Libraries

School Librarian Continues Defamation Law Suit; Champions First Amendment Rights of All

Librarian Amanda Jones, who lost her defamation lawsuit in September, is continuing the fight.

4 weeks ago

3 Tools for Teaching Digital Citizenship to Kids

Teaching digital citizenship is one of the most important jobs elementary librarians have. Here are three tools to help you…

4 weeks ago

There’s Lots of Cool Stuff at the Library of Congress

Recently, many of us were able to join in the delight that was Lizzo being introduced to the Flute Vault…

1 month ago

How Dynamic Shelving Can Change Your Library

Seeing thousands of book spines lined up on shelves can be overwhelming for students or patrons. Dynamic shelving can help.

1 month ago

Books For a Rainy Day: 9 Cozy Fiction Books Set In Libraries

If you're looking for some comforting reads this fall, check out these cozy novels about libraries, from mystery to romance…

1 month ago

Why Animals Belong in the Library

Animals aren't usually allowed in libraries, but one Rioter explores how some have used animals to help both readers and…

2 months ago

Beyond the Circulation Desk: What It’s Like Being a Medical Librarian

Librarians work in a wide variety of fields. Here's what it's like behind the scenes to work as a medical…

2 months ago

A Day in the Life of an Elementary School Librarian

With shows like Abbott Elementary, there's more interest in the day-to-day lives of school workers. Here's what a librarian does…

2 months ago

Fighting Misinformation in the School Library

The school library can play a key role in teaching students how to think critically and analyze the information being…

2 months ago

How To Help Teens Become Great D&D Dungeon Masters

If you want to encourage a teen in your life to become the best D&D dungeon master they can be,…

2 months ago