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Great library orientation scavenger hunt

Great work from Brisbane Grammar team:  http://bgslibraryblog.org/?p=225

The link to all the documents used (also included on the blog post) is https://www.dropbox.com/sh/clsomr9hsfybhrn/AACgnAOQSpCJyPkdInWB8F3va?dl=0

Thanks to Cathy Oxley for permission to post this.

 
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Posted by on April 17, 2015 in Uncategorized

 

Murder in the Library 2

Many thanks to Nell Keen for allowing me to share her Murder in the Library activity below.

See also:

https://readingpower.wordpress.com/2015/04/08/murder-in-the-library-links/

https://heyjude.files.wordpress.com/2006/06/bodyinlibrary.pdf

 
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Posted by on April 16, 2015 in Uncategorized

 

Renovation planning

This shows early planning for our library that is now finished. May take a moment or two to open.

More at:

https://readingpower.wordpress.com/2014/08/06/library-renovation-presentation-6-august-2014/

https://readingpower.wordpress.com/2014/06/05/edutech-brisbane-presentation-on-potter-library-renovation/

 
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Posted by on April 16, 2015 in Uncategorized

 

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Fantasy Quest in the Library

 
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Posted by on April 10, 2015 in Uncategorized

 

School Library Makerspace Programming

Some links for exploration:

http://www.slj.com/2015/03/technology/the-maker-space-difference-amazing-inquiry-shared-learning-tech-tidbits/#_

http://app.emaze.com/@ALTZZIO/steam-labs-makerspaces-and-hackspaces-oh-my#1

http://blogs.clariusconsulting.net/kzu/electronics-101-for-kids-littlebits-review/

http://blogs.slj.com/neverendingsearch/2014/12/19/making-inside-the-space-and-outside-the-box/

http://colleengraves.org/makerspace-resources-and-programming-ideas/

http://denvermakerfaire.com/2014/03/19/a-librarians-guide-to-makerspaces-16-resources/

http://fontichiaro.com/uploads/2014/ct-makerspace-list.pdf

http://icreateilearn.weebly.com/sp-design-lab/category/makerspaces

http://jchild.edublogs.org/2015/04/03/sharing-our-journey/

http://judyoconnell.com/2012/07/16/makerspace-in-your-school-library/

http://learninprogress.blogspot.com.au/2014/07/primary-centers-getting-started-kaslsr14.html

http://littlebinsforlittlehands.com/popsicle-stick-catapult-kids-stem-activity/

http://littlebits.cc/case-study-school-library-makerspace

http://lj.libraryjournal.com/2014/06/webcasts/making-your-maker-space-building-for-hands-on-learning-in-libraries/

http://makeitatyourlibrary.org/

http://makerjawn.org/

http://makezine.com/projects/squishy-circuits/

http://mtk12online.weebly.com/

http://renovatedlearning.com/

http://renovatedlearning.com/makerspace-resources/

http://showmelibrarian.blogspot.com.au/p/all-things-steam.html

http://teenspaceblog.syossetlibrary.org/category/teen-programs/

http://wmgtechnology.blogspot.com.au/

http://www.coolcatteacher.com/essential-information-maker-movement/

http://www.edutopia.org/blog/designing-a-school-makerspace-jennifer-cooper?utm_source=dlvr.it&utm_medium=twitter

http://www.fontichiaro.com/activelearning/2014/08/23/what-is-the-spine-of-your-makerspace-a-day-with-plano-isd-librarians/

http://www.instructables.com/

http://www.lifehacker.com.au/2014/08/how-to-get-started-on-diy-projects-with-littlebits/

http://www.lifehacker.com.au/2014/08/how-to-get-started-on-diy-projects-with-littlebits/

http://www.slideserve.com/bert-stafford/why-makerspaces

http://www.slideshare.net/LYRASIS_PRODEV/libraries-as-makerspaces

http://www.slj.com/2015/01/technology/creating-a-school-library-maker-space-the-beginning-of-a-journey-tech-tidbits/

http://www.theatlantic.com/education/archive/2014/07/how-family-game-night-makes-kids-into-better-students/374525/

http://youthserviceslibrarianship.wikispaces.com/Makerspaces

https://docs.google.com/document/d/1GrPHmytAmBL2ZrXrbz4CDVCaxjpLEpmEA6GdhGZS14I/edit?pli=1

https://docs.google.com/document/d/1lyYoqNZUl6j45LrXV8Go86DVcr6Xm7r7nIk8UvNiNWU/edit

