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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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January 26, 2017
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What Are People Really Saying About Alexandria

Many people know us as ‘more than just library software’. Today we review what people have been saying about Alexandria and why.   I appreciate the customer service “As a new librarian using Alexandria for the first time, I really appreciate the customer service. They answer their calls promptly and […]
February 23, 2017
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The Story of Penmanship Styles in the Library

  Can you believe it was in 1885 when a librarians got together to decide on which penmanship style would be used for card catalogs? That’s right. The first card catalogs were hand written. For the entire story on these librarians created a handwriting style that would be used throughout […]
April 3, 2017
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How to Create Blackout Poetry

  You have never created blackout poetry?!  You don’t know what blackout poetry is? Blackout poetry helps you explore your visually artistic side, as well as your poetic side. Let’s get started!   Step 1: Warm-up At your library you can use the Smart Search in Alexandria to find books on different types […]
April 17, 2017

Get Ahead at the End of the Year

The end of the school year can tend to be an extremely busy time of the year. Preparing for inventory, collecting materials, dealing with charges and fees, getting students moved into new classes and grades, the list can go on. In order to give you some food for thought as […]