TITLE

IRA brochure offers tips on exploring the library

PUB. DATE
April 2007
SOURCE
Reading Today;Apr/May2007, Vol. 24 Issue 5, p40
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers information on the "Library Safari: Tips for Parents of Young Readers and Explorers," a brochure for parents published by the International Reading Association. It promotes the library as a way for children to access books, magazines, videos, the Internet, computer instruction and art exhibits. It also offers tips on how parents can take advantage of resources like the circulation desk and the children's department in the library.
ACCESSION #
24768613

 

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