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School libraries

Journal article

Without foundations, we can't build: information literacy and the need for strong school library programs

This paper, written from the perspective of a school, public, and academic librarian, discusses why school librarians are essential - not only for the K-12 students, but for information professionals and users of information everywhere.

AITSL standards for teacher librarian practice

The Australian Library and Information Association (ALIA) and the Australian School Library Association (ASLA) published the joint statement: Standards of professional excellence for teacher librarians, which outlines the professional knowledge, practice and commitment expected of teacher librarians working at a level of excellence. Its major...