Monthly Archive for February, 2014

Call for research papers

Current Call for Papers School Libraries Worldwide is the official professional and research journal of the International Association of School Librarianship. It is published twice yearly, in January and July, and is available online and through select periodical databases. School Libraries Worldwide publishes new works of current research and scholarship […]

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ICT innovation for libraries

see what is happening in Kenya – and in some other places – by seeing the winners of the EIFL-PLIP innovation awards for creative ICT use in public libraries, some of which is benefiting schools especially the project in Kenya – http://www.eifl.net/eifl-plip-innovation-award/award-6-winners#Kenya.

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Open Knowledge Repository

The World Bank has relaunched of its open access repository “Open Knowledge Repository – OKR” with a new, cutting-edge mobile friendly interface as well as a few additional enhancements. Please find below a copy of the announcement also available here: http://www.worldbank.org/en/news/feature/2014/01/23/open-knowledge-repository-introduces-mobile-friendly-design The most significant aspect of the announcement is that […]

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Library of Congress Literacy Awards

Dear Friends of Literacy, Books, and Reading, The Library of Congress Center for the Book is pleased to announce that the 2014 Library of Congress Literacy Awards Program is now accepting applications. Through the generosity of David M. Rubenstein, the Literacy Awards honor organizations that have made outstanding contributions to […]

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