School Library Websites

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  • Open Source
  • http://library.castilleja.org/
  • http://library-online.org.uk/
  • http://prhslibrary.com/
  • http://thegrovelibrary.net/
  • http://librarymhs.blogspot.com/
  • http://www.bighouselibrary.com/
  • http://www.bighouselibrary.com/
  • Links off to wiki for audio book reviews.
  • http://thewhslibrary.edublogs.org/teacher-projects/
  • http://isteslibrary.wordpress.com/
  • https://sites.google.com/site/bmslibrarymediacenter/
  • http://sites.google.com/site/herricksvlmc/home
  • https://sites.google.com/a/vmbulldogs.com/van-meter-secondary-library-voice/home
  • Google Sites as Home Page
  • https://squareone.pbworks.com/w/page/12301583/MediaTeatime
  • https://squareone.pbworks.com/w/page/12301583/MediaTeatime
  • http://learningresourcescentre.pbworks.com Uses a glogster for a colorful main page on a wiki It links off to numerous resource, some on other sites including facebook. Embedded google calendar
  • http://roelibrary.wikispaces.com/
  • http://www.netvibes.com/aisb#Home
  • http://www.netvibes.com/tislibrary#Grade_8
  • KCLS Read 3 get 1 free.
  • King County Library System – short blurbs in their booklists
  • Bethlehem HS – student wrote reviews and linked from catalog. Could do this with wiki pages or blog posts or google sites.
  • Glogster used as a fun interface: http://pathfinderswap.wikispaces.com/
  • http://sites.google.com/site/herricksvlmc/how-to-use-destiny-quest
  • http://learningresourcescentre.pbworks.com/w/page/1754086/Calendar
  • http://learningresourcescentre.pbworks.com/w/page/1754086/Calendar
  • Book Box http://www.sharebookbox.com Student book reviews on another blog site
  • They have a student book review blog: http://blogs.castilleja.org/books/
  • http://prhs.sau48.libguides.com/water
  • Slide shows – flickr, picasa, etc.
  • https://sites.google.com/a/jbartlett.k12.nh.us/library/home
  • http://hotissues.wikispaces.com/
  • https://sites.google.com/site/mrsmccallslibrarypage/home/pathfinders
  • Great way to share photos
  • Castilleja’s facebook page.
  • Elementary School using Facebook to share news and interesting stories Useful for parents and as a PR tool for the community.
  • https://www.facebook.com/pages/ABC-Learning-Resources-Centre/155823071127585\\ Used as a place to post announcments
  • http://twitter.com/#!/ABCLRC http://learningresourcescentre.pbworks.com/
  • http://twitter.com/#!/SkylineLibrary http://shs.stvrain.k12.co.us/library.htm
  • School Library Websites

    1. 1. School Library Web Sites Capital Area School Development Association April 1, 2011 Polly-Alida Farrington
    2. 2. “ Things I think teacher librarians should unlearn ” “ That having a web presence, no – that having a really good and really useful web presence – is optional.” Joyce Valenza
    3. 3. Are you locked out? http://www.flickr.com/photos/maistora/3237164755
    4. 4. You have options!
    5. 5. WordPress http:// farm4.static.flickr.com/3036/2913018697_ccbb33e993_b.jpg
    6. 10. What do you need? <ul><li>Domain Name – annual fee </li></ul><ul><ul><li>www.yourlibrary.org, www.yourlibrary.net, etc…) </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Hosting Company – monthly fee </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Eg: bluehost, dreamhost, lishost, etc. </li></ul></ul><ul><li>WordPress software - free </li></ul><ul><ul><li>usually is an option on your hosting site’s control panel) </li></ul></ul>
    7. 11. Want to try WordPress for free?
    8. 12. http:// www.flickr.com/photos/emraya/2867188734 / Options that won’t break the bank
    9. 13. Blogger.com
    10. 17. Weebly
    11. 21. WordPress.com EduBlogs.org
    12. 24. Google Sites
    13. 32. Wikis
    14. 39. NetVibes
    15. 43. Pick Your Mix http://www.flickr.com/photos/laffy4k/404321726 /
    16. 44. Book Review Contest
    17. 45. Book Lists & Blurbs
    18. 46. Book Reviews linked from Catalog
    19. 47. Glogster as Navigation
    20. 48. Screencasts
    21. 49. SlideShare, Scribd
    22. 50. Polldaddy, MicroPolls, Google Forms
    23. 51. Book Trailer Widget YouTube Playlist & embedr
    24. 52. Google Books
    25. 53. Embedded Calendars
    26. 54. BookBox & Student Book Reviews
    27. 55. Student Book Reviews
    28. 56. LibGuides
    29. 57. Slide Shows
    30. 58. Animoto, VoiceThread
    31. 59. Search Widgets
    32. 60. Google Custom Search
    33. 61. http://www.flickr.com/photos/laikolosse/2712207735/
    34. 62. Sharing Photos
    35. 69. New tools are simply new ways to communicate http://www.flickr.com/photos/kitcowan/2103850699/
    36. 70. “ I fall in love easily. But, the beauty of all this variety is that you do not have to settle for one platform.” - Joyce Valenza My Perpetual Pursuit of the Perfect Pathfinder Platform http://www.voya.com/2011/03/18/tag-team-tech-april-2011/
    37. 71. Thank you! http://lib20.pbworks.com
    38. 72. Resources & References <ul><li>Looking to Ramp up your library website? Try a blog. Carolyn Foote </li></ul><ul><ul><li>http://goo.gl/pphOF </li></ul></ul><ul><li>School Library Websites </li></ul><ul><ul><li>http://schoollibrarywebsites.wikispaces.com/ </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Pathfinder Swap </li></ul><ul><ul><li>http://pathfinderswap.wikispaces.com/ </li></ul></ul>

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