Formats available for SLMC
Suppliers Follett- Library Resources www.flr.follett.com Recorded Books www.recordedbooks.co m Audio Editions www.audioeditions.com Landmark
Playaways (super cool) CDs (the norm)
Selection Criteria • • • • • •
Sound quality Content appropriate Support materials Durability Lasting appeal Cost effectiveness
Useful Tips & Recommendations • • • • • •
Have students & parents sign a property agreement Have users provide own headphones and batteries Have copies of the book available in print to encourage students to follow along Have school store carry the batteries & headphones Make students aware of available audiobooks and policies for checkout Actively promote benefits of audiobooks to students & teachers
References Recorded Books . (2009). 2009 School Catalog [Brochure]. Prince Frederick, MD: Fox, N.