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The collection's at the core : revitalize your library with innovative resources for the Common Core and STEM

Mardis, Marcia A. author

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  • Creator Marcia A. Mardis
  • Format Books
  • Publication Santa Barbara, California : Libraries Unlimited, AN IMPRINT OF ABC-CLIO, LLC, [2015]
  • Physical Details
    • xii, 147 pages : illustrations, map ; 24 cm
  • ISBNs 9781610695046, 1610695046, 9781610695053
  • OCLC ocn893609244

Summary

  • "Common core standards, OER, STEM, and collection development--where to begin? This book investigates these critical topics together to give you the power to transform your collection and practice and put your school library at the center of STEM"--

Notes

  • Includes bibliographical references (pages 125-137) and index.

Contents

  • STEM is important to librarians -- The Common Standards movement is important for school librarians -- Curation, part I : selecting and describing STEM digital resources -- Curation, part II : managing and promoting your STEM OER collection -- Summary and conclusions : an open letter to school librarians and science educators -- Appendix A. Starting points for locating vetted K-12 STEM OER -- Appendix B. K-12 STEM OER collections with downloadable records available through NSDL -- Appendix C. K-12 STEM OER video collections