Library Links

"Content that might be of interest to Teacher-Librarians..."


Increasing your "reading footprint"

Maximizing your impact.

How can we remind teachers and admin of the amazing potential school libraries can unlock in a school? Think about how you can support the creation a culture of reading in your building. The links below offer some ideas (some old, some new). Increasing cirulation in your library is one way to raise your profile. (We have thousands of books on our shelves; let's put them to work!) While circ stats don't tell the whole story, check Destiny to see what your numbers look like, and think about what you could do.

  • Creating a Culture of Reading (2 blog posts)

  • Book Clubs in High School (BCTLA member paper)
  • The secret cultural institution in your school: The school library

  • The National Reading Campaign (Canadian initiative)