Hi! You’re friendly neighborhood Marin Academy librarians, Derek and Alex, welcome you to MA and our amazing library. We hope you stop by. We’re here to help not just with finding research materials for classwork or untangling the complicated process of proper bibliographic citation, but for the fun stuff as well like finding a new … More New School Year, New MA Library!
This week begins National Banned Books Week when we celebrate our right to read what we want! Part of libraries’ raison d’etre is to resist censorship and protect people’s privacy and informational freedom. Can you guess some of the books which have been challenged in the past? How about the Harry Potter series? Oh, of course, you … More This Week is Banned Book Week!
Because Fair Use can be fairly complicated, the Association of Research Librarians was awesome enough to make this helpful infographic. To download a printable PDF, you can click here to go to the original ARL post.
From the American Library Association: “Choose Privacy Week is an initiative that invites library users into a national conversation about privacy rights in a digital age. The campaign gives libraries the tools they need to educate and engage users, and gives citizens the resources to think critically and make more informed choices about their privacy.” … More May 1-7 celebrates your privacy!