Past Conferences and Links
2012 IASL Conference Wiki
Kathy Kaldenberg, Professional Development/Conference Chair
Do you have comments or questions about upcoming events? Please get in touch!
State of Iowa School Library Page
Iowa Department of Education, School Libraries -Including Iowa School Library Program Guidelines, Information Literacy Curriculum, Documents, and Data from the Statewide School Library Survey.Tools from the ALA and the AASL
AASL Affiliate Assembly Report From Jean Donham, January 2013
State of America's Libraries, 2012
The American Association of School Librarians
American Association of School Librarian Lesson Plans
Best Web Sites for Teaching from the AASL
Ideas and Tools from Librarians Around the State
List of School Library Web Sites
School Libraries that Use Google Sites (Images Via SQWORL)
Sites that Use Google Sites (No Images, but Links)
Iowa Public Library Directory
Evaluation Guide for Teacher Librarians at the University of Iowa
Book Trailers - Site at Allamakee that has links to different types of book trailers.
Lodgson's Book Talk PDF from the IASL - ICPL librarian Kara Lodgson gave a great talk at the IASL conference on these books - here is the PDF.
Iowa City West High 9th Grade Research Symposium Project
SE Polk Focus on Culture
Hunger Games Activity at UNI
Kathy Kaldenberg on Pinterest - Solon
Marshalltown High Book of the Day Blog
Template for School Library Web Page - Model template for Google Site page for libraries.
Appitic - List of Apps for Schools.
View Pure - See Videos without going on-line.
Zamzar - File Conversion.
Fur.ly - Shorten Multiple URLs into one.
Thing Link - Create links in anything to other URLs.
Fict Fact Series Finder - This site lets you track series fiction for your library.
Resources for Understanding the Common Core
School Library Policies
Iowa City West High Academic Honor (See below)
Avoiding Plagiarism - OWL from Purdue
Missouri Dept. of Education / Planning
Resource Alignment Karen Lowe homepage
Internet Acceptable Use
Iowa City West High Photo-Internet Opt Out (See below)
Iowa City District Technology Resources and Use (See below)
Education World - Getting Started on an AUP
Iowa examples of Selection and Reconsideration Policies (See below)
Doug Johnson - Integrating Technology
SLIM - School Library Impact - Handbook as mentioned in Carol Kuhlthau's book, "Guided Inquiry", 2007.
Weeding the Collection - Iowa Department of Ed, 1994
Library Bill of Rights from ALA / Diversity of Collection - Interpretation of Library Bill of Rights
School Library Mission Statements
Students Right to Read from NCTE
Copyright Notice (See below)
Teacher Librarian Task Force - Iowa Code Amendments in Effect July 11, 2007
Sample Information Literacy Curriculum
Thanks to Mary Jo Langhorne for sharing the Selection/Reconsideration policy information for this site. A committee chaired by Mary Cameron, DE, along with Mary Jo Langhorne, Denise Rehmke and Kristin Steingreaber continued work on policies during the summer of 2008.
Past Issues of the IASL Journal
On-line Through Google Docs -Feb 2010