee, and Aaron Smith, “Tablet and E-reader Ownership Update.” Pew Internet and American Life Project, Oct. 18, 2013. http://pewinternet.org/Reports/2013/Tablets-and-ereaders.aspx

Stripling, Barbara K., “Advocating for School Librarians.” American Libraries, Jan. 8, 2014. http://www.americanlibrariesmagazine.org/article/advocating-school-librarians

“2013 Year in Review: AL Editors Recap Industry Highlights from 2013.” American Libraries, Dec. 18, 2013. http://www.americanlibrariesmagazine.org/article/2013-year-review

U.S. Department of Labor, Bureau of Labor Statistics, Occupational Outlook Handbook, 2014-15 edition, Librarians. http://www.bls.gov/ooh/education-training-and-library/librarians.htm

——— Occupational Outlook Quarterly, Spring 2012. http://www.bls.gov/opub/ooq/2012/spring/spring2012ooq.pdf

World Intellectual Property Organization, “Historic Treaty Adopted, Boosts Access to Books for Visually Impaired Persons Worldwide.” Press release, June 27, 2013. http://www.wipo.int/pressroom/en/articles/2013/article_0017.html

Zickuhr, Kathryn, Lee Rainie, Kristen Purcell, and Maeve Duggan, “How Americans Value Public Libraries in Their Communities.” Pew Internet and American Life Project, Dec. 11, 2013. http://libraries.pewinternet.org/2013/12/11/libraries-in-communities/

 

3. Libraries and Community Engagement

American Library Association, “Libraries Transforming Communities.” http://www.ala.org/transforminglibraries/libraries-transforming-communities

Chattanooga (Tenn.) Public Library, “4th Floor.” http://chattlibrary.org/4th-floor

Dudley, Michael, emailed comments, Nov. 24, 2013.

———, ed. Public Libraries and Resilient Cities. Chicago: ALA Editions, 2013.

Family Place Libraries. http://www.familyplacelibraries.org

Harwood Institute, “Turning Outward Makes the Community and the People the Reference Point for Getting Things Done.” http://www.theharwoodinstitute.org/how-to-turn-outward/

New York Public Library, “New York Public Library to Launch After-School Program Pilots This Fall at 10 Branches.” Press release, Sept. 26, 2013. http://www.nypl.org/press/press-release/2013/09/26/new-york-public-library-launch-after-school-program-pilots-fall-10-br

Northern Onondaga Public Library. http://www.nopl.org/library-farm/

Resnick, Brian, “What the Library of the Future Will Look Like.” National Journal, Jan. 21, 2014. http://www.nationaljournal.com/next-economy/solutions-bank/what-the-library-of-the-future-will-look-like-20140121

Scottsdale (Ariz.) Public Library, “The Eureka Loft at Civic Center Library.” http://www.scottsdalelibrary.org/eureka

Seelye, Katharine Q., “Breaking Out of the Library Mold, in Boston and Beyond.” New York Times, March 7, 2014. http://www.nytimes.com/2014/03/08/us/breaking-out-of-the-library-mold-in-boston-and-beyond.html

Zickuhr, Kathryn, Lee Rainie, Kristen Purcell, and Maeve Duggan, “How Americans Value Public Libraries in Their Communities.” Pew Internet and American Life Project, Dec. 11, 2013. http://libraries.pewinternet.org/2013/12/11/libraries-in-communities/

 

4. Public Libraries

Darnton, Robert, “The National Digital Public Library Is Launched!” New York Review of Books, April 25, 2013. http://www.nybooks.com/articles/archives/2013/apr/25/national-digital-public-library-launched/

Digital Public Library of America. http://dp.la

Goldberg, Beverly, “Will a Straw Poll Save Miami-Dade Public Library?” American Libraries, The Scoop, Mar. 27, 2014. http://www.americanlibrariesmagazine.org/blog/will-straw-poll-save-miami-dade-public-library

