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1

Library Journal

Library Journal

lj.libraryjournal.com

New York, NY

About Blog - LJ provides groundbreaking features and analytical news reports covering technology, management, policy and other professional concerns to public, academic and institutional libraries. Find information on Library News, Reviews, and Views
Frequency - about 9 posts per week

91,403 202,571 177,776
2

Librarian And Information Science News

Librarian And Information Science News

lisnews.org

Buffalo, NY

About Blog - LISNews is a collaborative weblog devoted to current events and news in the world of Library and Information Science.
Frequency - about 3 posts per week
Since - Nov 1999

n/a 14,369 2,359,474
3

No Shelf Required

No Shelf Required

noshelfrequired.com

International

About Blog - Portal on all aspects of ebooks and digital content and for all creating, reading, publishing, managing, curating, and distributing the written word and other content in digital format, including publishers, writers, editors, content developers, distributors, educators, librarians and information science professionals.
Frequency - about 6 posts per week
Since - Feb 2008

134 2,499 771,041
4

Teen Librarian Toolbox

Teen Librarian Toolbox

teenlibrariantoolbox.com

About Blog - Teen Librarian Toolbox is a professional development website for teen librarians, created by Karen Jensen. Our mission is to to help libraries serving teens and to foster a community of professional development and resource sharing by providing quality information, discussions, book reviews and more.
Frequency - about 9 posts per week
Since - Jul 2011

3,492 10,514 827,755
5

Librarian

Librarian

librarian.net

About Blog - Hi, My name is Jessamyn West and I’m a library technologist living in Vermont. This is my professional blog where I occasionally write about library-oriented things and about my own work within the library profession.
Frequency - about 1 post per month
Since - Jun 1999

n/a 507 3,856,794
6

The New York Public Library blogs

The New York Public Library blogs

nypl.org/blog

Bx, Manhattan, SI

About Blog - The mission of The New York Public Library is to inspire lifelong learning, advance knowledge, and strengthen our communities. The New York Public Library has been an essential provider of free books, information, ideas, and education for all New Yorkers for more than 100 years.
Frequency - about 14 posts per week
Since - May 1998

273,822 2,158,534 17,479
7

Association for Library Service to Children

Association for Library Service to Children

alsc.ala.org/blog

About Blog - The Association for Library Service to Children (ALSC) is a network of more than 4,000 children’s and youth librarians, children’s literature experts, publishers, education and library school faculty members, and other adults committed to improving and ensuring the future of the nation through exemplary library service to children, their families, and others who work with children.
Frequency - about 9 posts per week
Since - Sep 2007

10,379 13,094 32,549
8

Not So Distant Future

Not So Distant Future

futura.edublogs.org

About Blog - I’m passionate about how technology tools can transform schools and libraries, fascinated by library design for 21st century schools and interested in school reform. I'm a high school and district librarian at a suburban high school who loves to explore the intersection of technology, libraries, and schools.
Frequency - about 1 post per month
Since - Oct 2006

n/a 6,190 22,395
9

Letters to a Young Librarian

Letters to a Young Librarian

letterstoayounglibrarian.blo..

About Blog - I started this blog as a way to communicate directly with library science graduate students and new professional librarians. Get advice to those who are new (or even not so new) to librarianship from someone who has been doing this work for a while now.
Frequency - about 1 post per week
Since - Jun 2011

n/a 2,948 3,113,182
10

Abby the Librarian

Abby the Librarian

abbythelibrarian.com

New Albany, IN

About Blog - My name is Abby Johnson. I'm By day, youth librarian in Southern Indiana and By night, blogger extraordinaire. I blog about new librarians and library school students which is a passion of mine and you'll find many of my posts written with that audience in mind.
Frequency - about 1 post per week
Since - Oct 2007

n/a 5,005 1,387,335
11

The Sheridan Libraries

The Sheridan Libraries

blogs.library.jhu.edu/wordpress

Baltimore, MD

About Blog - Welcome to the Sheridan Libraries blog. A convenient way to keep up with library news and events, learn about services and resources you may not have been aware of, and communicate with us.
Frequency - about 2 posts per week
Since - Jan 2007

