1. Wonderstruck by Brian Selznick

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    A sneak peek into WONDERSTRUCK, the upcoming novel told in words and pictures by Brian Selznick, the Caldecott winning creator of THE INVENTION OF HUGO CABRET and keynote speaker at the 2011 SLJ Summit.

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    • eBoost Multimedia-Enhanced eBooks from ABDO Digital for pre-K-12.

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      The eBooks are good on their own, but the enhanced multimedia content from third parties makes the selections perfect for young researchers exploring topics, common-core style. eBoost eBooks from ABDO Digital. Check out the accompanying print review in the December 2012 issue of School Library Journal.

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      • Kindle Fire vs. Nook Tablet

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        Jeff Hastings compares the pair of popular eReader/Color Tablets and gives readers hints on how to install 3rd party apps not offered through the devices' respective app stores.

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        • Test Drive: The Kodak Zi8 in 1080p High Definition.

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          A sample of raw footage from the Kodak Zi8 HD camera, as part of a review of the product for SLJ.com and School Library Journal done by Jeffrey Hastings.

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          • Smackdown: Nook Simple Touch vs. Kobo eReader Touch

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            SLJ.com pits the Nook Simple Touch against the Kobo eReader Touch. See which IR Touchscreen eInk eReader comes out on top! The video is a companion to the print review of the products available in the November, 2011 issue of School Library Journal and on SLJ.com

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            • SLJ Loves: IMAG-N-O-TRON by Moonbot Studios

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              SLJ editor Daryl Grabarek walks through some of the amazing augmented reality "pages" in this companion app to The Fantastic Flying Books of Mr. Morris Lessmore, by William Joyce

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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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                • Create Games Using Tiny Tap | screencast tutorial

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                  Screencast by Richard Byrne, School Library Journal's Cool Tools columnist. For the complete article and more tips using technology in the classroom, visit http://www.thedigitalshift.com/category/opinion/cool-tools/.

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                  • Kodak Zi8 at WVGA, 30 FPS, with external lavalier mic--sample footage

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                    As part of his monthly Test Drive tech reviews for School Library Journal and SLJ.com, Jeffrey Hastings has posted this unedited sample footage uploaded from the Kodak Zi8. It's shot on the devices lowest setting, WVGA, with an external tie-clip mic used for audio pickup.

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                    • SLJ.com Reviews ResearchReady: Web-based Information Literacy Courseware.

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                      Jeff Hastings looks at ResearchReady, online courseware designed to prepare students for effective and ethical college-level research. The video is a companion to his May, 2013 print review for School Library Journal and features a new video tutorial courtesy of the courseware's creators, ImagineEasy Solutions, LLC.

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