Mazzei, Patricia, and Charles Rabin, “Miami-Dade Will Raid Reserves to Avoid Library Layoffs, Maintain Hours.” Miami Herald, Sept. 11, 2013. http://www.miamiherald.com/2013/09/10/3619272/library-advocates-dominate-first.html

McLemee, Scott, “Digital Public Library of America.” Inside Higher Ed., April 24, 2013. http://www.insidehighered.com/views/2013/04/24/commentary-digital-public-library-america

Meyer, Robinson, “Public Libraries Are Better Than Congress, Baseball, and Apple Pie, Say Americans.” The Atlantic, Dec. 13, 2013. http://www.theatlantic.com/technology/archive/2013/12/public-libraries-are-better-than-congress-baseball-and-apple-pie-say-americans/282312/

Morehart, Phil, “Lawsuits Impact Kentucky Libraries.” American Libraries, The Scoop, Apr. 17,  2013. http://www.americanlibrariesmagazine.org/blog/lawsuits-impact-kentucky-libraries

Rosa, Kathy, “Referenda Roundup: An Overview of How States Performed on 2013 Ballots.” American Libraries, January/February 2014, p. 44–49. http://www.americanlibrariesmagazine.org/article/referenda-roundup

Rose, R. Norman, 2013-2014 COSLA Survey Overview. American Library Association Office for Research and Statistics, 2014 (forthcoming).

Sullivan, Maureen, “Are Public Libraries Under Attack in Kentucky?” Cincinnati Enquirer, June 7, 2013. http://news.cincinnati.com/article/20130608/EDIT02/306080036/NKY-needs-its-libraries

Swan, Deanne W., Justin Grimes, and Timothy Owens, The State of Small and Rural Libraries in the United States. Institute of Museum and Library Services, Research Brief No. 5, September 2013. http://www.imls.gov/assets/1/AssetManager/Brief2013_05.pdf

Vinjamuri, David, “Why Public Libraries Matter: And How They Can Do More.” Forbes, Jan. 16, 2013. http://www.forbes.com/sites/davidvinjamuri/2013/01/16/why-public-libraries-matter-and-how-they-can-do-more/

Warburton, Bob, “Kentucky Library District Gets Temporary Tax Reprieve.” Library Journal, Sept. 27, 2013. http://lj.libraryjournal.com/2013/09/funding/kentucky-library-district-gets-temporary-tax-reprieve/

Wartman, Scott, Terry DeMio, and Cindy Schroeder, “Second Court Ruling Imperils Libraries.” Cincinnati Enquirer, April 12, 2013. http://www2.cincinnati.com/blogs/nkypolitics/2013/04/12/second-court-ruling-imperils-libraries/

Zickuhr, Kathryn, Lee Rainie, Kristen Purcell, and Maeve Duggan, “How Americans Value Public Libraries in Their Communities.” Pew Internet and American Life Project, Dec. 11, 2013. http://libraries.pewinternet.org/2013/12/11/libraries-in-communities/

 

5. Ebooks, Digital Content, and Copyright Issues

American Library Association. Washington Office.

Bosman, Julie, “Judge Sets Restrictions for Apple on E-Books.” New York Times, DealB%k, Sept. 6, 2013. http://www.nytimes.com/2013/09/07/business/media/judge-sets-final-restrictions-for-apple-on-e-books.html

Goldstein, Matthew, “Court Rejects Apple Appeal in E-Book Case.” New York Times, DealB%k,  Feb. 10, 2014. http://dealbook.nytimes.com/2014/02/10/court-rejects-apple-appeal-in-e-book-case/

Library of Congress, “Library of Congress Braille and Talking-Book Program Releases Book Download App through Apple.” Press release, Sept. 24, 2013. http://www.loc.gov/today/pr/2013/13-167.html

