21st-century learning in school libraries by Kristin Fontichiaro

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Published by Libraries Unlimited in Santa Barbara, Calif .

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  • School libraries -- United States,
  • School librarian participation in curriculum planning -- United States,
  • School libraries -- Standards -- United States,
  • Media programs (Education) -- Standards -- United States

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Book details

Other titlesTwenty-first century learning in school libraries
StatementKristin Fontichiaro, editor.
LC ClassificationsZ675.S3 F63 2009
The Physical Object
Paginationxv, 375 p. :
Number of Pages375
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24116918M
ISBN 109781591588955
LC Control Number2009035571

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