Who says archives are boring? Today teachers looked at the George T. Howard Civil War Diary in our Manuscripts and Archives Collection - complete with a bullet hole from Civil War combat! http://on.nypl.org/19vuIbU #TeachNYPL #CivilWar
"The best teachers are those who show you where to look, but don't tell you what to see." -Alexandra K. Trenfor #education #learning #parenting #children #kids #school #classroom #inspirational #quotes #UAE #Dubai
#MyLibraryNYC is an innovative program for school and public libraries in New York City. It encourages student reading by expanding student and teacher access to public library books and removing common barriers to borrowing them. More than 500+ NYC schools participated this past year - Is your school a part of MyLibraryNYC? #TeachNYPL
"The truth is that even big collections of ordinary books distort space... The relevant equation is: Knowledge = power = energy = matter = mass; a good bookshop is just a genteel Black Hole that knows how to read." - Terry Pratchett, Guards! Guards!
Have you seen our new database Biblioboard? It has curated collections of primary sources from the British Library, the National Archives, and more (collections include Ellis Island and Twelve Years a Slave) -- plus, it is also an e-reading platform with thousands of titles, including hi-lo titles from Orca Books, and nonfiction comics from Bluewater Productions, that can be read right in your browser! #TeachNYPL Login in with your NYPL library card: http://on.nypl.org/XF9XWB