Best of 2016

Last week I was browsing through various “Best of 2016” book lists from School Library Journal, NPR, Good Reads, and more.  I decided to create a display with the titles we already own.  The giant ribbon calls attention to the books, and I posted pictures on our library’s Facebook and Instagram accounts encouraging students to check out a copy before winter break.  This makes a great display … Continue reading Best of 2016

A New Beginning

Since I last posted on this blog, I have moved to a new school and a new library.  I left a beautiful, newly-built school library with great display areas, huge windows and light, new furniture and a big-budget book collection.  This new library is shared by a high school and middle school- it bridges the two schools together, but is located down a long hallway between the two … Continue reading A New Beginning