1. Estimating Journal Value: One Approach from Virginia Tech


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    ASERL Webinar: "Estimating Journal Value: One Approach from Virginia Tech." Presented by Matt Harrington & Leslie O'Brien of Virginia Tech Libraries. Original webinar date = October 18, 2011. ASERL webinars are licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International License. See http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/4.0/deed.en_US

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    • 2011 SKILLS Act Briefing - Kathy Mortimer


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      Kathy Mortimer, a parent from Henrico County, VA talks about Henrico County's school libraries, which won the American Association of School Librarians (AASL) 2011 School Library Program of the year. Mortimer also underscores why she wants her children to attend a school with a state certified librarian. To see the site she mentions, visit: http://museumbox.e2bn.org/

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      • 2011 SKILLS Act Briefing - Donna L. Haye


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        Donna L. Haye, Assistant Superintendent, Atlantic City Public Schools, New Jersey discusses how federal funds have benefited Atlantic City libraries, how school libraries have benefited students and the importance of legislation supporting school libraries.

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        • 2011 SKILLS Act Briefing - Connie Williams


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          Connie Williams, National Board Certified Teacher Librarian, Petaluma High School, California describes her activities as an educator in and out of her school library. The Memory Trail project she mentions is available here: http://www.memorytrail.us/memory_trail

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          • 2011 SKILLS Act Briefing - Carl Harvey


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            Carl Harvey, School Librarian, North Elementary School, Indiana outlines the many roles school librarians play, from educators, curriculum coordinators to staff trainers.

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            • 2011 SKILLS Act Briefing - William A. Mayer


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              William A. Mayer, University Librarian at American University starts the briefing, driving home the important role universities play as launching pads. He emphasizes that, for students who begin college without the critical thinking and literacy skills school librarians impart, it may already be too late.

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              • Night Collection


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                Chris Dietrich, PhD/Systematic Entomologist/Principal Investigator for InvertNet, explains how to collect insects at night. Chris, also, touches on the impact of loosing native prairie and how biological collections can help assist restoration efforts. Video Produced/Shot/Edited: Nadia Jassim Original Music: Ronen Goldstein (All Rights Reserved)

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                • Your Face Our Future - Anti Racism Exhibition


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                  Your Face Our Future Against Racism is a powerful promotional clip detailing an anti racism exhibition. The full exhibition can be viewed in Lancashire libraries. If you wish to borrow the exhibition for your project or event please contact us on our free racism help line 0808 808 7398. We hope the clip inspires you to view the full exhibition.

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                  • Library Rave


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                    Made for the Washington Library Media Association's (WLMA) Conference - This is LIT, 2011, Spokane, WA Included in the checklist for WA State School Librarians is the mandate to have fun! I created this music video as an opener for my conference presentation: 7 Arcs of Innovation. The presentation slide deck is on Slideshare.com here: http://www.slideshare.net/SIMKathy/wlma-2011-final (start on slide 33 if you have seen this video)

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                    • Honk for Jobs!


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                      Jobs, Protest, libraries,

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