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WebJunction is highlighting the following content: How to Make Space for Active Learning in Your Library Are you ready to imagine the possibilities that can come with an active learning space in your library? WebJunction has you covered! We’re nearing the end of our IMLS grant-funded...

Learn or review research and information literacy skills at your own pace in this FREE course, which was started by Brooklyn Public Library and is funded in part by IMLS. BPL’s Teacher Lab is for educators, including school librarians. From the site: “The course includes...

Library 2.017: Digital Literacy & Fake News  is being offered on June 1 by The School of Information at San José State University  in collaboration with American Library Association.  Learn more and register.     ...

Visit www.ala.org/teentechweek  for FREE posters and all of your planning and resource needs to help you   implement great digital literacy and tech-focused programs and services for and with the teens in your community, especially during TTW, March 5—11, 2017.  This year’s...

Last month, Kelly Smith, founder of Prenda, led the webinar Coding for Everyone: How Your Library Can Help Anyone Learn to Code, which introduced coding as an increasingly important digital literacy skill, showed why coding is important for all ages, and presented approaches and...

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The 2016 PA Forward Information Literacy Summit Planning Committee has announced that registration for the July 21, 2016 Summit – “Library Services by Design: Supporting Future Forward Workplace Competencies” – is now open at http://bit.ly/PAFILS2016. You do not need to...

  Nicole Husbands Indian Valley Public Library Continuing our series of highlighting PA Forward’s partners, we focus on Comcast and its commitment to expanding broadband Internet access to low-income households. Comcast is dedicated to providing affordable Internet and computers...

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In rural areas nationally, 52% of households, with income under $25,000, lack broadband.  This comes from the 2014 Digital Inclusion Survey, which  provides data from a national study that explores the digital inclusion roles that public libraries play in our communities. ...

Read the results of the Digital Inclusion Survey, including state level reports and issue briefs on these topics: Public Libraries and Community Access Public Libraries and Digital Inclusion Public Libraries and Digital Literacy Public Libraries and E-Government Public Libraries...

Technical.ly reports on what it’s like to work on the E-Gadget Help Desk at the Free Library of Philadelphia. ...