Additional Readings: Demise of School Libraries: Consequences & Options

Apple, Michael W., Educating the "Right" Way: Markets, Standards, God, and Inequality, 2nd ed. New York: Routledge, 2006.

Apple, Michael W., L.A. Gandin, S. Liu, A. Meshulam, & E. Schirmer, The Struggle for Democracy in Education: Lessons from Social Realities. New York: Routledge, 2018.

BC Teacher Librarians, BCTLA Working and Learning Conditions - 2020-2021https://bctla.ca/wp-content/uploads/2021/04/BCTLA-Working-and-Learning-Conditions-Report-2020-21.docx.pdf 

BC Teacher Librarians, “Learning Commons Resources”, https://bctla.ca/resources/library-learning-commons/ 

 BC Teacher Librarians, “What does collaboration with the TL look like”, Infographic. https://bctla.ca/wp-content/uploads/2019/02/teacher-librarian-infographic-final.pdf 

Duval, Toni. “Diversity Audit of a Middle School Library”, Canadian School Libraries Journal 4(3), Fall 2020. https://journal.canadianschoollibraries.ca/diversity-audit-of-a-middle-school-library/ 

Canadian School Libraries, “Statement on the role of School Libraries During the Pandemic.” September 23, 2020. https://www.canadianschoollibraries.ca/wp-content/uploads/2020/09/CSL-Statement_SchoolLibraries_Pandemic.pdf 

Haycock, K. The crisis in Canada’s school libraries: The case for reform and re-investment. Association of Canadian Publishers and Heritage Canada, 2003.

Kirkland, Anita Brooks. “Voices for School Libraries: Advocacy in Pandemic Times”, Canadian School Libraries Journal  5(2), Spring 2021. https://journal.canadianschoollibraries.ca/voices-for-school-libraries/ 

Lance, K. C. & D. E Kachel, “Why school librarians matter: What years of research tell us“, Phi Delta Kappan, 99(7), 15-20, 2018.  http://www.kappanonline.org/lance-kachel-school-librarians-matter-years-research/

Manitoba School Library Association Journal, Spring 2019, on school library learning commons in Manitoba:  https://www.manitobaschoollibraries.ca/journal-archives

Oberg, Dianne. “Ignoring the evidence: Another decade of decline for school libraries“, Education Canada, 52(2), 31-35 2012https://www.edcan.ca/articles/ignoring-the-evidence-another-decade-of-decline-for-school-libraries/

Rubio, Rebeca. “Diversity Audits in Library Learning Commons: Equity in Action”, Canadian School Libraries Journal 5(1), Winter 2021. https://journal.canadianschoollibraries.ca/diversity-audits-in-library-learning-commons-equity-in-action/ 

Save Our School Libraries Coalition: Ensuring Student Success by Maintaining and Restoring School Library Funding, April 6, 2021. https://drive.google.com/file/d/1z90iRyB3xYTwCxSPZ0sedudkkTTRIE7s/view

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