Lynch, Clifford, “Ebooks in 2013: Promises Broken, Promises Kept, and Faustian Bargains,” in Digital Content: What’s Next?, an American Libraries e-content digital supplement, June 2013, p. 12–16. http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/7d9e3366#/7d9e3366/14

Owen, Laura Hazard, “Apple Officially Appeals in Ebook Pricing Case.” GigaOM, Oct. 4, 2013. http://gigaom.com/2013/10/04/apple-officially-appeals-in-ebook-pricing-case/

Rainie, Lee, and Aaron Smith, “Tablet and E-reader Ownership Update.” Pew Internet and American Life Project, Oct. 18, 2013. http://www.pewinternet.org/2013/10/18/tablet-and-e-reader-ownership-update/

“Simon & Schuster Begins School Test for E-books. Publishers Weekly, Sept. 24, 2013. http://www.publishersweekly.com/pw/by-topic/digital/retailing/article/59221-s-s-begins-school-test-for-e-books.html

Wikipedia, “Author’s Guild v. Google.” http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Authors_Guild_v._Google

Wikipedia, “Vernor v. Autodesk, Inc.” http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vernor_v._Autodesk,_Inc.

Woodward, Jeannette, emailed comments, Sept. 26, 2013.

World Intellectual Property Organization, “Historic Treaty Adopted, Boosts Access to Books for Visually Impaired Persons Worldwide.” Press release, June 27, 2013. http://www.wipo.int/pressroom/en/articles/2013/article_0017.html

Wright, Jazzy, “New American Libraries Supplement Examines Future of Ebook Lending.” Press release, ALA Washington Office, May 22, 2013. http://www.ala.org/news/press-releases/2013/05/new-american-libraries-supplement-examines-future-ebook-lending

———, “Today: Supreme Court Rules in Favor of Libraries, Consumer Rights.” District Dispatch, March 19, 2013. http://www.districtdispatch.org/2013/03/today-supreme-court-rules-in-favor-of-libraries-consumer-rights/

Zickuhr, Kathryn, and Lee Rainie, “E-Reading Rises as Device Ownership Jumps.” Pew Internet and American Life Project, Jan. 16, 2014. http://www.pewinternet.org/Reports/2014/E-Reading-Update.aspx

 

6. School Libraries

Achieve, Implementing the Common Core State Standards: The Role of the School Librarian. Oct. 31, 2013. http://www.achieve.org/publications/implementing-common-core-state-standards-role-school-librarian-action-brief

American Association of School Librarians, “Beyond the Core.” Knowledge Quest, January-February 2014.

———, “Position Statement on Digital Content and E-books in School Library Collections.”http://www.ala.org/aasl/advocacy/resources/position-statements/digital-content

———, “Position Statement on Quantitative Standards.” http://www.ala.org/aasl/advocacy/resources/position-statements/quantitative

American Library Association. State of America’s Libraries Report 2013. School Libraries. http://www.ala.org/news/state-americas-libraries-report-2013/school-libraries

Barack, Lauren, “Chicago’s New Public/School Library Hybrid Opens Doors. School Library Journal, Aug. 27, 2013. http://www.slj.com/2013/08/schools/chicagos-new-publicschool-library-hybrid-opens-doors/

Dickinson, Gail, “Library Spaces.” Knowledge Quest, March/April 2014.

Lynch, Matthew, “Libraries of the Future: Where Trends Are Taking K–12 Public School Libraries.” Education Week, Education Futures, Nov. 20, 2013. http://blogs.edweek.org/edweek/education_futures/2013/11/libraries_of_the_future_where_trends_are_taking_k-12_public_school_libraries.html

Michels, Patrick, “Texas’ Disappearing School Librarians.” Texas Observer, Dec. 3, 2013. http://www.texasobserver.org/texas-disappearing-school-librarians/

National Center for Education Statistics, Characteristics of Public and Bureau of Indian Education Elementary and Secondary School Library Media Centers in the United States: Results from the 2007–08 Schools and Staffing Survey. First Look. http://nces.ed.gov/pubs2009/2009322.pdf

