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September 26, 2019
Halloween Reading Posters

Halloween Reading Posters and Book Displays

If you enjoy this time of year as much as we do, you’ll love these clever displays we’ve gathered. Take inspiration from these spine-tingling displays!
September 14, 2019
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7 Ways to Promote Your School Library Using Social Media

Some librarians may feel a little lost when it comes to posting to their library’s social media. It can be a bit intimidating at first. To help you get started, we’ve laid out seven strategies and examples you can use to promote your library on social media!
September 9, 2019

Small and Rural Libraries: Increasing Community Engagement

Connecting to the community can be a daunting task for small and rural libraries. We've laid out recommendations for how to increase community engagement at your library.
August 21, 2019
Pirate Reading Posters

Pirate Reading Posters

Ahoy me hearties! Inspire your students to pick up a new book this month with our pirate-themed reading posters. Download and hang them in your library.
August 15, 2019
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Banned Books Week Wanted Posters

In celebration of Banned Books Week, we made some special “Wanted” posters to remind you of the dangers of reading… okay, maybe it’s to remind you of the dangers of censoring. Download and print these posters for your library and help us fight for our right to read!
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November 5, 2015

8 Holidays You Didn’t Know Existed

If you are getting bored with the same old dull routine, it’s time to shake things up. This year add a dash of spice to your typical holiday recipe with one of these unorthodox holidays.
November 11, 2015

Top 5 Modern Devices We Are Thankful For

Thanksgiving is right around the corner—that special season when we get to fill up on turkey, mashed potatoes, and pumpkin pie. What a wonderful time of year, full of change, quiet reflection, and gratitude. For so many of us the holidays can be a time where we feel a great […]
November 19, 2015

10 Obscure Facts About Turkeys

  Thanksgiving is right around the corner. How do you plan to spend it? If you are like 90% of Americans, you will most likely be enjoying a delicious turkey dinner. This year, encourage your students to share fun holiday facts or their favorite thanksgiving recipes on Alexandria’s Bulletin Boards. […]
December 3, 2015

7 Holiday Traditions In Other Cultures

The holiday season is officially upon us—you know what that means . . . Winter Break! Of course, not everyone celebrates Christmas, but did you know that not everyone who celebrates Christmas does it the same way? If you are starting to feel bored with your typical holiday traditions, feel […]