More Press for Make It at the Library

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Idaho's Make It at the Library program through Idaho Commission for Libraries (ICfL) continues to garner regional, state, and national attention.

The current PNLA Quarterly contains a Make It at the library article based on the presentation by Erica Compton, ICfL; Sue Wlaker, ICfL; and Holly Jackson, Portneuf District Library at the annual conference last August. The direct link to the article is  www.pnla.org/assets/Quarterly/compton_walker_pq_2014_idaholibraries.pdf.

Burley Public Library and and DeMary Memorial Library, Rupert were feature in The Weekly Mailer, which is mailed to 16,000 homes in Minidoka and Cassia counties:  www.minicassia.com/news/article_fd0207c2-c125-11e4-ad31-6f9fa3d98102.html

North Bingham got their moment in the spotlight when their local news did a segment on the wonderful work they are doing: www.localnews8.com/video/shelley-library-goes-hightech/31510184.

Idaho Business Review covered the training at http://idahobusinessreview.com/2015/03/13/librarians-dive-in-to-electronics-at-idaho-commission-for-libraries-workshop/

Erica got a chance to join the local Channel 7 noon news to share information on the Make It at the Library project and STEAM! You can view the short segment at www.youtube.com/embed/TYZHRMT-8jo?list=PLbU6AdBUjfjzKycfv8nL_-kHWufJxvYsm.

Sue got her moment in the spotlight when a writer from Popular Mechanics called to gather information on the project!! Stay tuned as to whether this evolves into an article in this magazine of ultimate geekness!! We can’t say how cool it would be to see the Make It at the Library project mentioned there.