The one-shot library instruction survival guide / Heidi E. Buchanan and Beth McDonough. Chicago : ALA Editions, an imprint of the American Library Association, 2014. This book helps librarians focus on how to provide the most useful, relevant library instruction within the limited timeframe of a one-shot session, and presents active learning strategies and classroom assessment techniques that facilitate meaningful learning
Enhancing teaching and learning : a leadership guide for school librarians / Jean Donham. / Neal-Schuman, an imprint of the American Library Association, 2013. -- This new edition of a classic shows how to take a proactive role in shaping instruction by learning how to develop and implement a library media program and integrate it into the total educational experience.
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.
Makerspaces : a practical guide for librarians. John J. Burke. Lanham : Rowman & Littlefield, . A “makerspace” is an area in a library where users can use tools and equipment to design, build, and create all sorts of different things. This practical guide will help librarians develop, budget for, and implement makerspaces; write grant proposals for funding; and understand the mindset behind the maker movement in order to meet patron needs.