Author Archives: Denise

Happy Library Week

It’s time to get loud and rock the library with Jim “Mr. Stinky Feet” Cosgrove. Directed and edited by Eric Smith at Majestic Rhinos LLC. Feel free to use this video on your library’s webpage to promote your Summer Reading … Continue reading

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Top 10 Challenged Books of 2017

Artwork courtesy of the American Library Association, ala.org/bbooks/NLW-Top10

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May Display Ideas

I know we are supposed to be well into spring by now, but the snow we had today makes me question the calendar. Put the words “Spring Into a Good Book” on a bulletin board and surround it with yellow … Continue reading

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April is School Library Month

Members of the media and public are welcome to embed the School Library Month PSA with Jason Reynolds within web based platforms (i.e., websites, social media, blogs) provided that no alterations are made and that the posting is for educational, … Continue reading

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New Edition of Plain Speaking Available

The April / May 2018 edition of our newsletter, Plain Speaking, is online now!

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Folded Book Art

Do you like crafts? Do you have lots of books from your most recent weeding project? Have you tried folding books? Do you need more free patterns? Gayle, Director at the Sargent Township Library, has the answer. Here is a … Continue reading

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Spring Meetings

Nebraska’s Changing Demographics and Their Impact on Your Community and Your Library David Drozd, Center for Public Affairs Research, University of Nebraska Omaha Have you noticed any changes in your community? If your local area is following the statewide trends, … Continue reading

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April Display Ideas

I received a seed catalog recently and looking at it has made me hungry for April. Warmer days, blooming trees, light jackets…Spring will finally take hold. Spotlight your Romance collection by displaying books and movies with a vase of fresh … Continue reading

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Advocacy Day 2018

This year’s Advocacy Day will be Tuesday, March 6. We will start with a legislative briefing at 10 AM in the Nebraska State Capitol Room 1507. After the briefing, you will have time to visit with your Senator and legislative … Continue reading

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Nebraska School Librarians Day

February 24, 2018 — Cancelled due to Weather  

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