2,380 1,998 4,155
12

Harvard Library

Harvard Library

library.harvard.edu

Cambridge, MA

About Blog - The Harvard Library is the largest academic library in the world. HLS combines genuine excellence and wonderful diversity on a scale that is unmatched anywhere.
Frequency - about 3 posts per week

1,786 23,524 1,018
13

University of Michigan Library

University of Michigan Library

lib.umich.edu/blogs

Ann Arbor, Michigan

About Blog - Our mission is to support, enhance, and collaborate in the instructional, research, and service activities of the faculty, students, and staff, and contribute to the common good by collecting, organizing, preserving, communicating, and sharing the record of human knowledge.Also find blogs from the University of Michigan Library.
Frequency - about 3 posts per week
Since - May 2008

1,424 2,042 1,819
14

Cornell University Library

Cornell University Library

library.cornell.edu

About Blog - Welcome! In a time of rapid change, Cornell University Library continues to stand at the center of intellectual life on campus. With world-class collections and services — print, online, and in person — our Library serves as an indispensable partner in study, teaching and research at the university.
Frequency - about 7 posts per week

28,943 1,954 1,915
15

Duke University Libraries

Duke University Libraries

blogs.library.duke.edu

Durham, NC

About Blog - Welcome to the Duke University Libraries! Here you will find not only a rich array of resources assembled to support the learning, teaching and research of the Duke community, but also talented, knowledgeable people to assist you — along with inspiring, comfortable spaces in which to read, write, reflect, create and collaborate.
Frequency - about 2 posts per week

2,778 1,726 4,187
16

National Library of Australia

National Library of Australia

nla.gov.au/blogs

Canberra, Australia

About Blog - The Library’s role, as defined by the National Library of Australia Act, is to ensure that documentary resources of national significance relating to Australia and the Australian people, as well as significant non-Australian library materials, are collected, preserved and made accessible either through the Library itself or through collaborative arrangements with other libraries and information.
Frequency - about 1 post per week
Since - Mar 2010

n/a 37,275 10,413
17

SCIS Schools Catalogue Information Service

SCIS Schools Catalogue Information Service

scis.edublogs.org

Australia

About Blog - SCIS (Schools Catalogue Information Service) provides schools with consistent, high-quality catalogue records, in order to reduce the cost and duplication of effort of cataloguing resources in schools. Mission to improve the quality and consistency of cataloguing materials for schools.
Frequency - about 1 post per month

26,535 2,602 19,611
18

500 Hats

500 Hats

500hats.edublogs.org

About Blog - This blog will offer ideas, information and insight that can be used by others to enrich and enhance teaching and learning in the school. Underpinning what is offered will be a solid basis of knowing how learners learn and the pedagogy that supports this.
Frequency - about 1 post per month
Since - Jan 2013

n/a n/a 22,395
19

Bulldog Readers and Bobcats Blog

Bulldog Readers and Bobcats Blog

bellbulldogreaders.edublogs.org

About Blog - This personal blog is my vehicle to share my ideas about books,reading,lessons, and technology intergration.
Frequency - about 3 posts per month
Since - Jul 2010

n/a n/a 22,395
20

The MHMS Daring School Library Blog

The MHMS Daring School Library Blog

daringlibrary.edublogs.org

DC Metro, HoCo, & Balto, hon

About Blog - Gwyneth Jones is a blogger, a Tweeter, an international Ed Tech speaker, trope and meme archivist, creator of content, a citizen of advocacy, and a resident of social media. She is a Google Certified Teacher, and the author of the award winning The Daring Librarian blog.
Frequency - about 1 post per month
Since - Mar 2011

n/a 32,586 22,395
21

The Book Nest

The Book Nest

tompkinslibrary.edublogs.org

Katy, TX

About Blog - Welcome to the Tompkins High School Library! We are here to help with your reading, research, and technology needs. We are excited to be building a collection of books, ebooks, and audio-visual resources that support all facets of the high school curriculum!
Frequency - about 1 post per month
Since - Feb 2013

n/a 586 22,395
22

Tays JH Library

Tays JH Library

k0401955.edublogs.org

About Blog - The mission of the Tays Junior High Library is to provide a welcoming environment rich in literature and resources, which incorporates curriculum, technology, and staffing. A Titans library blog.
Frequency - about 2 posts per month
Since - Jul 2016

n/a 250 22,395
23

American Libraries Magazine

American Libraries Magazine

americanlibrariesmagazine.org

Chicago

About Blog - American Libraries is the voice of the profession and the flagship magazine of the American Library Association.
Frequency - about 6 posts per week

