Articles on School Libraries and 21st Century Skills

21st century skills, education & competitiveness: a resource and policy guide. (2008). Partnership for 21st century skills.

American Association of School Librarians (2007). Standards for the 21st Century Learner.

Baker, F. (2004). Media Literacy: One of the New Literacy Skills for the 21st Century. Ohio Media Spectrum, 56(1):39.

Barnett, C. (2008). Creating Standards and Frameworks for Information Literacy. School Library Media Activities Monthly, 24(7):21-3.

Berry, J. W. (2002). Equity of access: our continuing challenge. American Libraries, 33(6):7.

Boehm, P. (2009). The New AASL Program Guidelines for School Library Programs. School Library Monthly, 26():50-2.

Coatney, S. (2008). Standards for the 21st-Century Learner. School Library Media Activities Monthly, 24(6):56-8.

Dickinson, G. K. (2008). A place to stand. Library Media Connection.

enGauge 21st century skills: helping students thrive in the digital age. NCREL.

Fontichiaro, K. (2009). More Than Friendship: Social Scholarship, Young Learners, and the Standards for the 21st Century Learner. Knowledge Quest 37(4):64-7.

Fontichiaro, K. and M. P. Johnston (2010). Project Library: Using the L4L Toolkit to Inspire and Refine Your Practice. Teacher Librarian, 38(2):20-3.

Formanack, G. (2008). The Importance of Language: The Partnership for 21st Century Skills and AASL Standards. School Library Media Activities Monthly, 25(1):28-30.

Formanack, G. and L. Pietsch (2011). Fixed Schedules Can Support 21st-Century Skills. School Library Monthly 27(6):8-10.

Gordon, Carol A. (n.d.). Teaching and Learning in 21st Century School Libraries: What Works?

Hoffman, E.S. and M.A.Mardis (2009). A Decade of Promises: Discourses on Twenty-first-Century Schools in Library Policy and Research. Library Trends, 58(1):109-120.

Institute of Museum and Library Services. Institute of Museum and Library Services. (2009). Museums, Libraries, and 21st Century Skills (ED507729.)

Johnson, M., et. al. (2010). The Library is Undead: Information Seeking During the Zombie Apocalypse. Journal of Library Innovation, 1(2):29-43.

Johnson, M. et al. (2011). Building a Participatory Culture: Collaborating with Student Organizations for Twenty-first Century Library Instruction. Collaborative Librarianship, 3(1):2-15.

Junion-Metz, G. (2004). 21st-Century Literacy Skills. School Library Journal 50(5):36.

Kranich, N. C. (2001). Why libraries are more popular than ever. American Libraries, 32(4):7.

Kuhlthau, C.C. (2010). Guided Inquiry: School Libraries in the 21st Century. School Libraries Worldwide, 16(1):1-12.

Kuhlthau, C.C. and L.K. Maniotes (2010). Building Guided Inquiry Teams for 21st-Century Learners. School Library Monthly, 26(5):18-21.

Laboon, J. (2010). 21st Century Skills @ Your School Library. Texas Library Journal, 86(2):49.

Lachance, J. R. (2006). Skills for the 21st Century Info Pro. Information Outlook, 10(8):5.

Lamb, A. and L. Johnson (2009). The digital dog ate my notes: tools and strategies for 21st century research projects. Teacher Librarian, 37(2):77-81.

Learning for the 21st century: a report and mile guide for 21st century skills. Partnership for 21st century skills.

Levitov, D. D. (2010). Reading as a 21st-Century Skill Can Not Be Taken Lightly. School Library Monthly, 27(3):4.

Loertscher, D., et. al. (2009). Keeping Up with Technology Requires Collaboration. Teacher Librarian, 37(2):6-7.

Mardis, M. A. (2008). Thirty Helens Agree: 2007 Research Supports AASL's “Standards for the 21st-Century Learner”. School Library Media Activities Monthly, 24(10):56-8.

Massachusetts School Library Media Program Standards for 21ST Century Learning. (2003). Massachusetts School Library Media Association.

Moreillon, J. and M. Cahill (2010). When Cultures Meet. School Library Monthly, 27(2):27-9.

Myers, B. (2009). Imaging> Invent> Program> Share: A Library-Hosted Computer Club Promotes 21st-Century Literacy Skills. Computers in Libraries, 29(3):6-9, 38-40.

O'Sullivan, M. K., et. al., (2010). A Collaborative approach to implementing 21st Century skills in a High school senior research class. Education Libraries, 33(1):3-9.

Pappas, M. L. (2009). Inquiry and 21st-Century Learning. School Library Media Activities Monthly, 25(9):49-51.

Preparing 21st Century Ohio Learners for Success: The Role of Information Literacy and Libraries.Ohio Media Spectrum, Fall2008, 60(1):38-44.

Rosenfeld, E. (2007). More on 21st-century skills. Teacher Librarian, 35(2):6.

Rosenfeld, E. (2007). Beginning the Conversation—about Education 2.0. Teacher Librarian, 34(4):6-7.

Rotherham, A.J. and D.T. Willingham (2010). "21st-century" skills: not new, but a worthy challenge. American Educator, 34(1):17-20.

School Libraries 21C (2010).

Silva, Elena (2008). Measuring skills for the 21st century.

Smith, A. R. (2008). Wisconsin Partnership for 21st Century Skills— Library Media Specialists Making an Impact. School Library Media Activities Monthly, 25(4):27-9.

Snow, E., et. al. (2009). Using cognitive interviews to validate an interpretive argument for the ETS iSkills™ assessment. Communications in Information Literacy, 3(2):99-127.

St. Lifer, E. (2005). Reaching 21st-Century Learners. School Library Journal, 51(5):11.

Standards: a 21st century implementation guide. (2009). The Partnership for 21st Century Skills.

Starr, K.J. (2011). President's Message: 21st Century Skills, 21st Century Infrastructure.Information Technology & Libraries, 30(2):54.

Stephens, W.S. (2011). The school librarian as leader: out of the middle, into the foreground. Knowledge Quest, 39(5):18-21.

Strong school libraries help students learn: A White Paper developed by Ohio’s Leadership for School Libraries (L4SL). (2006).

Sykes, J. (2010). Transforming Canadian School Libraries to Meet the Needs of 21st Century Learners: Alberta Education School Library Services Initiative - Research Review and Principal Survey Themes.

Torrise, M. L. (2010). Role of the Library Media Specialist in Greening the Curriculum: A Community-Based Approach to Teaching 21st Century Skills Outside of the School Library through the Practice of Urban Agriculture. Library Media Connection, 28(4):18-20.

Trilling, B. (2010). From Libraries to Learning “Libratories:” The New ABC's of 21st-Century School Libraries. School Library Monthly 27(1):43-6.

Troutner, J. (2008). ProD Web Sites You May Have Missed. Teacher Librarian, 35(5):35-7.

Twenty-first century skills. Developed by the Metiri Group in partnership with The North Central Regional Educational Laboratory.

Valenza, J. K. (2011). Fully Loaded. School Library Journal 57(1):36-8.

Weis, J. P. (2004). Contemporary Literacy Skills: Global Initiatives Converge. Knowledge Quest, 32(4):12-15.

West, J. (2009). Equipping Students with 21st-Century Skills. American Libraries, 40(1/2):15.