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= Success Stories =
 
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*[http://www.thetechstatic.com/ The Tech Static] Rachel Singer Gordon, wrote Library Journal’s "Computer Media" review column from 2002 until it was retired in October 2008. She launched The Tech Static in November 2008 to fill the resulting gap in the library literature
 
*[http://www.thetechstatic.com/ The Tech Static] Rachel Singer Gordon, wrote Library Journal’s "Computer Media" review column from 2002 until it was retired in October 2008. She launched The Tech Static in November 2008 to fill the resulting gap in the library literature
 
*[http://www.earlyword.com/ Early Word] Watches the popular press for titles overlooked in the professional reviews.
 
*[http://www.earlyword.com/ Early Word] Watches the popular press for titles overlooked in the professional reviews.
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*[http://www.education.wisc.edu/ccbc/books/default.asp CCBC Books for Children and Young Adults] Booklists and bibliographies from the Cooperative Children's Book Center, School of Education, University of Wisconsin-Madison
  
 
= Specific Blog Posts/Articles to Check Out =
 
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*[http://ricklibrarian.blogspot.com/2006/07/what-youll-read-next-buzz-of-books.html What You'll Read Next: The Buzz of Books]
 
*[http://ricklibrarian.blogspot.com/2006/07/what-youll-read-next-buzz-of-books.html What You'll Read Next: The Buzz of Books]
 
*[http://ricklibrarian.blogspot.com/2006/08/911-books-and-libraries-five-years-on.html 9/11, Books and Libraries]
 
*[http://ricklibrarian.blogspot.com/2006/08/911-books-and-libraries-five-years-on.html 9/11, Books and Libraries]
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Latest revision as of 02:13, 3 January 2012

Success Stories

Tips/Successful Models for Library Materials Selection

Book Reviews by Librarians

Blogs/Websites to Watch

Here are some sites that will help selectors identify books of current interest.

Specific Blog Posts/Articles to Check Out