• Duplicate online fine payments

    Some online fine payments using Visa cards on Oct. 17 and 18 (Tuesday and Wednesday) may have been duplicated. Our online payment service submitted charge reversals for those affected on Oct. 19 (Thursday), so affected patrons should see the duplicated charges removed soon. -Lori

    10/20/2017 - 3:34pm
  • MORE-member library patron information was involved in a recent data breach

    Learn more

    10/12/2017 - 11:29am
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Most of these materials were created as part of Library Services and Technology Act Grant 15-154 from the Institute for Museum and Library Services.         IMLS Logo

Updates

American Academy of Pediatrics Media and Children Communication Toolkit

Carissa's App Picks for the Madison Public Library

Digital Storytime:  Kids, Apps, and Libraries--FREE online course from the Public Library Development Team of the Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction.  Course description.

Resources created by IFLS:

Parent handout, as a jpg for using online (see below for sample)

Parent handout, as print-ready pdf (see below for sample)

Talking Points for librarians and other professionals

Power Point Slides "Creating a Family Media Plan" to illustrate talking points

Early Literacy iPad Kit (contains 3 iPads loaded with early childhood apps, chargers, and a speaker.  To borrow, contact Leah at IFLS.

Resources from Media Mentor Workshops:

9/18/15 with Carissa Christner resources

10/6/15 with Erin Walsh and Chip Donohue resources

Resources from Zero to Three

Infographic with five key points about Children and Screen Media

Report:  Screen Sense:  Setting the Record Straight--Research-Based Guidelines for Screen Use for Children Under 3 Years Old

Resources from St. Croix Falls Public Library

15 Weeks of Apps

Resources from Wisconsin ILEAD Team

Video (6 minutes) about Media Mentorship (designed for librarians)

Pinterest Page about Media Mentorship (designed for librarians)

Managing Media handout