———, Characteristics of Public and Private Elementary and Secondary Schools in the United States: Results from the 2011–12 Schools and Staffing Survey. First Look. Aug. 2013. http://nces.ed.gov/pubs2013/2013315.pdf

———. Other NCES reports are found at

  http://nces.ed.gov/pubs2013/2013312.pdf

  http://nces.ed.gov/pubs2013/2013314.pdf

  http://nces.ed.gov/pubs2012/2012327.pdf

     http://nces.ed.gov/pubs2011/2011347.pdf

     http://nces.ed.gov/pubs2010/2010347.pdf

     http://nces.ed.gov/pubs2010/2010309.pdf

     http://nces.ed.gov/pubs2009/2009305.pdf

     http://nces.ed.gov/pubs2007/2007352.pdf

National Center for Literacy Education, Remodeling Literacy Learning: Making Room for What Works. April 3, 2013. http://www.literacyinlearningexchange.org/remodeling

Reis, Jacqueline, “Worcester School Libraries Expanding Their Reach.” Worcester (Mass.) Telegram & Gazette, Sept. 6, 2013. http://www.telegram.com/article/20130906/NEWS/130909920/0/

Seattle Public Library, “Two Seattle Schools Receive Expanded Library Services Thanks to Partnership with the Seattle Public Library.” Press release, Aug. 5, 2013. http://www.spl.org/about-the-library/library-news-releases/west-seattle-school-partnership-85

Stripling, Barbara K., “Advocating for School Librarians.” American Libraries, Jan. 8, 2014. http://www.americanlibrariesmagazine.org/article/advocating-school-librarians

Warlick, David, author and speaker. See, http://www.speakers.com/David-Warlick-speaker-biography. Warlick will be the keynote speaker at the American Association of School Librarians’ 2014 Fall Forum, Oct. 17–18; see ALA Public Information Office press release at http://www.ala.org/news/press-releases/2014/02/educational-technology-expert-david-warlick-keynotes-aasl-fall-forum

Wyatt, Edward, “F.C.C. Says It Will Double Spending on High-Speed Internet in Schools and Libraries.” New York Times, Feb. 1, 2014. http://www.nytimes.com/2014/02/02/us/fcc-says-it-will-double-spending-on-high-speed-internet-in-schools-and-libraries.html

 

7. Academic Libraries

Association of College and Research Libraries, ACRL 2012 Academic Library Trends and Statistics, 3 vols. Chicago: ACRL, 2013.

——— , “2014 ACRL Excellence in Academic Libraries Award Winners Announced.” Press release, Jan. 25, 2014. http://www.ala.org/news/press-releases/2014/01/2014-acrl-excellence-academic-libraries-award-winners-announced

Association of Research Libraries. “Better Salaries with Better Data: Introduction to the ARL Salary Survey.” Webcast, March 5, 2013. http://www.arlstatistics.org/documents/LibQual/publications/2013/better-salaries-better-data.pdf.

Conner, Matthew, emailed comments, Oct. 1, 2013.

Conner, Matthew, The New University Library: Four Case Studies. Chicago: ALA Editions, 2014.

Head, Alison J., Learning the Ropes: How Freshmen Conduct Course Research Once They Enter College. Seattle, Wash.: Project Information Literacy Research Report, Dec. 4, 2013. http://projectinfolit.org/images/pdfs/pil_2013_freshmenstudy_fullreport.pdf

Howard, Jennifer, “Open Access Gains Major Support in U. of California’s Systemwide Move.” Chronicle of Higher Education, Aug. 2, 2013. http://chronicle.com/article/Open-Access-Gains-Major/140851/

Inside Higher Ed, 2013 Inside Higher Ed Survey of College and University Business Officers: A Study by Gallup and Inside Higher Ed. http://www.insidehighered.com/audio/2013/07/30/2013-inside-higher-ed-survey-college-and-university-business-officers

