Online storytime in Spanish, brought to you from the Murray Library!

A special thanks to Rebecca and marketing plan writing service who contributed to the design of the article and advised on issues related to the literary business and problems of the library sphere!

Podcast #007–Production, Programming, and Knowledge Creation


Tegan and Dustin discuss why libraries should be producing more and helping create knowledge, building on the advice of Eli Neiburger! The podcast discusses two exemplary libraries in Utah, Murray and Kearns.

We will be releasing a new podcast every Tuesday!

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It’s back to school time and the Murray Public Library is rolling out teen programming 5 days a week!

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Special thanks to the Murray Library and Lindsay Roylance, Teen Programming Manager.

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Lesson Plans and Instructional Tools from the Merrill-Cazier Library at Utah State University


Here are some great Lesson Plans from the Merrill-Cazier Library at Utah State University. They focus on first and second year English classes and how librarians can help instructors to teach research skills. These are being published with some rights reserved. Merrill-Cazier Library should be attributed when using these documents!

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A big thanks to Pamela Martin, a Reference and Instruction Librarian at the Merrill-Cazier Library

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Teen BOOK BASH–Springville

Here is a great program outline and flyers for a Teen Book Bash from Shelley Heaps and the Springville Library.


Teen Book Bash Competition–Shelley Heaps, Springville Library

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Springville Library teens Facebook page:

Podcast #006–Eli Neiburger

Tegan and Dustin discuss the Utah Library Association and the Utah State Library. Eli Neiburger, the associate director of IT and production for the Ann Arbor District Library joins the podcast to discuss how terrible vendors can be and why libraries should be producing much more than reference!

We will be releasing a new podcast every Tuesday!

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Podcast #005–Discussing Librarians’ unawareness of Creative Commons with Dr. Anne Arendt

Tegan and Dustin discuss ALA’s Declaration for the Right to Libraries and visit with Dr. Anne Arendt, a Technology Management professor from UVU, about some new research about librarians.

We will be releasing a new podcast every Tuesday!

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Podcast #004-Discussing Summer Reading and ILEAD with Matt McLain from the Utah State Library

Tegan and Dustin discuss Summer Reading and the performers that have come to their libraries this year and Matt McLain, of the Utah State Library, talks about his experience with ILEAD as a participant and organizer.

We will be releasing a new podcast every Tuesday!

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TechSoup for Libraries

There is an article about the website on TechSoup for libraries.

TechSoup for Libraries

It focuses on sharing expertise and will hopefully generate greater collaboration on the website! A big thank-you to author BRENDA HOUGH!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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