Every year I set myself the task of writing an article on a key question of strategic importance to libraries. It’s a worthwhile challenge. It forces me to think deeply about a single topic, consume the related literature and research, interview customers, and try to say something useful.
The Michigan State Board of Education passed a resolution at its October 14 board meeting in support of school libraries staffed by certified school librarians as a way to achieve 21st-century learning and teaching goals.
Here’s your monthly fix of ebook price comparisons, compliments of the Douglas County (Colo.) Libraries Ebook Report. This kind of data is critical in supporting our arguments that ebooks cost darn too much.