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2015 in review

The WordPress.com stats helper monkeys prepared a 2015 annual report for this blog. Here’s an excerpt: The concert hall at the Sydney Opera House holds 2,700 people. This blog was viewed about 11,000 times in 2015. If it were a

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EBSCO Discovery Service (Trial)

We’re pretty excited about a new product called EBSCOhost Discovery Service (EDS). It has the ability to “search everything” the Library subscribes to, or owns (except ProQuest). Yes, that’s right: Books in the stacks eBooks databases topic specific YouTube videos

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Illustrators & APA

So, you’ve been asked to write an annotated bibliography for your Early Childhood Curriculum class. There are some fantastic books you want to add to your bibliography and you really want to shout the praises of an illustrator. You’ve just

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Printing With PaperCut

Quietly, overnight without any warning PaperCut upgraded itself – so, it looks a little different but deep down it’s still the same old PaperCut. Once you have sent your print job to the copier you need to activate it by

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Library Website Use Questionnaire

Please help us by taking our really, super, short, fun Library Website Use Questionnaire. Our plan is to gather information from patrons far and wide (onsite and offsite) and to make our website the best we possibly can.

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Summer Reading Wall 2015

It’s become a Bank Street Library tradition, thanks to Archivist Lindsey Wyckoff, to put up a Summer Reading Wall. Here’s what our patrons young and old read over the summer break.

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WorldCat & IMPs

In the “old days” once a thesis was submitted to the library it was bound and placed in the stacks. Most were able to circulate, i.e., loaned out for two weeks at a time to students and faculty. Occasionally, other

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It's Children's Book Committee deliberation season! Award namesakes Josette Frank (left) and Flora Stieglitz Straus (right) were honored by Bank Street in 1985. Charlotte Zolotow and Bill Morris are sitting right behind them! #tbt #bankstreet100 #bankstreetarchives Happy New Year! #2015bestnine Books from current Writers Lab members on display in the lobby. The Writers Lab began in 1937! #bankstreetwriterslab Faculty member Nancy McKeever and Graduate School Dean Cecelia Traugh at #librarysalon4 #bankstreetlibrary #bankstreet100 November is Adoption Awareness month. Come browse these selections from the collection by the reference desk #adoptionawareness #bankstreetlibrary Making last day of a teaching assignment favors. Part of Rebecca's Día De Los Muertos display - don't miss it. November 1, 2015. :) Teachers as writers at #bookfest15 is blowing my mind. Leonard Marcus chatting with @bank.street alums @adam_gidwitz and Elizabeth Bluemle and TC alum (CCL director) Dr. Cynthia Weill Impromptu wedding toast during BookFest prep :) Best surprise ever! Congrats to  @peterhare & Mark and their amazing flower girl!
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