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Table of Contents Foreword by Joy M. Greiner 1 Preface 3 Part 1: The Flexible Librarian The Amplified Library: Grabbing Users by the Ears Erika Bennett and Jaina Lewis 5 An Embarrassment of Riches at an Academic Library: Let Patience, Alertness, a Positive Attitude, and a Little Luck Work for You Anne Marie Candido 9 Collaborating on Library Publications Gwen Gregory and Mary Beth Chambers 12 Customers in the Driver's Seat Ruth A. Barefoot 16 Librarian as Author: Yet Another Thing They Didn't Teach Us in Library School! Kathy Barco 19 When Is a Librarian Not a Librarian? When She Is a Student, Professor, Fellow, Mentor... Cathy Carpenter 22 Part 2: Displays Think Outside the Cases: Strategies for Developing Online Exhibits Merinda Kaye Hensley 25 The Traveling Museum Exhibition: A Resource for Learning Margaret Lincoln 00 When the Olympics Came to Town: The Rewards and Challenges of Creating a Large-Scale Exhibition Connie Lamb and Russ Taylor 00 Part 3: Preserving Local Culture Libraries and Literary Clubs: The Perfect Match Lisa A. Forrest 000 The Life Stories Project: Collecting Oral and Written Histories Diana Brawley Sussman 000 Local Hero Stephen Fesenmaier 000 Teaching and Outreach Using Archives and Special Collections Sharon Carlson 000 Part 4: The Internet How to Start Your Own Blog Nicole C. Engard 000 Me Publish? I Don't Have a Clue: How to Get Published Online Melissa Aho, Erika Bennett and Susan Wakefield 000 Outreach and Information: Blogs in the Academic Library Diane L. Schrecker 000 Setting up a Quickie Wiki Nicole C. Engard 000 Webmaster 101: Building a Personal Web Site Jennifer Johnston 000 Part 5: Vision Impaired Seeing Through Others' Eyes Grant Project Bob Blanchard 000 Technology for Visually Impaired Patrons Bob Blanchard 000 Part 6: Hosting Library Events The Art of the Picture Book Conference: Partnership Beyond Library Walls Diane L. Schrecker 000 Breathing Life into Your Library: Hosting the Perfect Author Event Jennifer Johnston 000 Weekly Coffeehouse Lee Johnson 000 World Building: A Comic Collaboration for Academics and Sixth Graders Diane Colson and Travis Fristoe 000 Part 7: The Curriculum CONNECTing for Collaboration: How Six College Libraries Worked Together to Identify Common Information Literacy Outcomes Pamela Hayes-Bohanan and Marcia B. Dinneen 000 Librarians and Educators in Partnerships: Instigating the Teachable Moment for Information Literacy in Core Education Courses Anita Rao Mysore and Elizabeth Chadbourn McKee 000 Teaching and Librarianship: A Winning Combination Darby Orcutt 000 What Is a Curriculum Developer Doing in Special Collections? Anita Rao Mysore 000 Part 8: Grants Grant Writing Loriene Roy and Sara Albert 000 Grant Writing and How One Grant Turns into Two Victoria Lynn Packard 000 Part 9: Presentations Ace the Presentation, Win the Job Robert P. Holley 000 Presentations: Tools and Tips Ann Marlow Riedling 000 Part 10: Working with Youth Booktalking: Wicked Cool Advertising for Your Library Jill S. Carpenter and Christen A. Caton 000 Attracting High School Students Alexandra Tyle 000 Innovative Programs for Teens Ivy Miller 000 Looking through the Eyes of a Child Pam Nutt 000 Multimedia Story Time Robin Bartoletti 000 Read, Write and Rap: Connecting Teens and Tweens to Poetry through Hip-Hop Lyrics Tamela N. Chambers 000 Splish-Splash Story Time Sian Brannon 000 Part 11: Public Relations El d¿a del los ni¿os/El d¿a de los libros Goes to College Mardi Mahaffy, Susan Metcalf and Irene Shown 000 The Librarian as Marketing Director for a Small Press Publisher Paula M. Storm 000 Why Publishing Is Good Both for You and the Profession Judith A. Siess 000 Part 12: Library Instruction Beyond the Blue Carpet: Simulating Reference Desk Activities in an Academic Library John H. Heinrichs and Nancy Czech 000 College Information Literacy Assignments: How to Move Your Lessons Out of the Box Sandra E. Riggs 000 Part 13: Reviewing Professional Service and Rewards of Book Reviewing Kathy Piehl 000 Tips for Reviewing Educational Media Lori Widzinski 000 Part 14: Going Digital Accessibility Beyond Our Walls: Using Web 2.0 and Podcasting to Teach Off Campus Stephanie A. Thomas 000 Librarians as Indexers: Taking the Arkansas Publications Index from State Periodical Index in Card Files to Online Database Elizabeth Chadbourn McKee and Mary A. Walker 000 Reading Programs with 21st-Century Know-How McKinley Sielaff 000 The Story of an Athenaeum Spider Carolyn Davis 000 Using Technology to Reach Teens Alexandra Tyle 000 Part 15: Working with the Community Community Partnerships Elizabeth M. Timmins 000 Finding Funding in Your Own Backyard Pam Nutt 000 Modern Mobilization: Creating a New Library Community Melissa Aho and Erika Bennett 000 School and Public Librarians Unite! A Case Study Showcasing Collaborative Programming between Parkrose High School and Multnomah County Library Stephanie A. Thomas, Ruth B. Allen, Sarah Nelsen and Sara Ryan 000 Part 16: The Writing World Authors R Us Rick Walter, Eileen O'Connell and Kathy Barco 000 Being Your Own Publisher Judith A. Siess 000 Crafting a Cover Letter Kathryn Yelinek 000 Newspaper Column: A Conversation Among Book Lovers Gabriel Morley 000 The Poetry Sweepstakes: Beating the Odds of Getting Published Lisa A. Forrest 000 Publishing an Article in a Scholarly Journal Perry Bratcher 000 Showcase Your Writing with a Professional Portfolio Gabriel Morley 000 Part 17: Management Basic Staffing Study Sian Brannon 000 Building the Dream Teen Space Jill S. Carpenter 000 Connecting with Customers Ruth A. Barefoot 000 I Play Two Roles at My Library Elizabeth M. Timmins 000 Teens as Library Employees Thayla Wright 000 Time Management Skills in Writing Loriene Roy and Sara Albert 000 Part 18: Distance Education New Distance Education Librarian: Tips and Tools from the Trenches Melissa Aho and Sommer Berg-Nebel 000 World Geography and WebCT Victoria Lynn Packard 000 Part 19: Librarians Helping Abroad The Mobile Librarian Carolyn Davis 000 A School Library Media Specialist in Australia Melissa Allen 000 Teaching Prospective Librarians as a Fulbright Scholar Ann Marlow Riedling 000 Part 20: Continuing To Learn The Digital Doctorate in Library/Information Science Margaret Lincoln 000 Learning to Review, Reviewing to Learn Darby Orcutt 000 National Board Certification as a Professional Development Opportunity Melissa Allen 000 Sandynista Stephen Fesenmaier 000 Still Eager to Learn: Outreach for Seniors Rhonda Harris Taylor and Nancy Larson Bluemel 000 Training Cyberlibrarians: The New Skill Requirements John H. Heinrichs and Nancy Czech 000 About the Contributors 000 Index 000
Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:
Library science -- Technological innovations.
Librarians -- Effect of technological innovations on.
Libraries and community.
Public services (Libraries).