School Libraries

The global COVID-19 pandemic has upended our lives, both personal and professional. It has also introduced a new word into our vocabulary: Infodemic. Inoculating yourself, your library users, and your community against the Infodemic should be a vital skill for librarians worldwide.

Posted 04 August 2020

ProQuest's platform enhancements that make subscription and open access content readily searchable on the open web reveals a volume and variety of source material of benefit to students, teachers and the general public.

Posted 07 July 2020

The eight shortlists for the 2020 Nibbies have been revealed.

Posted 20 March 2020

This year over 50 submissions from around the world were received.

Posted 19 March 2020

A shortlist of eight titles for each of the Medals has been revealed.

Posted 19 March 2020

Call for submissions released; deadline mid-January 2020.

Posted 25 November 2019

Kimberly Moore is a school librarian and digital literacy educator who helps students create electronic collections of their work.

Posted 15 November 2019

Reading for pleasure is more important for children's cognitive development than their parent's level of education.

Posted 19 July 2019

The long school holidays are around the corner.

Posted 04 July 2019

How quirky, you may ask. Well, the prize is called The Queen's Knickers Award.

Posted 03 July 2019

Helle Lauridsen reports from the tenth NEXT LIBRARY event, held in Aarhus, Denmark.

Posted 23 June 2019

International Museums Day is celebrated in May 2019. Kenn Bicknell considers the lessons libraries can learn from museums.

Posted 03 May 2019

The Bookseller and The Reading Agency are inviting submissions for the 2019 Library of the Year.

Posted 29 April 2019

Libraries matter for Europe and Europe matters for libraries. IFLA and its partners have developed a library manifesto for Europe. Here are the highlights.

Posted 26 April 2019

One million subscriptions achieved in seven months.

Posted 26 February 2019

While on maternity leave, Caroline Fielding found a great way to keep up with her professional development. It was hard work - but enormously rewarding.

Posted 25 May 2017