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Mobile Technology and the School Library

Sarah Pavey·June 2014

ISBN 9781903446829 · Price: £15.00 (Members £11.00)Add to Basket

Series: SLA Guidelines Plus · Level: Secondary

In this comprehensive study, Sarah Pavey outlines the important role of mobile technology and learning for the forward looking school library. Its recent growth, the financial implications and Health & Safety issues are explained, then too Reading for Pleasure and possible choice of e-readers, Information Literacy and the importance of mobile technology as a teaching and learning tool and the role of apps. The references are excellent too. This is an important read for all school library staff who want their library and its practices to be at the forefront of the digital learning revolution.

Sarah Pavey has a degree in Biochemistry and a Masters in Information Science and has worked as a school librarian for over 15 years.