Archive for February, 2013

Register Now for Region 10 Annual Technology Conference, May 7, 2013

Technology, Librarians, Teachers, Kids,  we’ve got it all-Be there! Registration:   http://www.region10.org/21stCenturyLearning/TechConference.html Terry RoperTerry Roper, Library Consultant for Region 10 ESC. has been an educator/librarian in the North Texas area for 22 years. She has worked on elementary and high school campuses as well as central administration. Ms. Roper has experience dealing with English language learners […]

Books on Film: The Library Workout Tape

Books on Film: The Library Workout Tape. Terry RoperTerry Roper, Library Consultant for Region 10 ESC. has been an educator/librarian in the North Texas area for 22 years. She has worked on elementary and high school campuses as well as central administration. Ms. Roper has experience dealing with English language learners of all levels and […]

A Rose by Any Other Name…. or What is the Deal with Library Signage?

I know it is a disgraceful thing to admit but I know it happens to all overworked librarian-types who do their best to read articles, professional books, blogs, wikis, and perhaps an occasional webinar.  I recently read an article from somewhere {Citation Gods, forgive me!] that mentioned libraries should consider using the label Informational versus […]

You are NEVER too old for a story!

THE 28TH ANNUAL       TEXAS STORYTELLING FESTIVAL “Maps, Music & Merriment” MARCH 7-10, 2013 Denton Civic Center 321 E. McKinney Street Denton, Texas     Terry RoperTerry Roper, Library Consultant for Region 10 ESC. has been an educator/librarian in the North Texas area for 22 years. She has worked on elementary and high school campuses as […]

Hey Library Types: Check out the Great Professional Resources on Loan from TSLAC!

The Library Science Collection (LSC) serves all librarians in Texas for no cost, other than the responsibility of return postage at the library mail rate. Texas residents can borrow directly from the Library Science Collection by e-mailing requests for materials and information to lsc@tsl.state.tx.us, and non-Texas residents can access the collection via interlibrary loan services.  Examples are: Creating […]

FREE! TOON Books

TOON Books is having its BIGGEST GIVEAWAY EVER! Throughout February, send in a picture of the TOON displays, and we will send you a new TOON paperback, absolutely free! If your local bookstore doesn’t have one of our displays, you are still in luck.  Just send in a picture of TOON Books in ANY store, […]