Jaschik, Scott, and Doug Lederman, eds., The 2014 Inside Higher Ed Survey of College & University Chief Academic Officers. http://www.insidehighered.com/news/survey/pressure-provosts-2014-survey-chief-academic-officers

Lippincott, Sarah K., ed. Library Publishing Directory 2014. Atlanta: Library Publishing Coalition, 2014. http://www.librarypublishing.org/sites/librarypublishing.org/files/documents/LPC_LPDirectory2014.pdf

Maatta, Stephanie L., “Placements & Salaries 2013: Explore All the Data,” Library Journal, Oct. 17, 2013. http://lj.libraryjournal.com/2013/10/placements-and-salaries/2013-survey...

———, “Placements & Salaries 2013: Geography, Gender, Race, and More,” Library Journal, Oct. 17, 2013. http://lj.libraryjournal.com/2013/10/placements-and-salaries/2013-survey/geography-gender-race-and-more/

———, “Placements & Salaries 2013: Salaries Stay Flat; Specialties Shift,” Library Journal, Oct. 17, 2013. http://lj.libraryjournal.com/2013/10/placements-and-salaries/2013-survey...

———, “Placements & Salaries 2013: The Emerging Databrarian,” Library Journal, Oct. 17, 2013. http://lj.libraryjournal.com/2013/10/placements-and-salaries/2013-survey...

National Center for Education Statistics. Digest of Education Statistics: 2012. http://nces.ed.gov/programs/digest/d12/.

———, Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System. http://nces.ed.gov/ipeds/

———, Library Statistics Program. https://nces.ed.gov/surveys/libraries/academic.asp

National Survey of Student Engagement, “Topical Module: Experiences with Information Literacy.” http://nsse.iub.edu/pdf/modules/2014/NSSE%202014%20Experiences%20with%20Information%20Literacy%20Module.pdf

Phan, Tai, Laura Hardesty, and Jamie Hug, Academic Libraries: 2012. First Look. [See especially Tables 2, 3, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, and 12.] U.S. Department of Education, National Center for Education Statistics, Jan. 2014. http://nces.ed.gov/pubs2014/2014038.pdf

Phan, Tai, Laura Hardesty, Jamie Hug, and Cindy Sheckells, Academic Libraries: 2010. First Look. U.S. Department of Education, National Center for Education Statistics, Dec. 2011. http://nces.ed.gov/pubs2012/2012365.pdf

Schwieder, David, and Lisa Janicke Hinchliffe, “NCES Datasets and Library Value: An Exploratory Study of the 2008 Data.” Presentation, Library Assessment Conference, Charlottesville, Virginia, Oct. 31, 2012.

Tenopir, Carol, Ben Birch, and Suzie Allard, Academic Libraries and Research Data Services: Current Practices and Plans for the Future. Chicago: Association of College and Research Libraries, June 2012. http://www.ala.org/acrl/sites/ala.org.acrl/files/content/publications/whitepapers/Tenopir_Birch_Allard.pdf

University Leadership Council, Redefining the Academic Library: Managing the Migration to Digital Information Services. Washington, D.C.: The Advisory Board Company, 2011. http://www.uab.edu/library/images/documents/redefining-the-academic-library.pdf

 

8. Social Networking

Abram, Stephen, “I Am a {Social} Librarian Infographic: Free Download.” Stephen’s Lighthouse, Aug. 28, 2013. http://stephenslighthouse.com/2013/08/28/i-am-a-social-librarian-infographic-free-download/

Aplin, Susan M. W. “Using Technology to Connect Public Libraries and Teens.” San Jose (Calif.) State University Student Research Journal, Jan. 8, 2013. http://scholarworks.sjsu.edu/cgi/viewcontent.cgi?article=1098&context=sl...

Association of College and Research Libraries, ACRL 2012 Academic Library Trends and Statistics, 3 vols. Chicago: ACRL, 2013.

