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Library 101 : A Handbook for the School Librarian (Paperback) (Claire Gatrell Stephens & Patricia
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This guide for new and experienced school librarians provides sidebars offering the experiences of real-life practitioners, plus 20 pages of appendices listing national and state organizations, web sites, awards, books, and key terms. Part 1 covers day-to-day basics such as roles, library organization, circulation policies, media management systems, scheduling, staffing, and physical arrangement of the library. Part 2 looks at the collaboration between the school librarian and teacher, discussing Common Core and other standards, promoting library programs, typical lessons, and video and audio equipment. Part 3 presents a long-term vision for managing the collection, with information on budgeting, purchasing, and cataloging. Part 4 deals with the many types of equipment found in the school library, such as computer hardware and software, tablets and laptops, visual presentation equipment, interactive whiteboards, and digital cameras and camcorders. The book includes b&w photos of equipment and materials. Annotation ©2015 Ringgold, Inc., Portland, OR (protoview.com)
A handbook for school librarians discusses such issues as library organization, policies, scheduling, staffing, arranging materials, standards, promoting the library, collection development, budgeting, and cataloging.
Number of Pages: 233
Genre: Language + Art + Disciplines
Sub-Genre: Study + Teaching
Publisher: Libraries Unltd Inc
Author: Claire Gatrell Stephens & Patricia Franklin
Street Date: August 26, 2015
Item Number (DPCI): 247-38-7200
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