1. Steampunk Panel - SLJ Day of Dialog, BEA 2010


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    The panel: "Steampunkery: Why are today's teens embracing 19th-century technologies?" Moderator: Cory Doctorow, Author Panelists: Authors Scott Westerfeld and Cherie Priest; Karen Grenke,…

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    • Digital Public Library of America | screencast tour


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      A closer look at the recently launched DPLA, its features and “how it works, both good and bad.” Linda W. Braun, a library consultant and educator, offers this screencast on the highly…

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      • Test Drive: Kodak Zi8, Raw Video at 720p / 30 fps.


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        As part of SLJ.com/School Library Journal's Test Drive of the Kodak Zi8 HD video camera, Jeffrey Hastings recorded this sample at the 720 pixel and 30 frames per second setting.

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        • Jeffrey Hastings Tests the Flip MinoHD


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          This is the tail-end of a review of the Flip MinoHD in which I use Vimeo as the online sharing venue of choice to display the MinoHD's 720p footage. The video begins at SLJ.com and is associated…

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          • School Library Journal Reviews the StarWalk Kids eBook Platform


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            Jeffrey Hastings, technical reviewer for School Library Journal's Digital Shift, takes a walk through the StarWalk Kids collection. Read the full review here: http://www.thedigitalshift.com/2013/01/opinion/test-drive/ebook-toolkit-starwalk-kids-test-drive-january-2013/

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            • SLJ Summit 2010: Steven Bell


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              Steven Bell, Associate University Librarian, Temple University on "Embedded Etexts: A Stealth Approach to Stimulate Ebook Reading." School Library Journal Summit: 'The Future of Reading,"…

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