This Week’s Tweets and Pins

Here are the links I shared on my Twitter and Pinterest accounts this week that you might find interesting:


BEA 2013: Children’s Galleys to Grab #kidlit #BEA

A Manifesto for Children’s Literature; or, Reading Harold as a Teenager #kidlit

Maurice Sendak Tribute: Children’s Illustrators Donate Art For Auction

Middle Grade Saved My Life – The Horn Book #kidlit

Top book award named for Margaret Mahy – Newstalk ZB #kidlit

Winnie the Pooh author AA Milne was first world war propagandist | The Guardian


25 Vintage Photos of Librarians Being Awesome – Flavorwire

Architects of Dreams: Anythink’s Pam Sandlian Smith on the Power of Children’s Librarians | School Library Journal

CHANGE NEEDS A BRAND: don’t fear labels, leverage them – The Ubiquitous Librarian #libraries

Christian Zabriskie: Libraries in New York City: Why We Give a Damn and Why You Should Too #libraries

Hiring and Training Internet Mentors | TechSoup for Libraries #libraries

Seth’s Blog: Getting picked (need to vs. want to) – I can see libraries helping people pick themselves!

Voices for the Library » The Importance of Librarians and Libraries #libraries


Anna Dewdney’s Fostering Lifelong Learners conference speech – The Horn Book #reading

Free Comic Book Day 2013 – May 4th | Mighty Action


7 Myths of the Digital Divide » Cyborgology

Check out the New Ghost Blogging Platform Kickstarter: Funded in under 12 Hours! : @ProBlogger

Facebook deserted by millions of users in biggest markets |The Guardian

Flexible 20 micron thick RFID tags can be embedded in paper | Chips

FTC Guidelines: How to Ensure Compliance | How to Avoid Deceptive Ads #blogging

I’m still here: back online after a year without the internet | The Verge

The Webby Award Winners

Will the Kalq keyboard finally spell the end for qwerty? | Technology|The Guardian


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Anne Frank’s Diary Too ‘Pornographic’ For 7th-Grade Students, Claims Michigan Parent #yalit

Marie Lu on ‘Champion’ cover | Shelf Life – Gorgeous!! #yalit


Killing Time: How to Destroy Your Productivity