13,656 65,290 334,858
24

Mr. Library Dude

Mr. Library Dude

mrlibrarydude.wordpress.com

About Blog - Hi, I’m Joe Hardenbrook. I blog about library-related topics that interest me, things I’ve tried, or things I want to know more about. Also blogging about technology, teaching, and more
Frequency - about 1 post per month
Since - Feb 2011

n/a 3,072 1,062,556
25

Disruptive Library Technology Jester

Disruptive Library Technology Jester

dltj.org

Columbus, OH

About Blog - We're Disrupted, We're Librarians, and We're Not Going to Take It Anymore. The Disruptive Library Technology Jester (DLTJ) blog is all about exploring the expanse between those two points, with a tendency towards the disruptive (but not destructive) side of the spectrum.
Frequency - about 1 post per month
Since - Dec 2005

n/a 1,125 1,445,346
26

In the Library with the Lead Pipe

In the Library with the Lead Pipe

inthelibrarywiththeleadpipe.org

About Blog - In the Library with the Lead Pipe is a bi-monthly, digital publication. Our intent is to help improve our communities, our libraries, and our professional organizations. In the Library with the Lead Pipe is an open access, peer reviewed journal.
Frequency - about 2 posts per month
Since - Oct 2008

1,870 7,879 1,512,015
27

Library For All

Library For All

libraryforall.org/blog

New York, NY

About Blog - Library For All is a nonprofit organization that has built a digital library to deliver quality educational materials in developing countries.
Frequency - about 1 post per month
Since - Jun 2013

3,739 2,209 1,704,578
28

Librarian in Black Blog

Librarian in Black Blog

librarianinblack.net/librari..

About Blog - My name is Sarah Houghton and I am working as the Director for the San Rafael Public Library (California). A blog related to librarianship, technology, web services, and current trends to find those few posts that applied to my work.
Frequency - about 1 post per month
Since - May 2016

n/a 16,247 2,219,939
29

Librarian by Day

Librarian by Day

librarianbyday.net

USA

About Blog - Bobbi Newman is a librarian, writer, consultant, library advocate, and an international speaker. I am available, and delighted, to speak on a variety of library, technology, and innovation related topics.
Frequency - about 1 post per month
Since - Jul 2007

2,615 10,895 1,951,474
30

The Travelin' Librarian

The Travelin' Librarian

travelinlibrarian.info

About Blog - Michael Sauers is currently the Director of Technology for Do Space in Omaha, NE. The blog of Technology Innovation Librarian and Author Michael P. Sauers.
Frequency - about 4 posts per week
Since - Jul 2003

n/a 2,619 2,693,714
31

The Unquiet Librarian

The Unquiet Librarian

theunquietlibrarian.wordpres..

About Blog - I am a writing and Language Arts teacher who loves learning, literacy, stories, learning, dogs, poetry, fabulous shoes, and good lip gloss. I blog in this space about my work as a librarian.
Frequency - about 3 posts per month
Since - Jul 2007

1,320 17,563 2,070,980
32

David Lee King

David Lee King

davidleeking.com

Topeka, KS

About Blog - David Lee King is the Digital Services Director at Topeka & Shawnee County Public Library, where he plans, implements, and experiments with emerging technology trends. I create, write, think, and speak about the social web, emerging trends, and libraries.
Frequency - about 3 posts per month

n/a 12,878 2,832,321
33

Walt at Random

Walt at Random

walt.lishost.org

Livermore

About Blog - Walt Crawford is a semi-retired library writer, editor, speaker, researcher and systems analyst. The motto for this blog used to be “Libraries, music, net media, cruising, policy, and other stuff not quite ready for Cites & Insights.”
Frequency - about 3 posts per month
Since - Apr 2005