https://magic.piktochart.com/output/4831968-makerspaces-year-1-copy#

https://medium.com/synapse/makerspace-robotics-night-c3fa9bdae534

https://melbhslibrary.wordpress.com/2014/08/07/library-allsorts/

https://resourcelinkbce.wordpress.com/2013/10/30/running-a-maker-faire-good-hard-fun-at-st-joachims/

https://teamhughmanatee.files.wordpress.com/2013/04/preddy-creating-school-library-e2809cmakerspacee2809d.pdf

https://theunquietlibrarian.wordpress.com/2012/06/28/makerspaces-participatory-learning-and-libraries/

https://transaction.exploratorium.edu/store/art-tinkering

http://tinkering.exploratorium.edu/projects

http://www.fontichiaro.com/activelearning/2015/03/28/making-maker-learning-workshop-for-librarians-and-fellow-informal-educators/

https://www.diigo.com/user/anneweaver/makerspaces?type=all&snapshot=no&sort=updated

 
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Posted by on April 9, 2015 in Uncategorized

 

MINDSHIFTS, MAKEOVERS AND MAGIC: Your mission should you choose to accept it

PD notes for presentation by Liz McGettigan, Director of Digital Library Experiences and Technology at SOLUS UK

at Library Resource Centre, Ambrose Treacy College (formerly Nudgee Junior college) Twigg Street, Indooroopilly

Monday 09 February 2015 5:00pm to 7:30pm, provided by ALIA

https://www.regonline.com.au/Register/Checkin.aspx?EventID=1671023

Better notes than mine: https://lavenderlibrary.wordpress.com/2015/02/22/mindshifts-makeovers-and-magic-your-mission-should-you-choose-to-accept-it/

  • People: Need their input
  • Place
  • Platform

PARADIGM Shift, Problems, Profile

Tag: Learn, escape, enjoy

Edinburgh libraries story

  •  Tales of one city blog
  • The gold standard- all libraries same standard
  • Never has the competition for the customer been so hard; Never has information been more important
  • Launchpad for the future
  • We need to strive to dent the universe by Steve Jobs
  • The enterprise skills
  • Learning lab
  • Touch feel contribute
  • Libraries change lives awards
  • Do it zone, digilab, fablab, makerspaces – needs to be community driven
  • User generated content
  • So you want to write a book
  • The illiterate relearn, unlearn
  • Augmented reality oculus rift
  • Mythical maze Summer Reading Challenge: The reading agency – over 1 million sol.us/mythical  Mythical hunt, collect stickers to complete challenge, 3d printer paint And name characters in book. Library treasure: good for reading: The ar game; 3d printer; The characters; The book
  •  We must be the change we want to see in the world
  • Gaming; Coding workshops
  • Innovation and learning, merge physical and digital
  • Showcase
  • Innovate be brave, be determined

Fear has 2 meanings forget everything and run; face everything and rise

The choice is yours

Other links:

http://library.ifla.org/103/1/081-mcgettigan-en.pdf

https://lizmcgettiganfuturelibraries.wordpress.com/

http://www.cilip.org.uk/cilip/blog/it-time-public-library-example-augmented-reality

http://www.stepintoabook.org.uk/

http://www.sol.us/mythical/

http://summerreadingchallenge.org.uk/games

http://portal.touchline.com.au/html5/?controller=WebViewController&tab_id=2224118&cat_id=422421

http://yourlibrary.edinburgh.gov.uk/

http://yourlibrary.edinburgh.gov.uk/ourtownstories

https://talesofonecity.wordpress.com/

http://www.gov.scot/Resource/0042/00425712.ppt

http://www.gov.scot/Resource/0042/00425713.ppt

http://b10.cgpublisher.com/proposals/27/index_html

http://www.slideshare.net/libraryofdigress/a-joined-up-approach-to-social-media

http://twicsy.com/i/KPgCRh

http://app.emaze.com/@AOQIWLFO/re-imagining-libraries-copy1#2

 
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Posted by on April 8, 2015 in Uncategorized

 

Murder in the Library links

http://judyoconnell.com/2010/08/14/body-in-the-library/

http://www.carleton.edu/campus/library/reference/workshops/MurderMystery.html

http://www.provolibrary.com/whodunnit      

http://www.doncasterbookaward.net/events-murder-in-the-library-201001.php

https://hardwiredforstories.wikispaces.com/Library+Murder+Mystery

http://flyp.pbworks.com/w/page/12212470/Murder-at-Your-Library

https://www.tes.co.uk/teaching-resource/maths-murder-mystery-11–death-in-the-library-6435820

See also: https://readingpower.wordpress.com/2015/04/16/murder-in-the-library-2/

 
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Posted by on April 8, 2015 in Uncategorized

 
 
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