School Libraries: What's Now, What's Next, What's Yet to ComeDownload
"The future of school libraries and school librarians hangs in the balance." Changing technology and tightening budgets threaten many libraries, which must adapt to survive. This compilation of essays, directed to school librarians, concerns the current status and the future of school libraries, focusing on 21st century schools and learners. Chapters include Learners, Who and When We Teach, Emerging and Multiple Literacies, Gaming, Reading, Physical Libraries, Virtual Libraries, Collection Development, Collaboration, and Professional Learning.