Relationship-based Teaching & Learning – the school librarian’s superpower (and how to boost it)

School librarians are in a position to build relationships with students in which their interests, rather than just literacy and assessment objectives, can provide the focus for active and engaged learning. Helping students to select a…

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Ideas for reviving the school library space

The school library is often described as the heart of the school, and it isn’t hard to see why. In addition to being a place that’s often visited and used by staff and students from all faculties and year levels, the school…

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How can e-resources help limited budgets go further?

Polly Krabbé, Marketing and Communications Manager, from JCS Online Resources discusses how e-resources can help limited budgets go further. JCS represents academic publishers of e-resources which support teaching, learning and…

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Social media-rise your school library

Social media channels offer exciting new possibilities for school librarians. There are so many ways you can use these free tools for connecting with colleagues and professional networks, promoting your library space and services, as…

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How do you celebrate World Book Day?

Every year on UNESCO’s designated World Book Day, people in countries around the world come together to celebrate books and reading – what a great idea!

Now in its 21st year, World Book Day (WBD) is the biggest celebration of its…

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