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Feminist Resources for Education

It’s the topic of the latest research guide from the Library. Pedagogical theory, children’s book, journals, biographies- it’s all there, take a look!

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Citing Social Media in APA

This is a really useful post from the APA style blog, with lots of detail on how to cite social media.    

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New Books!

Here are some of our newest acquisitions that caught my eye! As always, you can find new books in the window behind the reference desk. Other People’s English: Code-meshing, Code-switching, and African American Literacy This book presents an empirically grounded

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Data: Childhood Wellbeing

Data, lots of data! Data-mining is a huge trend in Higher Education currently. There are lots of developments in providing well-presented searchable public access to the vast amount of data collected by researchers. Diversity Data Kids is one such new

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Education Statistics

Do you need reliable education statistics from an authoritative source for your IMP or an assignment? Take a look at the Digest of Education Statistics from the National Center for Education Statistics at the U.S. Dept. of Education. The 2012

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Library Survey Time!

As part of our continuous efforts to elicit feedback from our users (and non-users!), the Library is conducting a survey of the Bank Street community. We would be grateful if you could help us to continue to improve our services

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Using Our Databases: Summer I

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Elementary students begin process of identifying final contenders for the Irma Black Award. Results to be announced last week of February. Sign up your 1st grade classes now to select the Final winner. Go to Center for children’s literature website to register your classes.
Looking forward to our next #BankStreetLibrarySalon about our @bank.street "Treasures from the #archives" on Friday. Meanwhile, here's another 8x10 that we're hoping looks familiar to someone. Who's who? To register for the salon: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/treasures-from-the-archives-tickets-54547313483
Author/illustrator Duncan Tonatiuh will be the key note speaker at Bankstreet March 9 “Diverse Voices in Latinex Children’s Literature” conference. Sign up on Center for Children’s Literature website
Of 13,000 #photos in the @bankstreetlibrary #archives, most are filed by era or event. Many have a photographer’s stamp. A challenge for the #archivist is finding that some don’t have any description of the people photographed! Can the @bankstreetschoolforchildren community help with who’s who in this photo? To see “Treasures from the Archives” and Bank Street #history, be at the 1/25 #BankStreetLibrarySalon
We love this new book by Mac Barnett for obvious reasons!
Congratulations to our 7th grade mock Printz winner!
Join us for Library Salon #19: Treasures from the Archive. @bankstreetlibrary will be showcasing interesting artifacts, letters, and cool trivia about Bank Street history. January 25th from 5:30-7:00 PM. Register here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/treasures-from-the-archives-tickets-54547313483 @bank.street @bankstreetschoolforchildren @bankstreetbooks #historyandarchives
More mock Newbery book trailers!
Enjoying the book trailers put together by students in preparation for mock Newberry voting at Bank Street.