JLG Monthly Archives 2017

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JLG Monthly Archives

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    September 2017
    From the Desk of Deb: Four Ways to Build a Better Book Club
    The Season's Top Picks
    Ask the Librarian: I want to start a book club. How do I fund it?

August 2017

From the Desk of Deb: Six Mistakes Booktalkers Make
Muzzy BBC + Your Library=Bilingual Children
Ask the Librarian: How do you respond to a kid who says “I hate reading?”







July 2017


From the Desk of Deb: Summer R & R: Experiment with Technology
26 More Ways to Enjoy Summer R & R for KidLit Champions Like You!
10 JLG Selections Receive 2017 CILIP Carnegie & Kate Greenaway Children's Books Awards
Now Arriving: JLG's Fall 2017 Titles
Ask the Librarian: I have some really great books that aren’t circulating. How can I get my kids to read them?



June 2017

From the Desk of Deb: Beware of Library Malpractice
Ask the Librarian: I Didn’t Collect Data for an Annual Report, but Now I’m Thinking I Should Have. Can I Plan Now for Next Year?


May 2017

From the Desk of Deb: Books That Bring the Blues
Ask the Librarian: How Do I Get Kids to Return Their Library Books?
Library Journal Accepting Applications for Best Small Library in America Award




April 2017

From the Desk of Deb: The Power of the Story in the Library: Everyday Advocacy
Ask the Librarian: How Can I Do My Job without Consuming Myself?
Introducing New Spanish Categories




March 2017

From the Desk of Deb: An Author Is Coming: Now What?!!
Ask the Librarian: How Many Books Per Student Meet the "Recreational Needs of A Diverse Student Population?"



February 2017

From the Desk of Deb: What I've learned While Leading Professional Development
Ask the Librarian: How Do I Get a Author or Illustrator to Visit My Library?
Save the Date: JLG Spring Warehouse Sale April 21-22
27 JLG Selections Win 31 ALA Youth Media Awards






January 2017

January Webcast: A New Year’s Celebration of New Books
From the Desk of Deb: Lessons Learned from My Visit to Prison
Ask the Librarian: What is a Subject Heading and What Type Should I Choose?
Sneak Peek at JLG’s Spring 2017 Selections
Introducing More Plus Categories





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