Books by Carol Koechlin

By |2016-11-07T10:57:47-05:00March 17th, 2014|Blog Posts, QSLiN Updates|

Hi, All, here are the English version of the two books that our keynote speaker, Carol Koechlin presented this morning at our Library Symposium 2014. Q Tasks: How to Empower Students to Ask Questions and Care About Answers by Carol Koechlin, Sandi Zwaan INFO Tasks for Successful Learning: Building Skills in Reading, Writing and Research

How teens do research

By |2016-11-07T10:57:47-05:00December 5th, 2013|Blog Posts, QSLiN Updates|

A study on what teenagers use to do research: Google or other online search engine (94%) Wikipedia or other online encyclopedia (75%) YouTube or other social media sites (52%) Their peers (42%) Spark Notes, Cliff Notes, or other study guides (41%) News sites of major news organizations (25%) Print or electronic textbooks (18%) Online databases

Sources of Free Photos and Clip Art

By |2016-11-07T10:57:50-05:00June 29th, 2013|Blog Posts, QSLiN Updates|

The Ultimate list of Free Stock Photos Sites for eLearning: The link below takes you to a blog that lists websites containing photos and clip art that either have Creative Commons licenses and/or are in the public domain. Submitted by Ellen Goldfinch, ETSB

Citing Information from an App

By |2014-11-27T16:09:16-05:00June 29th, 2013|Blog Posts, QSLiN Updates| How do you cite information retrieved from an app? This site provides one solution using MLA principles. Hopefully, both APA and MLA will address this directly in their next editions. Submitted by Ellen Goldfinch, ETSB

Malorie Blackman Waterstones Children’s Laureate 2013-2015

By |2016-11-07T10:57:50-05:00June 11th, 2013|Blog Posts, QSLiN Updates|

The author Malorie Blackman has been chosen for the Waterstones Children!s Laureate 2013-2015. Her main goal will be the promotion of reading to children in UK. Malorie Blackman named as new Waterstones Children's Laureate 2013-2015 Picture credit:  

Ebook usage report

By |2014-11-27T16:09:17-05:00June 11th, 2013|Blog Posts, QSLiN Updates|

The 2012 School Library Journal report on the state of ebooks in 1427 U.S. school libraries. It also links to reports on public and academic libraries.

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