ERIC Number: EJ1014019
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2013-Mar
Transitions to Digital Media: Are School Libraries on the Way Out?
District Administration, v49 n3 p57-61 Mar 2013
Enlightened administrators realize that school librarians still play a pivotal role for students, guiding them through search processes and helping them find appropriate, reliable, vetted resources in print and digital format for research and other classroom projects. This article describes how important the role of information navigator is becoming in schools. Librarians are now helping students sift through oceans of information and teaching them how to find and vet appropriate content for research.
Descriptors: School Libraries, Librarians, Multimedia Materials, Costs, Printed Materials, Surveys
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Education Level: Elementary Secondary Education
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