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  • 05.23.2016

    Beyond the Books: Four Reasons to Login to Your JLG Account

    Being a Junior Library Guild member has its privileges. Sure, people can see our selections if they go to our website, but there are hidden secrets, resources, and data that only members can see. (And you don't have to have a special jacket or handshake to access these hidden gems.) All you need is one simple action. Log in. Doing it will open the door to four reasons why you want to stay logged into your account.

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  • 05.18.2016

    JLG Conferences: Update

    Conferences are a great opportunity to meet you. Junior Library Guild is an active supporter of academic conferences throughout the United States. They give us a chance to meet with you face-to-face and learn how we can better serve the library community. When you see us at a conference, please stop by to chat, browse the latest books, hear about what's new or upcoming, and tell us how we're doing.

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  • 05.09.2016

    PPP: 30 Minutes with Kwame Alexander Webcast

    We want to thank Kwame Alexander and his publisher Houghton Mifflin Harcourt for participating in our webcast today. How much fun was that? If you missed the show, sign up to watch it and find out: The inspiration behind Surf's Up; Which book is the most autobiographical; Kwame's newest poetry project; The status of a sequel/prequel to The Crossover; The effect of the Newbery on his life; How do you say his name?

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  • 05.05.2016

    Tech Thursday: 101+ (Mostly Free) Online Resources

    As I was polishing my presentations for NHSLMA (New Hampshire School Library Media Association) annual conference in Concord, NH this week, I found a theme: they are all technology. I'm doing the ever-popular Using Social Media to Market Your Library, Using Technology in Your Library, and Online Resources. I made a few changes to the social media session and then began to work on the other two. Enter heart-stopping moment. You know the website I wrote you've been using forever? 101 Best Web Resources? The company that hosted it pulled the plug in March. I knew it was coming. I had a year to regroup. Now the time had come to make a new plan. What to do?

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This Month's Books

Latest JLG Activity

  • 7 hours ago

    An Elementary School in Spartanburg, SC purchased 24 books.

  • 14 hours ago

    A Public Library in Hogansville, GA purchased 54 books.

  • 14 hours ago

    A Middle School in Franklin, TN purchased 4 categories.