Category Archives: Libraries in Action

smore from Caitlin Jacobson

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Check out Caitlin’s information-rich smore posters.  There are several links embedded in the posters themselves. Click on any of the buttons below to begin your exploration. ~kr, ed.

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Shareable Documents from Conference By Rory Morse

AKLA 2016 Shareables Session Name: Website in a Day My redesigned website as a result of what I learned from the Website in a Day session.  This session showed me more of what needs to be on a Library website … Continue reading

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My Shareable Experience from the Alaska State Library Association Conference By Michele Chapman

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My Shareable Experience from the Alaska State Library Association Conference By Michele Chapman Palmer High School Librarian Mat-Su School District Make it at Your Library (Thurdsay) This session was definitely out of my comfort zone for I do not consider … Continue reading

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AKLA Conference 2016 Articles By Sheila Degener

Thursday:  1 to 3 p.m. MAKE IT @ YOUR LIBRARY Presented by Rebecca Webb and Amelia Swenby   Rebecca Webb was a dynamic speaker who showed us her Make It Spaces she had created at her library with a STREAM … Continue reading

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ALA – Orlando, July 2016 ~ Sheryl Wittig ~ Four Articles

ALA – Orlando, July 2016  ~ Sheryl Wittig ~ Four Articles Article 1: Makerspaces I’ve been following the makerspace buzz for a few years now.  Since there is no room to spare in my school, I assumed there was no … Continue reading

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Just Weed it! Historical Facts into Fiction! By Renee Foster

Oh Well! Just Weeded it…. Ann Morgester- Just Weed It! Weeding can be a daunting task but somehow it has to be done throughout the year. Its sound easy right? However don’t forget how much space those books are taking … Continue reading

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AKASL Professional Development Grant Shareable Products By Karina Reyes

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Karina Reyes SHAREABLE PRODUCTS AKASL PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT GRANT April 11, 2016 Day 1: MAKING IT IN THE THE LIBRARY Rebecca Webb, presenter of Make it @Your Library walked us through her experience setting up a maker Faire in Tanana.  There’s … Continue reading

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The Future Ready Librarian: Is your school administration on board? by Deborah Rinio

The Future Ready Librarian: Is your school administration on board? by Deborah Rinio, 7/25/16 If you haven’t already heard about Future Ready, it’s time to change that. Future Ready is an United States Department of Education imitative designed to help … Continue reading

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ALA 2016 Convention By Alisa Williams

Getting the Word out Into the Community! Robbie Barber took a job as a Librarian in “one of the worst school libraries in Georgia.”  Morale was low, and there was no excitement about the library or collaboration with teachers. She … Continue reading

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AKASL 2016 Articles By Donna Helmer

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You Have To Ask Yourself—Are You Ready?   Future Ready Librarians Project Highlights Critical Role Librarians Play in Supporting the Future Ready Goals of Schools and Districts Dona Helmer At the AASL Affiliate Assembly members were excited to learn about a … Continue reading

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