Resources from the 2016 Library Symposium Sessions

Hello, Are you looking for the presentations or list of resources from the various sessions at the 2016 Library Symposium? Well, here is the full list of links to help you out! Gwyneth Jones    The links for all three of the presentations by Gwyneth Jones's can be found on [...]

Don’t Judge a Book by its Cover: Tech-Savvy Teens Remain Fans of Print Books

Sandra Bebbington found this great article and we thought it was worth sharing with anyone involved with teens and books. It is written by Nielsen on the choices of teens for reading traditional paper books, or ebooks, and very interestingly it also shows the major and moderate influences on why [...]

By | December 18th, 2014|Categories: Blog Posts|Tags: , |0 Comments

Young People Frequent Libraries, Study Finds

The New York Times summarized a study released by the Pew Research Center, which shows 60 percent of Americans surveyed in the age of 16 through 29 still visited the library. They use libraries mostly to conduct research, borrow print, audio and electronic books. In terms of technology, the study found [...]

By | November 5th, 2012|Categories: Blog Posts, QSLiN Updates|Tags: , , |0 Comments

Article: “For Young Readers, Print or Digital Books?”

The article introduces a study of a small group of parents by the Joan Ganz Cooney Center. According to the article, kids age 3 to 6 remembered more narrative details from print books than from enhanced e-books with multimedia features. But  there was nodifference between the print book readers and the enhanced e-book readers when kids were [...]

By | June 12th, 2012|Categories: Blog Posts, QSLiN Updates|Tags: , , , |0 Comments