April 20, 2018

The Advocate's Toolbox

Architects of Dreams: Anythink’s Pam Sandlian Smith on the Power of Children’s Librarians

Anythink’s dynamic director explores how children’s services librarians will shape the future of libraries, libraries as places of discovery and experience, and the shift toward participatory librarianship.

World Peace and Other Aspirations: The Role of Play | Editorial

Pam Sandlian Smith’s ongoing reinvention of library service at the Anythink Libraries in Colorado shows what leadership exercised in a spirit of wonder and playfulness can achieve. John Hunter’s World Peace Game takes playing to a new level for learning. We can all learn from both.