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             COMING SOON
            The School

            Librarian’s Compass

            Stories and Reflections to Help You
            Find Your Way

            REBECCA J. MORRIS

            These powerful stories prepare school
            librarians to solve challenges and take
            advantage of opportunities.

            In their preparation for school librarianship, library students learn   August 2023, 200pp, 6 1/8x9 1/4
            foundational ideals and observe best practices that center and guide their   Paperback: 978-1-4408-7919-7
            work. However, discussions of aspirational versions of school librarianship   $50.00, £38.00, €44,00
            often leave out sufficient practice in managing the many challenges and   eBook: 978-1-4408-7920-3
            decisions school librarians face on the job. In this book, veteran educator
            Rebecca J. Morris uses stories of day-to-day librarianship to empower school   SAMPLE T OPICS
            librarians as they navigate and manage the complex interactions, decisions,   •  Co-teaching Inquiry   •  Building Culturally
            and opportunities of their work.                                 and Research      Competent Library
            The book’s alignment with the AASL/CAEP standards makes it helpful to school   •  Assessing   Collections
            library educators planning curriculum, syllabi, and course activities. Perfect   Student Learning  •  School Library
            for reading or study groups, graduate classes, and professional development,   •  Teaching Digital   Advocacy
            these stories invite reflection and lively conversation.         Citizenship
                                                                           •  Facilitating
            FEATURES                                                         Reading Discussions
            •  Aligned to the ALA/AASL/CAEP school librarian preparation standards
            •  Appendices include learning exercises, discussion protocols, and
              course assignments                                           REBECCA J. MORRIS , MLIS, PhD, is teaching
            •  Stories invite reflection and conversation about applying professional   associate professor at the University of
              principles and standards to day-to-day librarianship         Pittsburgh. Her recent research has centered on
                                                                           teen access to library services in the pandemic,
            •  Stories prepare school librarians to tackle emerging challenges   digital storytelling, and research methods in
              in the profession                                            school librarianship.

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