Colding, Rob, “David Lee King on the Importance of Using Social Media to Connect with Patrons.” ITI Books Blog, Nov. 15, 2013. http://booksblog.infotoday.com/2013/11/david-lee-king-importance-using-s...

East Baton Rouge Parish (La.) Library InfoBlog, “Library Stats, Stats, Stats from 2012.” Dec. 7, 2013. http://ebrpl.wordpress.com/2013/12/07/library-stats-stats-stats-from-2012/

LibraryScienceList, “100 Most Social Media Friendly College & University Libraries for 2013,” April 4, 2013. http://librarysciencelist.com/100-most-social-media-friendly-college-uni...

Mills, Keren, and Hassan Sheikh, “Mobilizing Academic Content Online: Challenges and Rewards.” In Mohamed Ally and Gill Needham, eds., M-Libraries 4: From Margin to Mainstream—Mobile Technologies Transforming Lives and Libraries. Facet Publishing (U.K.), 2013.

National Center for Education Statistics. Academic Libraries: 2012 First Look. Table 13: Percentage of academic libraries reporting virtual reference services, by type of virtual reference service reported, control, level, size, and Carnegie classification of institution: Fiscal year 2012. Available at http://nces.ed.gov/pubs2014/2014038.pdf (2012) and http://nces.ed.gov/pubs2012/2012365.pdf

Navarrette, Ruben, “Do Video Games Belong in Libraries?” CNN, Aug. 15, 2013. http://www.cnn.com/2013/08/15/opinion/navarrette-library-video-games/ind...

Needham, Gill, Open University Library and Learning Resources Centre, United Kingdom, emailed comments, Nov. 25, 2013.

Pinal County (Ariz.) Library District, Pinterest board, “Social Media for Libraries.” http://www.pinterest.com/pinallibraries/social-media-for-libraries/

Wanucha, Meghan, and Linda Hofschire, U.S. Public Libraries and the Use of Web Technologies, 2012. Denver: Library Research Service, Colorado State Library; Closer Look Report, November 2013. http://www.lrs.org/wp-content/uploads/2013/11/WebTech2012_CloserLook.pdf

 

9. Library Construction and Renovation

Conner, Matthew, instruction/reference librarian at the Peter J. Shields Library, University of California, Davis, emailed comments, Oct. 1, 2013.

Dempsey, Lorcan, Brian Lavoie, Constance Malpas, et al. Understanding the Collective Collection: Towards a System-wide Perspective on Library Print Collections. Dublin, Ohio: OCLC Research, 2013. http://oclc.org/research/publications/library/2013/2013-09r.html

Hunter, Melanie, “Laura Bush Boasts: Bush Presidential Library Is ‘Green and Sustainable.’” Cybercast News Service, April 25, 2013. http://cnsnews.com/news/article/laura-bush-boasts-bush-presidential-library-green-and-sustainable

Johnson, Larry, Malcolm Brown, and Samantha Adams Becker, eds., NMC Horizon Report, 2014 Higher Education Edition. Austin, Tex.: New Media Consortium, 2014. http://www.nmc.org/pdf/2014-nmc-horizon-report-he-EN.pdf

Morehart, Phil. “AIA/ALA Library Building Awards.” American Libraries, September/October 2013. http://www.americanlibrariesmagazine.org/article/aiaala-library-building-awards

——— . “Building the Future: 2013 Library Design Showcase.” American Libraries, September/October 2013. http://www.americanlibrariesmagazine.org/article/building-future

 “Top 10 Libraries of 2013.” Designboom, Dec. 22, 2013. http://www.designboom.com/architecture/top-10-libraries-of-2013-12-21-2013/

Watson, Les, editor of Better Library and Learning Spaces: Projects, Trends and Ideas, emailed comments, Oct. 2, 2013. 

