Looking @ 5 Tips for Buying Non-fiction Books

Buying non-fiction books for the school library isn’t quite as easy as choosing fiction. Here are my 5 tips for wise spending while getting quality titles to meet student and curricular needs. #NoSweatLibrary #schoollibrary #nonfictionbooks #collectiondevelopment Continue reading

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Looking @ Helpful Informational Handouts

School Librarians can save a lot of time if we anticipate common questions from students, teachers, administrators, or parents, and prepare helpful informational handouts that are customized for each type of patron. Here are some suggestions & a few FREE downloads. #NoSweatLibrary #schoollibrary #readingpromotion #teachercollaboration #parentcommunication Continue reading

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Looking @ Strategic Planning for a School Library Program

Strategic planning is an effective model for a School Library Program if it includes: defined beliefs, a broad vision, and a clear mission; significant concepts and goals; and an action plan with specific action steps to organize time, materials, and personnel. #NoSweatLibrary #schoollibrary #strategicplanning #actionplan Continue reading

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