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Multitasking in the Digital Age

Having just finished The Shallows, when I began reading Language and Learning in the Digital Age, the section that Gee and Hayes spend focused on multitasking in the opening chapter caught my attention. The suggestion Carr makes, specifically in “The Juggler’s Brain” … Continue reading

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School and Public Libraries Synchronizing

Recently, Blount County Public Library and Blount County Schools have decided to link together and make resources from both available to the community through one comprehensive organization. This initially began because the school’s funding for computer labs was cut back. … Continue reading

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Safer Internet Day

Every year in February, the world observes what has been deemed “Safer Internet Day.” The objection of this day is to promote safer usage of online resources and the technologies available; particularly aiming this movement at the youth of societies. … Continue reading

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