Worland, Gayle, “There’s Wireless, Coffee and—Oh Yes, Books—at the New Central Library.” Wisconsin State Journal (Madison), Sept. 21, 2013. http://host.madison.com/wsj/news/local/there-s-wireless-coffee-and-oh-yes-books-at-the/article_beb1eea3-9fb0-5881-9b80-60c56f8b15a9.html

 

10. Outreach and Diversity

American Library Association. Association for Library Service to Children.

———. Office for Diversity.

———. Office for Literacy and Outreach Services.

Badillo, Tonya, emailed comments, Oct. 18, 2013.

Diaz, Shelley, “Diversity 101: Addressing the Need for Diversity in Materials for Kids: ALA Midwinter 2014.” School Library Journal, Feb. 4, 2014. http://www.slj.com/2014/02/events/ala-conferences/diversity-101-addressi...

Keen, Judy, “Libraries Welcome Homeless to ‘Community Living Rooms.’” USA Today, Dec. 13, 2010. http://usatoday30.usatoday.com/news/nation/2010-12-13-libraries13_ST_N.htm?csp=34

National Center for Education Statistics, Program for the International Assessment of Adult Competencies (PIAAC), 2012. http://nces.ed.gov/surveys/piaac/

Schull, Diantha D., emailed comments, Nov. 23, 2013.

 

11. Washington Scene

American Library Association. Washington Office.

“House of Representatives Narrowly Passes Flawed ESEA Reauthorization.” Education Votes, July 19, 2013. http://educationvotes.nea.org/2013/07/19/house-of-representatives-narrowly-passes-flawed-esea-reauthorization/

Shapiro, Gary, “Supreme Court Gives American Consumers Victory over Copyright Owners in Kirtsaeng vs. John Wiley & Sons.” Forbes, Mar. 30, 2013. http://www.forbes.com/sites/garyshapiro/2013/03/20/supreme-court-gives-american-consumers-victory-over-copyright-owners-in-kirtsaeng-vs-john-wiley-sons/

Steinhauer, Jennifer, “As Works Flood In, Nation’s Library Treads Water.” New York Times, May 3, 2013. http://www.nytimes.com/2013/05/04/books/budget-cuts-hobble-library-of-co...

Wikipedia, “First-sale doctrine.” http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/First-sale_doctrine

Zetter, Kim, “Federal Judge Finds National Security Letters Unconstitutional, Bans Them.” Wired, Threat Level, March 15, 2013. http://www.wired.com/threatlevel/2013/03/nsl-found-unconstitutional/

 

12. Intellectual Freedom

American Library Association. Office for Intellectual Freedom

American Library Association. Public Information Office, “Banned Books Week Heroes unveiled during Virtual Read-Out.” Press release, Sept. 20, 2013. http://www.ala.org/news/press-releases/2013/09/banned-books-week-heroes-unveiled-during-virtual-read-out

American Library Association. Washington Office

Freedom to Read Foundation, “Freedom to Read Foundation and ALA File Brief in Lawsuit Challenging Arizona Ethnic Studies Ban.” Press release, Nov. 26, 2013. http://www.ala.org/news/press-releases/2013/11/freedom-read-foundation-and-ala-file-brief-lawsuit-challenging-arizona-ethnic

Morehart, Phil, “Persepolis Stays in Chicago Public Schools, but out of Classrooms.” American Libraries, March 15, 2013. http://www.americanlibrariesmagazine.org/article/persepolis-stays-chicag...

Nye, Valerie, emailed comments, Sept. 30, 2013.

Wikipedia, “Children’s Internet Protection Act.”. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Children%27s_Internet_Protection_Act

Wisniewski, Mary, “Chicago Schools Order Book on Iran out of Some Classrooms.” Chicago Tribune, Mar. 15, 2013. http://articles.chicagotribune.com/2013-03-15/news/sns-rt-us-usa-education-chicagobre92e119-20130315_1_acacia-o-connor-cps-book

 

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