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STEM Resources Available (Oh, videos!)

Video Resources:

The Cornerstones of Science YouTube page now has a number of STEM related how-to and other videos for librarians. The newest additions are three how-to videos on using astronomical tools for viewing the night sky as part of our work with the NASA@ My Library project.

How-to-training videos on science tools

 

STEM Stories videos

Watch short videos from seven public libraries on their successes and challenges on becoming a strong STEM library as part of a recent Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS) grant with the Maine State Library and Cornerstones of Science.

https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCr63YWBcF747V20L2rMYFOA

 

Resource Links on STEM Workshops

Attend a NASA STEM Workshop with the Space Science Institute & Lunar Planetary Institute or host your own STEM training workshop

http://www.starnetlibraries.org/resources/stem-workshops/

 

Webinars:

Webinar training opportunities for librarians will prepare librarians and librarian patrons for earth and space science events:

  • Science tools for the Universe of Stories Summer Reading. See how to use a library telescope (or get a refresher), binoculars, and a constellation finder in this 30 min. webinar. Presented by Cornerstones of Science on May 14th at 2 p.m. (EST) Register here

 

  • What’s Up! in June, July, and August

Short 15 min. webinars to understand what astronomical activity is happening in June, July, and August. Presented by Cornerstones of Science and Southern Maine Astronomers.

June 11th at 2 p.m. (EST) Register here

July 9th at 2 p.m. (EST) Register here

August 13th at 2 p.m. (EST) Register here

 

  • International Observe the Moon Night (InOMN) Prep A 30 min. webinar to learn about all the resources available for InOMN, which takes place on Oct 5th this year. Presented by Cornerstones of Science on September 10th at 2 p.m. (EST) Register here