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Libraries that are nailing this COVID-19 thing

Libraries Are Nailing It This list was assembled by Sara Zettervall over the weekend, so it is by no means comprehensive. It focuses on library system responses. Ongoing public Facebook thread at https://www.facebook.com/groups/ALAthinkTANK/permalink/3685261464879980/  For more information from individuals in libraries (more locations than what’s here!) and also library systems around the world (quite literally--Germany, Lithuania,… Continue reading Libraries that are nailing this COVID-19 thing

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Public Libraries Online Podcast: Social Workers in Public Libraries with Denver’s Elissa Hardy

Public Libraries Online talks with Licensed Clinical Social Worker and Community Resource Manager at the Denver Public Library, Elissa Hardy about the emerging trend of employing social workers in public libraries, serving persons experiencing homelessness at the library, making the library and inclusive space, training library staff, and related issues. Source: New Podcast! Social Workers… Continue reading Public Libraries Online Podcast: Social Workers in Public Libraries with Denver’s Elissa Hardy