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Pandemic Leads to a Significant Increase in Streaming Video Usage That is Expected to Continue, Study Shows

As more people stayed at home during 2020 due to the pandemic, they were streaming a lot more videos for reasons beyond just entertainment. This trend is expected to continue over the next three years, prompting many public libraries to transition their budgets from DVDs to streaming and prepare for changes and challenges. This finding, along […]

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Kanopy Enhances Kanopy Kids with Short Films from Sesame Workshop and Highlights

According to a soon-to-be released Kanopy survey of more than 730 librarians — primarily in the U.S. –50% of public libraries believe it is their responsibility to provide their local K-12 schools with streaming films that support their curriculum. Despite that, just over 14% say they are currently collaborating with local schools to help meet […]

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Kanopy Study Shows Collection Diversity in Streaming Video is Very Important to Libraries

A primary mission shared by both academic and public libraries is to meet the streaming video needs of students and patrons for diverse and inclusive content such as African American Studies, LGBTQ+ Studies, Women’s Studies, Disabilities Studies and more. Preliminary results of a Kanopy survey of more than 960 librarians, publicly available January 2021, show […]

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A Spotlight on STEM Careers

November 8, 2020, is National STEM Day. This annual celebration of STEM, which is the acronym for science, technology, engineering and math, draws attention to STEM and the importance of STEM education. WonderWorks Myrtle Beach will use this day to launch a new exhibit on STEM careers, highlighting specific STEM jobs and will include career […]

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WonderWorks Panama City Beach to Offer Fall Educational Programs

As the new school year begins, many families in the Panama City Beach area will have to navigate their way through a new way of learning. With families turning to homeschooling or distance-learning programs, many families will be looking for ways to enhance their child’s education. Luckily, WonderWorks has new programs coming this fall that […]

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WonderWorks Pigeon Forge to Offer Educational Opportunities for Fall 2020

WonderWorks Pigeon Forge is offering a range of new educational opportunities for the fall of 2020. With both in-person and virtual options, WonderWorks is expanding upon current programs and adding new ones to be a part of the new education “normal” 2020 is bringing. These programs come at a time when many parents and teachers […]

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WonderWorks Panama City Beach to Display Invention Convention Winners

WonderWorks Panama City Beach is excited to be partnering with The Invention Convention for the first time ever. The Invention Convention / STEM Expo 2020 will be held in Panama City Beach on March 5-6, 2020, and the winners of the expo will have the opportunity to display their pieces at WonderWorks on March 28-29, […]

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J. Luce Foundation India to Explore Relationship with Magadh University

Bihar, India. Ranked in the Top 20 of Indian varsity universities, Magadh University is an institution of higher education in Bodh Gaya, Bihar, India. Providing facilities for higher learning and research in the faculties of science, social sciences, humanities and commerce, it features 44 constituent colleges, 24 post-graduate departments and 85 affiliated colleges. “I am delighted to have the opportunity […]

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