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March 26, 2020

7 Alexandria Features to Aid Remote Learning

Make reading and learning happen anywhere with Alexandria! We’ve gathered our top seven features to help educators transition to remote learning.
March 20, 2020
Librarian End-of-School-Year Checklist

Librarian End-of-School-Year Checklist

The final days leading up to the last day of school can be a blur! To help you prioritize, we've created Librarian End-of-School-Year Checklist to help manage your to-dos!
February 27, 2020
Library Activities for Reading Comprehension

Library Activities for Reading Comprehension

March is National Reading Month! Check out these fun activities you can use at your library to help students strengthen their reading comprehension skills.
February 21, 2020

March Women’s Month Posters

What are your plans for recognizing Women's History Month? We want to help you by providing resources and library posters to acknowledge the great achievements of women throughout history.
February 21, 2020
St. Patrick's Day Library Posters

St. Patrick’s Day Posters

You’ve got the luck of the Irish! This month we’ve created three reading-inspired posters for St. Patrick’s Day so you can celebrate with your library patrons.
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December 8, 2016

Book Review: The Brothers Lionheart

  10-year-old Karl Lion (called Rusky) spends most of his days on a sofa-bed. When he finds out he doesn’t have long to live, his only comfort is in the tales told to him by his beloved older brother, Jonathan (called Lionheart for his bravery). The tales are of Nangiyala, […]
May 16, 2017

4 Books for All Ages to Read This Memorial Day

If you have lived in the United States long enough, then you probably know at least one or two people who have served in the U.S. military. Each year on Memorial Day we commemorate the selfless sacrifices made by these brave men and women who fight for the freedoms we […]
June 22, 2017

4 Patriotic Books for the 4th of July

Summer has officially begun and soon we will be celebrating the birth of our nation. July 4th marks the 241st anniversary of the signing of the Declaration of Independence. The event officially separated the original 13 colonies from the British crown and pushed the American Revolutionary War into full swing. […]
July 14, 2017
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4 Boredom-Beating Summer Reads

The sun rises early but sets late, temperatures are hitting triple digits, and there are ice cream & shaved iced stands on every street corner. Yes, summertime is in full swing but with it comes the two most dreaded words every child utters while they are not in school…. I’m […]