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Bringing the Stories of the Skies to Your Library: NASA@ My Library April 2020 Nugget

Updated on April 30, 2020 - 3:31 PM CDT
Posted on April 30, 2020 - 3:09 PM CDT

Tags: SMD E/PO Community | Underserved / Underrepresented | Webinar | Presentation | Nuggets

Presenters from the STAR Library Network (STAR Net) facilitated an interactive webinar, "Bringing the Stories of the Skies to Your Library," with Christine Shupla from the Lunar and Planetary Institute and Elizabeth Nicolai from the Anchorage Public Library in Alaska.

The webinar highlighted NASA and NASA-related resources for libraries to help provide virtual STEAM programming for the 2020 summer reading theme, “Imagine Your Story.” 

Constellation stories from indigenous cultures from around the world were highlighted. Strategies and tips for conducting virtual programs (including night sky viewings) were discussed. 

PDF is included for easy reading on mobile devices.