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Friday Linkubator Roundup | 17 - 23

Friday Linkubator Roundup | 17 – 23

So how’s everybody doing out there? It’s hotter’n’heck where I’m sitting, but at least there are books and the ever-interesting interwebs. And things were certainly hopping out there! Enjoy this week’s best links and frivolities. New features: Madison Public Library, one of our strongest library connections, was the center of a public art controversy, and we...
Friday Linkubator Roundup | July 10 - 16

Friday Linkubator Roundup | July 10 – 16

Friends, we’re past ALA Annual and San Diego Comic Con (not that we were there, but the internet, it was a-buzzing). I hope you’ll forgive us for running on low power as we focus on our day jobs, but don’t worry, we’re still bringing you as much awesome as ever! Enjoy these links we found,...
Friday Linkubator Roundup | July 3 - 9

Friday Linkubator Roundup | July 3 – 9

It was a week to bask in the creativity of human beings and the glory of the internet. Enjoy this fun-stuff heavy edition of our weekly roundup! New features: Think you can’t explore movement in story time with a nonfiction book? Think again! This month’s Book to Boogie takes on the 5 senses. Here’s something...
Friday Linkubator Roundup | June 26 - July 2

Friday Linkubator Roundup | June 26 – July 2

Better late than never, the Linkubator is finally here for the American Independence Day weekend! For all those grilling out, watching fireworks, and enjoying family & friends, we wish you a happy 4th. For all our international followers, we wish you a happy weekend! New features: Artist Susan Bee found inspiration in the Picture Collection...
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...