Sunday, October 23, 2011

Need Inspiration?

If you need a big, giant bucket of inspiration, check out the just published Ebook:

It's a collection of 100 essays written by respected librarians, teachers, publishers, and library vendors on the subject of School Libraries.  It was edited by Kristin Fontichiaro and Buffy Hamilton. Foreword by R. David Lankes. Photographs by Diane Cordell."
The authors were asked to write about the future of libraries and librarians. Where are we headed? Where should we be headed? The topics range from learning, teaching, multiple literacies, collection development, the digital and the physical library, collaboration and professional learning. Each essay  beings personal experience to the learning happening in school libraries. Each has a different, but inspiring perspective. This is a must read for every school librarian! And, it's FREE. Go for it!