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Librarians in our community

Michelle Ames

Librarians in our community

by Michelle Ames

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Published by PowerKids Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Librarians -- Juvenile literature,
  • Libraries -- Juvenile literature

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    StatementMichelle Ames.
    GenreJuvenile literature.
    SeriesOn the job
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsZ682 .A53 2010
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22849505M
    ISBN 109781404280724, 9781435824584, 9781435824591
    LC Control Number2008053793

    School librarians play a key role in creating readers alongside parents, teachers, and public librarians. Discover ways to work with your community to help students develop as readers. Find ideas to support students with different interests and abilities. Libraries, and collection development librarians, have the opportunity to bring these books and experiences to the public. All of the public. Once upon a time, it was a trendy thing in libraries to say that building diverse collections was a good thing because patrons deserve to see themselves reflected in our collections.

      Libraries are still important to the communities we serve, but the ways in which our patrons seek information and use our resources have changed with the growth of the web. Academic libraries have seen a steady decline in reference traffic since , and the Public Library Data Service Report shows an almost 10% decline in reference.   All of this library love got us thinking about our favorite books about libraries and librarians, and so we decided to put together a list of them. Featuring cats, bookmobiles, archivists, time travelers, even Dracula—these 15 books will inspire a renewed appreciation for a place that is, in the words of Jamie Ford in his novel The Songs of.

      Librarians On the Job. On the job in a typical public or private lending library, librarians typically perform some or all of the following duties: • Help library patrons find the books or online reference information they need • Organize materials according to the library’s system • Plan library programs, such as storytelling for young children • Develop and index . At OEDb, we understand the importance of libraries to education and research, whether it be research for health, business, online accounting programs, education, real estate, online marketing programs or a wide number of other areas. In fact, we recently launched our own Library themed blog, ly, our interest in the amount of blogs authored by librarians .


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