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Getting started with evaluation / Peter Hernon, Robert E. Dugan, and Joseph R. Matthews. / Chicago : American Library Association, 2014. -- This book presents an overview of evaluation and the types of metrics, linking them to strategic planning and infrastructure.

Diversity in youth literature : opening doors through reading / edited by Jamie Campbell Naidoo and Sarah Park Dahlen. Chicago : American Library Association, 2012.

Library services for youth with autism spectrum disorders / Dr. Lesley S.J. Farmer. Chicago : ALA Editions, an imprint of the American Library Association, 2013.

Makerspaces : Top Trailblazing Projects / Caitlin A. Bagley. Chicago, IL. : ALA TechSource ; American Library Association, 2014. Bagley examines nine makerspaces in public, academic, and school libraries, describing their design and technical decisions in depth and showing how each is doing something unique and different, under a wide range of budgets and project offerings.

Grassroots library advocacy / Lauren Comito, Aliqae Geraci, Christian Zabriskie. Chicago : American Library Association, [2012], ©2012.

Information literacy as a student learning outcome : the perspective of institutional accreditation / Laura Saunders ; foreword by Peter Hernon. Santa Barbara, Calif. : Libraries Unlimited, c2011.

The librarian's nitty-gritty guide to social media / Laura Solomon. / Chicago : ALA Editions, an imprint of the American Library Association, 2013. The vast array of social media options present a challenge: it’s tough to keep current, let alone formulate a plan for using these tools effectively. Solomon, a librarian with extensive experience in web development, design, and technology, cuts to the chase with this invaluable guide to using social media in any kind of library.

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34 Strategic Ways You Can Use Pinterest to Market Your Book and Your Author Brand

34 Strategic Ways You Can Use Pinterest to Market Your Book and Your Author Brand | Your Writer Platform

E-metrics for Library and Information Professionals How to Use Data for Managing and Evaluating Electronic Resource Collections, 978-1555705145, Andrew C. White, Neal-Schuman Publishers; 1 edition

Great idea! Readbox This would be such a great idea for a classroom library (or even school library) bulletin board/ display case! I like the idea of integrating pop culture references to catch kids attention. Wish the link was good...

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27 Books for Kids About the Arab World (ages 4-18)

26 Books for Kids About the Arab World (ages 4-18) :: PragmaticMom

You can order a box of books from this site for $12.99. They will range from toddler to young adult books. Each box contains approximately 150 books (give or take). You can also order more age/grade specific books, but it costs a bit more. There is now an advisory on their site that due to high demand, boxes may not ship for up to 5 weeks, but for $12.99, that's a small price to pay :)