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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

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  • School Library Web Sites Capital Area School Development Association April 1, 2011 Polly-Alida Farrington
  • “ 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
  • Are you locked out? http://www.flickr.com/photos/maistora/3237164755
  • You have options!
  • WordPress http:// farm4.static.flickr.com/3036/2913018697_ccbb33e993_b.jpg
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  • What do you need?
    • Domain Name – annual fee
      • www.yourlibrary.org, www.yourlibrary.net, etc…)
    • Hosting Company – monthly fee
      • Eg: bluehost, dreamhost, lishost, etc.
    • WordPress software - free
      • usually is an option on your hosting site’s control panel)
  • Want to try WordPress for free?
  • http:// www.flickr.com/photos/emraya/2867188734 / Options that won’t break the bank
  • Blogger.com
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  • Weebly
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  • WordPress.com EduBlogs.org
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  • Google Sites
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  • Wikis
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  • NetVibes
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  • Pick Your Mix http://www.flickr.com/photos/laffy4k/404321726 /
  • Book Review Contest
  • Book Lists & Blurbs
  • Book Reviews linked from Catalog
  • Glogster as Navigation
  • Screencasts
  • SlideShare, Scribd
  • Polldaddy, MicroPolls, Google Forms
  • Book Trailer Widget YouTube Playlist & embedr
  • Google Books
  • Embedded Calendars
  • BookBox & Student Book Reviews
  • Student Book Reviews
  • LibGuides
  • Slide Shows
  • Animoto, VoiceThread
  • Search Widgets
  • Google Custom Search
  • http://www.flickr.com/photos/laikolosse/2712207735/
  • Sharing Photos
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  • New tools are simply new ways to communicate http://www.flickr.com/photos/kitcowan/2103850699/
  • “ 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/
  • Thank you! http://lib20.pbworks.com
  • Resources & References
    • Looking to Ramp up your library website? Try a blog. Carolyn Foote
      • http://goo.gl/pphOF
    • School Library Websites
      • http://schoollibrarywebsites.wikispaces.com/
    • Pathfinder Swap
      • http://pathfinderswap.wikispaces.com/