Archive for the ‘Library Resources’ Category

And the Winner is…..

Don’t you just love this time of year when all the book awards get announced!  No worries about a red carpet and who is wearing what, instead; librarians are checking the list of titles for their favorite authors and illustrators as well as searching for new ‘gold’ in the world of books. Check these out: […]

Poetry in April and ALL YEAR Round!

Officially, Poetry month starts on April 1st.   We all know poetry begins at birth and continues beyond.  I dare you to to find a poem that speaks to you today!   There are so many sources of poetry that there are NO excuses.  I truly believe there is a poem for every occasion, for […]

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 […]

Nerds of the World, Unite!

Caution!  This blog may be hazardous to your schedule…you won’t want to stop reading! http://nerdybookclub.wordpress.com/about/   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 […]