National Book Festival 2017

Washington, DC – The 18th annual Library of Congress National Book Festival was held at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center on Saturday, Sept. 1. Key Links https://www.loc.gov/bookfest http://www.loc.gov/bookfest/multimedia/posters https://www.facebook.com/libraryofcongress https://twitter.com/librarycongress https://www.flickr.com/photos/library_of_congress https://www.youtube.com/user/LibraryOfCongress Playlist Author Stages Amazing authors, illustrators and poets will make presentations on stages dedicated to kids, fiction, history, poetry, contemporary life and …

Radio

February 13 is World Radio Day which seeks to raise awareness about the importance of radio, facilitate access to information through radio and enhance networking among broadcasters. Radio Free Europe Twitter Moment Radio Wiki Radio Planeta.com World Radio Day Public Broadcasting at 50 Radio Preservation Task Force: From Archive to Classroom

Library

Poster: The future … Library = A building or room containing collections of books, periodicals, and sometimes films and recorded music for people to read, borrow, or refer to. (Google) Planeta.com spotlights good practices around the world and we’ll be mentioning some of our favorite libraries cultural connections on May 21, #CulturalDiversityDay. Join us for …

The Value of Communication = El Valor de la Comunicación

Image: Lila, Lucia, Lucia, Lila (one of our favorite videos, so far reaching 73,120 people on Facebook) Communication = Exchange of information and thoughts Also see: communication nerds = enthusiasts and superfans of communication The Value of Communication Many people are aware that improving communication is a worthy objective, yet they are stymied by how to put practice …

Books

What do we say about books? Hashtag: #WorldBookDay Slideshare September 8 is International Literacy Day from ron mader Wiki Books   Planeta.com The Value of Communication = El Valor de la Comunicación Literacy New Titles Top Shelf

Environmental Journalism

Environmental Journalism = Investigation and publication of news focusing on nature Questions What are examples of quality environmental journalism? How has environmental journalism changed in the past 20 years? What is the future of environmental journalism? Embedded Tweets Environmental hazards and safeguards. Kudos for today's coverage @LasVegasSun of @EPA budget https://t.co/PDgXkAeF4E #health #nature #epa pic.twitter.com/KFEMkFrvfm …