Ian Haydn Smith on Compiling a Compendium of Must-See Movies

The film journalist and critic describes the challenges, and rewards, of taking on Barron’s popular 1001 Movies You Must See Before You Die.

Sarah Janssen Offers Insights into The World Almanac

Editor Sarah Janssen discusses editing The World Almanac in an age where being attuned to “fake news” is especially vital.

Reference as Resistance | Reference 2018

Libraries have always engaged in activism, but today the fight is more relevant than ever, with publishers offering relevant titles and librarians stepping up to vet fake news.

Not So Trivial Pursuit | Reference 2018

Trivia programs are fun ways to entice patrons to the library—and a great opportunity to provide a public face for reference librarianship.

Media Literacy E-Resources | Reference 2018

These free resources make combating fake news and identifying misinformation easier than ever.