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edutopia

Audio Visual Options We’re always looking for free/low cost audio-visual materials for graduate students and faculty. Recently we re-visited edutopia, and came across a number of teacher education videos. They’re free to download (or embed) from edutopia’s website or through

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Screencasts

We’ve just updated our screencasts. These are short video clips (1-3 minutes) that explain how to do things in the Library, such as using the advanced search function, finding a journal article, or renewing a book through your library account.

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Irma Black Award: Video Clips

Two Bank Street School for Children students discuss their favorite Irma Black Award books. The First is Dan Yaccarino’s “All the Way to America.” The second is “A New Year’s Reunion,” written by Yu Li-Qiong and illustrated by Zhu Cheng-Liang.

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APA: YouTube Videos

How to Cite YouTube Videos Last week I was asked how to cite a YouTube video. It’s pretty easy really but there are some little tricks. Reference Lists First, look for the person or entity that made the video, in

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Crayola

This is just for fun. Enjoy!

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Lisa Von Drasek: SLJ Day of Dialog

Bank Street College of Education children’s librarian Lisa Von Drasek and fellow panelist, authors: Tim Green, Robie Harris, Rebecca Stead and Gennifer Choldenko discuss “The Care and Feeding of Tweens: Who are they, where are they, and what do they

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Librarians do Gaga

Got a few minutes? Relax and enjoy this video of  librarians at University of Washington’s Information School having fun.

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​@katyehbooks talking to the 11/12s about The Truth About Twinkie Pie last spring​. Can't wait to welcome Kat back to Bank Street as our Dorothy Carter Writer-in-Residence this spring! Yay! #tbt Love this shot of Pres. John Niemeyer and his wife reading The Runaway Bunny, taken for Australian Women's Weekly in 1961 #tbt #bankstreetarchives Organizing Irma Black Award submissions! Wall tattoo. What a pleasure to listen to these two amazing women last night!! Childhood friends Meg Medina & RJ Palacio discussed their lives, families, work, and inspiration and how to offer hope and support to all right now. Just came across this quote from Lucy Sprague Mitchell in an old newsletter. "...I should wish to work along many lines to develop people who both understand and care about what happens to human beings everywhere." #tbt Happy Election Day! @hervetullet signing while @sussingoutbooks & Brian Pinkney chat #bookfest16