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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. Children in Crisis

    geberhart's blog The Scoop Reforma works to supply books to child refugees By Greg Landgraf Sylvia Cisneros, president of Reforma: The National Association to Promote Library and Information Services to Latinos and the Spanish Speaking, delivered 225 ...

    geberhart - 09/17/2014 - 08:58 - American Libraries Magazine

  4. Judging an Ebook by its Cover

    MPERA's blog E-Content By James LaRue It doesn’t matter if a book is paper or pixels: Covers matter. We are drawn to images, and the brighter and more appealing the image, the more briskly the book circulates. But there’s a problem. For many public d ...

    MPERA - 09/12/2014 - 11:29 - American Libraries Magazine

  5. DCL Ebook Report September 2014

    MPERA's blog E-Content By James LaRue Read the Douglas County (Colo.) Libraries Ebook Report as a PDF file. There are some distinct oddities in this month's report. On the library pricing for print, Ingrams seems consistently cheaper than Baker ...

    MPERA - 09/08/2014 - 10:47 - American Libraries Magazine

  6. Following the Money

    bgoldberg's blog E-Content By James LaRue Every now and then someone publishes a link that should be slipped into every board packet in the nation. I'd like to highlight this report: " Exploring Connections: Independent Publishers and Resea ...

    bgoldberg - 09/05/2014 - 09:44 - American Libraries Magazine

  7. MOOCs and Library Trends Report discussed at WLIC

    LBORMAN's blog The Scoop By Laurie D. Borman Pierre Dillenbourg, the academic director of the École polytechnique fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL), spoke on his expertise, massive open online courses (MOOCs), during the August 20 plenary session at the 20 ...

    LBORMAN - 08/20/2014 - 10:42 - 3 comments - American Libraries Magazine

  8. ALA and German Library Association Sign Agreement

    LBORMAN's blog The Scoop By Laurie D. Borman American Library Association (ALA) President Courtney Young and Barbara Lison, a representative of the German library association Bibliothek & Information Deutschland (BID), signed an agreement on Tues ...

    LBORMAN - 08/20/2014 - 09:06 - American Libraries Magazine

  9. Turn Up the Volume

    bgoldberg's blog E-Content By James LaRue Denver Public Library (DPL) has announced a new service called Volume. The product is intriguing: 37 albums of DRM-free downloadable or streamable music by Colorado artists. The music is available to any DPL ...

    bgoldberg - 08/19/2014 - 16:21 - American Libraries Magazine

  10. Photos from the Exhibit Hall at WLIC 2014 in Lyon

    LBORMAN's blog The Scoop By Laurie D. Borman     IFLA’s World Library Information Congress 2014 in Lyon, France offers a modest-sized but busy exhibit hall. The hall opened Monday to a large crowd sampling new database offerings as well as informatio ...

    LBORMAN - 08/19/2014 - 14:42 - American Libraries Magazine

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