Archive for November, 2011

School Library Funding

The State of California developed a modern library standards. There is a link below that you can use to learn more about it.

The development of library space is key student success. It will help your students prepare to live and learn in a world of information. School libraries help students develop ideas and information. Research shows that a school library with the right staffing, funding, and a rich collection of books has a positive impact on students.

Develop a plan for your library, learn how to provide access to materials in all formats. Help increase students’ interest in reading, viewing, and using information and ideas. Work with school districts to provide library services for teachers and students.

The California school library funding web site was developed for educators and others who work with school libraries.

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Library Planning, E-Book Reader, Sales Predicted to Increase

From a library planning and development perspective, the statistics in this article will be of great significance to the development of library buildings in five years. The library built in today’s world will have to adapt to the e-reader. However, other formats will exist. It is the library collection that will be unique to the knowledge hunters of tomorrow. It is the contents of the physical + virtual library that will be a gathering place for learning and education. It is the librarians that are curators of the collection regardless of the format.

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Collaboration Software and Space for Libraries

There are two types of collaboration software that is changing the ways students use the library. One product is from Media Scape System and the Tidebreak application. futureclassroom

steelcase collaboration space

steelcase collaboration space

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