n/a 348 3,109,992
34

Designing Better Libraries

Designing Better Libraries

dbl.lishost.org/blog

About Blog - Exploring the intersection of design, user experience and creativity for better libraries.
Frequency - about 1 post per month
Since - Feb 2007

n/a n/a 3,109,992
35

The Library and Information Technology Association

The Library and Information Technology Association

litablog.org

Chicago, IL

About Blog - The LITA Blog features original content by LITA members on technologies and trends relevant to librarians. Our writers represent a variety of perspectives, from library students to public, academic, and special librarians.
Frequency - about 3 posts per week
Since - Jun 2005

5,233 17,341 3,874,073
36

Librarians Matter

Librarians Matter

librariansmatter.com/blog

Fremantle. Australia

About Blog - I’m Kathryn Greenhill. A blog about Musing, enthusing, libraries, technology, creativity, balancing, being mum.
Frequency - about 2 posts per week
Since - Jun 2006

n/a n/a 4,555,340
37

Krafty Librarian

Krafty Librarian

kraftylibrarian.com

About Blog - I am a medical librarian who enjoys writing about medical librarianship, information retrieval, and user education. My thoughts and writings tend to have more a techie slant to them because I really enjoy using and seeing how all types of technology can help us find, judge and process medical information better.
Frequency - about 1 post per month
Since - Jun 2004

591 2,089 4,918,661
38

The Distant Librarian

The Distant Librarian

distlib.blogs.com

About Blog - I'm the Public Services Systems Librarian (aka webmaster) at the University of Calgary, in Alberta, Canada. A blog about a librarian.
Frequency - about 1 post per month
Since - May 2004

n/a 1,080 8,058,848
39

Feral Librarian

Feral Librarian

chrisbourg.wordpress.com

Cambridge MA

About Blog - Chris is a US Army veteran, erstwhile sociologist and feral librarian. I like to write about libraries, scholarly publishing, social justice issues, sports, and music.
Frequency - about 1 post per month
Since - Jun 2008

n/a 8,659 8,247,774
40

Eliterate Librarian

Eliterate Librarian

e-literatelibrarian.blogspot..

South Carolina, USA

About Blog - My experiences as a former librarian, edtech geek and instructional technologist. A blog about my experiences as a wannabe edtech geek and middle school librarian.
Frequency - about 3 posts per month
Since - Jul 2010

n/a 3,451 9,318,491
41

Justin The Librarian

Justin The Librarian

justinthelibrarian.com

About Blog - Hello. My name is Justin Hoenke. A blog about a librarian.
Frequency - about 2 posts per week
Since - Nov 2009

n/a 7,398 10,979,603
42

A Library Writer's Blog

A Library Writer's Blog

librarywriting.blogspot.com

About Blog - The resource will help librarians identify publishing and presentation opportunities in library & information science, as well as other related fields. I will also include calls for papers, presentations, participation, reviewers, and other relevant notices that I find on the web.
Frequency - about 5 posts per week
Since - Feb 2004

n/a 540 15,527,335
43

Free Range Librarian

Free Range Librarian

freerangelibrarian.com

Sonoma County, California

About Blog - I am the Dean of the Library at Sonoma State University, an august entity that disavows everything written on this blog. K.G. Schneider's blog on librarianship, writing, and everything else.
Frequency - about 1 post per month
Since - Jul 2003

n/a 7,274 n/a
44

Vancouver Law Librarian

Vancouver Law Librarian

vancouverlawlib.blogspot.com

Canada

About Blog - This blog consists pints of interest to the west coast law librarian. Highlighted sources on km, web development, and law library management.
Frequency - about 1 post per month
Since - Nov 2004

1,307 n/a n/a
45

Sarah Visintini

Sarah Visintini

sarahvisintini.com/blog

About Blog - I am a currently the Replacement Librarian at the Berkman Library, University of Ottawa Heart Institute. Blogs on Musings of a lady librarian. A blog about how health librarians can facilitate EBP, and connect decision makers, health professionals, researchers and patients with the information they need.
Frequency - about 1 post per month
Since - Oct 2013

n/a 327 n/a

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