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Stephanie L. Gross
Attended Pratt Institute
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Libraries Are the Future of Manufacturing in the United States
Public
libraries are becoming a one-stop shop for manufacturing in the
digital age. Because libraries are investing in machines like 3-D
printers, someday soon everyone with access to a public library could
become an inventor or create something. Jus...
Public libraries are becoming a one-stop shop for manufacturing in the digital age. Because libraries are investing in machines like 3-D printers, someday soon everyone with access to a public library could become an inventor...
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STOP CYBER SURVEILLANCE! #StopCISA
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How libraries can compete with Google and Amazon
Every kid needs a tablet nowadays.  (AP Photo/Eric Gay) Visit the Central branch of New York City’s Queens Library at 12:55 pm on a Tuesday, and you’ll see about 100 people outside, waiting for the doors to open. At 1 pm they file in: Some settle in the com...
Every kid needs a tablet nowadays. (AP Photo/Eric Gay) Visit the Central branch of New York City’s Queens Library at 12:55 pm on a Tuesday, and you’ll see about 100 people outside, waiting for the doors to open. At 1 pm ...
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All Those Techies Who Predicted the Demise of the Public Library Were Wrong
Americans still love libraries more than any other public institution. By Wayne Wiegand / Oxford University Press July 16, 2015   The following was written by author Wayne Wiegand as a compliment to his new book,  Part of Our Lives: A People's History of t...
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Go Set A Watchman - An Opinion Piece
Go Set A Watchman - An Opinion Piece To Fans of "To Kill A Mockingbird" We at Brilliant Books want to be sure that our customers are aware that “ Go Set A Watchman ” is not a sequel or prequel to ‘ To Kill A Mockingbird '.
Neither is it a new book.  It is ...
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rary Bucket List: On loving all libraries by Jen Li
Articles Library Bucket List: On loving all libraries July 14, 2015 Library Bucket List: On loving all libraries by Jen Li , INALJ Contributor I
have a ‘library bucket list’. Although my PhD research focuses on three
case study libraries in Sydney, my rea...
Articles Library Bucket List: On loving all libraries July 14, 2015 Library Bucket List: On loving all libraries by Jen Li, INALJ Contributor I have a ‘library bucket list’. Although my PhD research focuses on three cas...
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Boy Who Couldn’t Afford Books Asks Mailman For Junk Mail To Read; Mailman Responds Spectacularly
Because he couldn't buy books or a bus pass to the library, he'd been reading ads. Ryan Grenoble News Editor, The Huffington Post Posted: 07/28/2015  |  Edited: 3 minutes ago Twelve-year-old Mathew Flores is a bit different from the rest of us. He loves jun...
Because he couldn't buy books or a bus pass to the library, he'd been reading ads. Ryan GrenobleNews Editor, The Huffington Post Posted: 07/28/2015 | Edited: 3 minutes ago Twelve-year-old Mathew Fl...
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Photo: Yuri Mashkov / TASS“We have reached a point of no return” Russia’s most renowned librarian talks to ‘Meduza’ about state inspections, foreign agents, and cultural exchange
Американский культурный центр, занятия летней школы сценаристов. Июнь 2015-го
Фото: Photo: American Center's vk.com page Renowned librarian and cultural critic Ekaterina
Genieva passed away on July 9 in Israel after a battle with cancer.
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Американский культурный центр, занятия летней школы сценаристов. Июнь 2015-го Фото: Photo: American Center's vk.com page Renowned librarian and cultural critic Ekaterina Genieva passed away on July 9 in Israel after a batt...
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Victory for school libraries as Senate passes education bill Posted by: Jessica McGilvray July 17, 2015 in Legislation, School Libraries
The Senate made great strides this week to ensure needed reform to
the Elementary and Secondary Education Act (ESEA).  After much debate
and across the aisle discussion, yesterday the Senate overwhelmingly
passed S. 1177, the Every Child Achieves Act , b...
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Adults Are More Likely To Believe There Are Books That Should Be Banned Than Movies, Television Shows, or Video Games
Percentage who feel some books should be
banned has increased 10 points since 2011; Three in ten Americans are
more likely to read a book if it’s banned 08:00 AM EDT Jul 8, 2015  NEW YORK, N.Y. –  In just four years, the percentage of Americans who believ...
Percentage who feel some books should be banned has increased 10 points since 2011; Three in ten Americans are more likely to read a book if it’s banned 08:00 AM EDT Jul 8, 2015  NEW YORK, N.Y. – In just four years, the per...
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How to talk to your kids about prejudice with the help of 12 of our favorite books
It’s been a big few weeks for America, hasn’t it? From the heartbreak of the Charleston shootings to the landmark #LoveWins Supreme Court decision to the Girl Scouts donor dust-up , people everywhere are talking about prejudice. While I’ve seen such a beaut...
It’s been a big few weeks for America, hasn’t it? From the heartbreak of the Charleston shootings to the landmark #LoveWins Supreme Court decision to the Girl Scouts donor dust-up, people everywhere are talking about prejudic...
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*http://yulib.mc.yu.edu:8001/reserves/course?id=3711&theme=YULIS*
1.5
million digitized images contain an estimated four million names of
formerly enslaved people. The names were originally collected by the Freedmen's Bureau ,
a program established by Congress to help newly freed Black people
transition into citizensh...
1.5 million digitized images contain an estimated four million names of formerly enslaved people. The names were originally collected by the Freedmen's Bureau, a program established by Congress to help newly freed Black peopl...
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Librarian
Skills
Library and Information Science ; English ; Hebrew ; Teaching English as a Second Language
Places
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Currently
Brooklyn, NY USA
Previously
Burlington, VT USA - Beer-Sheva, ISRAEL - Bloomfield, CT USA
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MSLIS, MATESOL
Introduction
Information seeker, retriever, enabler ; Mentor ; Career coach; Educator ; Lover of humanities and fine arts ; Classical music buff ; Patron of fine living ; Human and civil rights advocate ; Francophile, Life-long learner ; Traveler ; Enlightened Jew. Languages: English, Hebrew, French, Spanish.
Bragging rights
Marquis Who's Who 2015 ; President of NY Library Club, Inc. 2014 ; Organizer, NY Librarians Meetup 2008-2015 ; Chair, AJL Mentoring 2008-2014 ; Life-member, Beta Phi Mu/Theta Chapter
Education
  • Pratt Institute
    MSLIS, 1993 - 1995
    Library and Information Science
  • St. Michael's College
    MATESOL, 11982 - 1983
    Teaching English as a Second Language
  • Ben-Gurion University of the Negev
    English, Teaching Certificate, 1971 - 1976
    English language and literature ; Teaching certification
  • Universit of Vermont
    French Endorsement, 1983 - 1986
    Graduate courses towards MA in French language and literature
  • Middlebury College
    French, 1984 - 1984
    French School summer program
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Female