Volume 26, Number 1 (2007)

 

Recent Submissions

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    Indiana Libraries (H.W. Wilson Company, 2007)
  • McGlaun, Kristina (H.W. Wilson Company, 2007)
    “When does the book club start?” a student asks as he passes me in the hall. “It begins during Teen Read Week in October,” I reply. He replies, “Aww…that long?” I get this almost every day throughout September. I have ...
  • Foley, Deborah N. (H.W. Wilson Company, 2007)
    Gently introducing young readers to difficult historical events and traditions through children’s literature is a valuable tool for parents, teachers, and librarians. Well written stories excite children’s imaginations ...
  • Vancil, David E. (H.W. Wilson Company, 2007)
    Matthew C. Brennan, a poet and a teacher of English at Indiana State University, has been a resident of Terre Haute, Indiana, since 1985. Although born in St. Louis, he attended college, not in Missouri, but at Grinnell ...
  • Indiana State Library (H.W. Wilson Company, 2007)
  • Indiana Libraries (H.W. Wilson Company, 2007)
  • Byrum, Rebecca H. (H.W. Wilson Company, 2007)
    The Henry F. Moellering Memorial Library on the campus of Valparaiso University (VU) was built in 1959. It had been expanded and remodeled over the years; however, it became clear in the mid-1990s that the library building ...
  • Carr, Kim (H.W. Wilson Company, 2007)
    Attending the 2006 ALA annual conference was my first trip to New Orleans. Like most post-Katrina visitors, I did not know what to expect and was a bit nervous about what the city would be like. When I arrived at the ...
  • Priddis, Marissa (H.W. Wilson Company, 2007)
  • Bannwart, Susan (H.W. Wilson Company, 2007)
    In their article, “Born with the Chip,” Abram and Luther discuss the next generation of library users. At 81 million, NextGens are next in size to boomers. Born between 1982 and 2002, this next generation represents an ...
  • Gabbard, Ralph (H.W. Wilson Company, 2007)
    For the past two years I have been fortunate to have been invited to give seminars and workshops at Rajabhat Maha Sarakham University located in the city of Maha Sarakham in northeast Thailand. The northeast of Thailand ...
  • Archer, J. Douglas (H.W. Wilson Company, 2007)
    RFID (Radio Frequency Identification) is here. RFID commonly refers to both a system of identifying unique individual items via radio signals and to the tags that are attached to or embedded in those items. Whether pronounced ...
  • Holliday, Deloice (H.W. Wilson Company, 2007)
    The first thing I noticed about New Orleans was the length of time it took to get there and the variety of things that caused delays. Yes, you guessed it; my number came up as one of those randomly selected airline ...
  • Meehan, William F. (H.W. Wilson Company, 2007)
    Ben Franklin’s career as a printer occupies an important part of a life distinguished by remarkable accomplishment. Often overshadowed by his scientific inventions and civic activity, Franklin’s pursuits as a printer ...
  • Ewick, David L. (H.W. Wilson Company, 2007)
    Community Collaboration. It’s something every public library worth its salt strives to create. Imagine our response at Fulton County Public Library, then, when a terrific opportunity for a multiple entity community ...
  • Comer, Alberta Davis (H.W. Wilson Company, 2007)
    Welcome to the winter 2007 issue. Where did summer and fall of 2006 go? I am sure it was here for a short time, but then it just disappeared! And now we have winter…. so pour yourself a cup of hot tea, get comfortable, and ...
  • Indiana Libraries (H.W. Wilson Company, 2007)
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    Indiana Libraries (H.W. Wilson Company, 2007)
  • Thomas, Susan E. (H.W. Wilson Company, 2007)
    Electronic books, while not as popular as electronic journals, continue to be produced, marketed, and used with marginal popularity. Why is it that we see a strong public demand for electronic journals and a reluctance ...
  • Borneman, John (H.W. Wilson Company, 2007)
    These are times of tighter budgets — for governments, industry, and individuals. Consequently, many people are questioning whether they are “getting their money’s worth” from various tax supported entities, including ...

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