School libraries

CILIP Guidelines for Colleges, 7th edition   CILIP Guidelines for Colleges, 7th edition
Recommendation for learning resources

Edited by Andrew Eynon

Written to address audiences from the whole spectrum of information management sectors, this book is vital reading for three types of reader: policy-makers, who need to make decisions about establishing . . .

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CILIP Guidelines for Secondary School Libraries, 3rd edition   CILIP Guidelines for Secondary School Libraries, 3rd edition
Edited by Sue Shaper

This fully updated version of the CILIP-endorsed guidelines for secondary school libraries addresses the changing schools’ landscape and impact of technological changes of recent years.    Focusing . . .

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Copyright and E-learning, 2nd edition   Copyright and E-learning, 2nd edition
A guide for practitioners

Jane Secker with Chris Morrison

Jane Secker and Chris Morrison have completely revised and updated this highly successful text to take into account recent developments in the field and changes to the law in the UK and elsewhere in the . . .

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Critical Literacy for Information Professionals   Critical Literacy for Information Professionals
Edited by Sarah McNicol

This edited collection explores critical literacy theory and provides practical guidance to how it can be taught and applied in libraries. The approach taken in critical literacy is not to read texts . . .

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Know it All, Find it Fast for Youth Librarians and Teachers   Know it All, Find it Fast for Youth Librarians and Teachers
Christinea Donnelly

A brand new version of the best-selling enquiry desk reference text, Know it All, Find it Fast, specifically designed for those working with children and young people in schools, public libraries and at . . .

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Read to Succeed   Read to Succeed
Strategies to engage children and young people in reading for pleasure

Edited by Joy Court

Concern about children's reading is an international issue highlighted by continuing OECD research. Government actions such as the priority given to reading in the review of the National Curriculum . . .

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Reader Development in Practice   Reader Development in Practice
Bringing literature to readers

Edited by Susan Hornby and Bob Glass

Who is the reader? How do we reach them, and why? To what extent are readers determining what libraries offer? How has that changed since the birth of reader development? And what impact has organizational . . .

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Reading by Right   Reading by Right
Successful strategies to ensure every child can read to succeed

Edited by Joy Court

Literacy has now been recognized as a human right for over 50 years in several international declarations and initiatives. Every child has a right to read and we have a social responsibility, as parents, . . .

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Teaching Information Literacy Reframed   Teaching Information Literacy Reframed
50+ framework-based exercises for creating information-literate learners

Joanna M Burkhardt

This book offers a starting point to understanding and teaching the six threshold concepts listed in the ACRL Framework for Information Literacy for Higher Education, an altogether new way of looking at . . .

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The Innovative School Librarian, 2nd edition   The Innovative School Librarian, 2nd edition
Sharon Markless, Elizabeth Bentley, Sarah Pavey, Sue Shaper, Sally Todd and Carol Webb

This book takes a strategic approach to the leadership of school libraries, examining notions of professionalism, their effect on identity and models of library practice. The Innovative School Librarian . . .

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Visual Literacy for Libraries   Visual Literacy for Libraries
A practical, standards-based guide

Nicole E Brown, Kaila Bussert, Denise Hattwig and Ann Medaille

This book will give you an understanding of how images fit into your critical practice and how you can advance student learning with your own visual literacy. The importance of images and visual media . . .

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