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  By Elizabeth Hess If you’ve ever browsed Pinterest, scrolled through Facebook, or used any social media platforms, you’ve probably encountered “reading challenges.” Reading challenges can serve a variety of purposes- from encouraging participants to simply read a...

As worker in a Pennsylvania library, you have access to these FREE professional development opportunities:  WebJunction courses, webinars as well as archived webinars and SkillPort. WebJunction Courses In the latest free WebJunction self-paced course, Leaving Fort Ref: Reaching...

Sarah Applegate

Sarah Applegate by Sarah Applegate Currently Reading: The Nightmare Charade by Mindee Arnett I recently took on a full-time youth services position within my library and now find myself having to plan programs for birth to teen. Preschool and teen programming is easy for me....

Beth Kantner offers social media infographics on her Pinterest site Social Media Research, Data, and Stats. Read Kantner’s latest blog. ...

Pew Research Internet Project provides a social media update for 2014 showing that Facebook is the most popular social media site for the 81% of Americans who are on the Internet.  Learn more by accessing the full report. ...

Carnegie Free Library of Connellsville offers classes on Pinterest and use of iPads. ...