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Minitex News articles tagged with "School Libraries" (20):

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NewsLitCamp with Star Tribune

Apr 21, 2021

Minnesota educators: Join the News Literacy Project, Star Tribune, and Sourcewell Technology on June 15 for a free, virtual day of professional learning.

MN Writes MN Reads featured in continuum

Jun 25, 2020

If you are interested in learning more about self-publishing for yourself or your library patrons, check out Allison Campbell-Jensen's recent article in the University of Minnesota Libraries newsletter, continuum, "Open avenue to Minne-centric publishing."

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Libraries Serving Youth Meetup: #OwnVoices

Jun 15, 2020

This year's Libraries Serving Youth Meetup on June 15 included an author panel featuring four prominent Minnesota authors, a presentation from the Minnesota Department of Education on using data to better understand youth in your communities, and #OwnVoices book talks from Minnesota librarians. The event was moderated by Dr. Sarah Park Dahlen of St. Kate’s MLIS program and hosted on Zoom by the Minnesota Library Association.

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Finding kids' magazines in ELM

Apr 22, 2020

You can search for publications using the Find a Publication search bar on the eLibrary Minnesota (ELM) portal home page. Simply enter the publication title, click on Full Text Access, then choose one of the listed databases.

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NASSP: "The Nonnegotiable Role of School Librarians"

Feb 7, 2020

As many of us are well aware, school librarians throughout the state are continuing to face cuts in budgets, support, and positions and are looking for ways to communicate the value of this crucial role to school administrators.

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New ELM Chrome extension for schools!

Aug 27, 2019

To assist in the never-ending battle to encourage students to go beyond Google and search more trustworthy and age-appropriate databases, we have developed a free ELM Chrome extension that can be easily installed on your school's Chromebooks or desktop computers.

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AP Lit curation available in Ebooks Minnesota

Jan 25, 2019

The College Board recommends that students preparing for the Advanced Placement English Literature and Composition exam read widely across time periods and genres. Ebooks Minnesota has many books of "literary merit" that you may want to read as you prepare.

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Interlibrary loan delivery available to metro area schools

Dec 3, 2018

Metro area media specialists and teachers: Do you have students looking for research resources beyond what your school library offers?

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MNHS History Day teacher workshops

Oct 18, 2018

Attention teachers and media specialists working with History Day students, check out these upcoming workshops at the Minnesota History Center:

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College and scholarship finders available in ELM

Oct 3, 2018

Are you working with high school students who are exploring colleges and looking for scholarships?