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Friday Linkubator Roundup | June 19 - 25

Friday Linkubator Roundup | June 19 – 25

ALA Annual in San Francisco is upon us! Check “other news” below to see where we’ll be, but for those of us who are left behind, these links will have to ease the longing. New features: The Walker Art Center in Minneapolis, MN invited the public into the museum library to explore the collection and...
Meet the LAIP at ALA in San Francisco!

Meet the LAIP at ALA in San Francisco!

Hey hey, Incubators!  I’m going to be representing the LAIP at ALA this year in San Francisco. If you’ll be attending the conference, I’d love to meet you and chat about the arts-incubating stuff happening at your library. Honestly, I will probably look a little more crazed if you find me on the floor, fangirling over...
Friday Linkubator Roundup | June 12 - 18

Friday Linkubator Roundup | June 12 – 18

Bringing you the most interesting news from home and abroad on the internet! We recommend enjoying this week’s Linkubator with a cool drink on hand, possibly between your weekend reading sessions. Or, you know, as a break from your work. Have a good one! New features: Check out the good work being done by the...
Friday Linkubator Roundup | June 5 - 11

Friday Linkubator Roundup | June 5 – 11

We’re in full summer mode now! Sadly, that doesn’t mean we’re on the beach sipping cool drinks and relaxing. We’re still working, but it means we get to bring you all these great links from this week. Enjoy! New features: Learn about the library-museum connection happening at the Corning Museum of Glass. It’s all about seeing...
Friday Linkubator Roundup | May 29 - June 4

Friday Linkubator Roundup | May 29 – June 4

It’s been a bit of a light week here at the LAIP, but I’m sure many of you understand – it is the beginning of summer reading, after all! To all those not under the weight of registration and planning… well, have a beer on us, k? New features: Have fun in story time with...
Friday Linkubator Roundup | May 22 - 28

Friday Linkubator Roundup | May 22 – 28

This roundup is coming to you a little late this week, but no worse for wear. Enjoy all the goodies we found! New features: Shake up your story time with a fabulous art activity all about shapes – it’s the next installment of Pages to Projects! Have people wanting to film in the library? Shannon...
Friday Linkubator Roundup | May 15 - 21

Friday Linkubator Roundup | May 15 – 21

I hope you’re in the mood for some thought-provoking reading for your long weekend, because the interwebs were just full of them this week. That, and a whole lot more in today’s roundup! Enjoy! New features: We love getting the scoop on library spaces for teens, especially those that encourage art-making, and Teen Central at...
Friday Linkubator Roundup | May 8 - 14

Friday Linkubator Roundup | May 8 – 14

It’s been a happening week for the Incubator! Some really dynamite features, a trip to an IMLS conference, and an article in School Library Journal – all very exciting! Plus tons of awesome links from the web. Enjoy! New features: Check out this in-depth interview & coverage of the special collections at the Metropolitan Museum of...
Friday Linkubator Roundup | May 1 - 7

Friday Linkubator Roundup | May 1 – 7

Wouldn’t you know it, it’s May already! We’re sending out lots of positive thoughts to the academic librarians finishing up spring semester, the youth librarians prepping for summer reading, and all of our followers in whatever stage you’re in! Check out the best things we found online this week! New features: NYPL’s Mid-Manhattan Library curates...
Friday Linkubator Roundup | April 24 - 30

Friday Linkubator Roundup | April 24 – 30

I think we can all agree that May snuck up on us (and now spell check is telling me “snuck” isn’t a word, and I don’t know what to believe). Before we leave April completely behind, let’s check out our favorite things from this week! New features: Learn how San Diego Public Library’s IDEA Lab...
Friday Linkubator Roundup | April 17 - 23

Friday Linkubator Roundup | April 17 – 23

Another week, another amazing roundup of links. Enjoy, and have a great weekend! New features: The new installment of our series on The Labs @CLP pushes a digital makerspace to be real with social issues and the lives of its teens. We loved our visit to the Corning Museum of Glass, and we’re happy to...
Friday Linkubator Roundup | April 10 - 16

Friday Linkubator Roundup | April 10 – 16

Happy National Libraries Week! Where to even start?? There was SO MUCH library, art, and human goodness on the web – so let’s jump right in! New features: Book sculpture is one of our favorite things, so we just had to talk to artist Isobelle Ouzman about her work! We think you’ll love it too. We’ve...