May 12th, 2015
Working in the Scholastic archive, we sometimes discover books in the stacks that take us on a walk down memory lane. Today those books are...
April 30th, 2015
Working in the Scholastic archive, we sometimes discover a book in the stacks that takes us on a walk down memory lane. Today that book is...
April 15th, 2015
A good friend of mine, and fellow bookworm, challenged me recently to explain something she picked up on in her newsfeed. Incidentally, it is one of the first things I...Read more
April 2nd, 2015
Where do Harry, Ron, and particularly Hermione, go to find answers to their problems year after year? That’s right - the Hogwarts school library! As J.K. Rowling once...Read more
March 20th, 2015
A few weeks ago I took a journey to Hogwarts. I’d been to Hogsmeade before, but it was time to go back, ride the Hogwarts Railways, and hang out in Diagon Alley. If you’ve...Read more
February 12th, 2015
Have you taken the Pew Research Center’s Library User Quiz? My result - Library Lover!!
“Library Lovers are the heaviest public library users...Read more
February 4th, 2015
Once upon a time, in Brooklyn, I wrote “Rosa Parks” in all capitals on a piece of paper and taped it to a chair. My students and I placed it up by the board, so that she...Read more
January 16th, 2015
Growing up, some of us have our own rooms, some of us (cough, cough) have to share a room with all of our siblings… and some of us have no room at all. My sisters and I...Read more
January 7th, 2015
December 29th, 2014
As I mentioned in my previous post, during 2014 we Scholastic librarians helped out with The Joy and Power of Reading: A Summary of Research and Expert Opinion, written by...Read more