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Featured Book: This is the Story of a Happy Marriage

This post is part of an original series created by librarians/media specialists across Central Minnesota featuring books. Could you review a book for CMLE? Send your book review… 192 more words

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Student-Created STEM Apps

Michael Sharnoff of eSchool News wants you to know just how creative and capable young students can be!  In October, he “had the privilege to meet with 20 student fellows, ages 15-25, selected for their video game and app prototypes that address social issues in their community.”  The students, who received a grant to continue to develop their apps, presented their projects to congressional leaders and the Obama administration in Washington, D.C.   41 more words

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Book sculptures show a new kind of beauty in books

Book sculptures are becoming one of the most popular – and impressive – ways to create art with books.  Bored Panda brings us The Most Beautiful Examples Of Book Sculptures… 7 more words

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Rakuten Buys Overdrive!

You may have seen this news by now, but what is unclear is what does this really mean?

Lets consider the scale and reach of Rakuten Inc., one of the world’s largest Internet services companies.  249 more words

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Hats Off to School Libraries!

2015 is  the 30th Anniversary of School Library Month (SLM)

The theme?  “Where Learning Never Ends.”  SLM is sponsored by the American Association of School Librarians (AASL).   389 more words

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Notable Dates for your Noggin: April 2015

Introducing our new monthly update – Notable Dates for your Noggin!  Each month we’ll bring you a compiled list of fun national holidays, birthdays of authors, and publication dates of favorite books.   75 more words

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MN Library Legislative Update

The following legislative update was written by Elaine Keefe, library lobbyist for the Minnesota Library Association (MLA) and Information Technology Educators of MN (ITEM).

Received Monday, March 23, 2015 at 12:04 pm… 447 more words

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