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Batman and Batgirl invite you to "take your imagination for a ride" and "leap into your library" in these new bookmarks. What better place to explore, discover, and stretch your imagination, than the library? This winter, LEGO® Batman stars in his big-screen adventure, The LEGO® Batman Movie, in theaters February 10. This bookmark set is perfect for promoting brick-building clubs and inviting young patrons to read, play, and invent.

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The Good, the Great, and the Unfriendly: A Librarian's Guide to Working with Friends Groups

Reed has decades of experience liaising between Friends groups and the libraries that they support, serve, and (sometimes) exasperate. Her new book cuts to chase of building and maintaining these important relationships, showing not only how to effectively harness Friends' goodwill and enthusiasm but also sharing tactful techniques for steering an ineffective or unfriendly group down the right path. Her pragmatic approach will resonate with public and academic library directors, volunteer coordinators, and other library staff who work with Friends.

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Renew Yourself: A Six-Step Plan for More Meaningful Work
Stories, Songs, and Stretches!: Creating Playful Storytimes with Yoga and Movement
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Rethinking Social Media to Organize Information and Communities eCourse
Rethinking Social Media to Organize Information and Communities
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