Digitally Lit in the News
Decouvir la passion des livre sur TikTok
Connaissez-vous le #BookTok ? Une tendance américaine née grâce à l'application TikTok qui gagne en popularité auprès des jeunes. Certaines entreprises ont même remarqué que les ventes des titres sélectionnés par cette communauté virtuelle augmentent en flèche.
Traditional publishers turn to youth ambassadors for online marketing
Once upon a time, book publishers used only one storyline to market their products. Then they embraced the idea of youth ambassadors, and the rest is…To find a good book, all Newfoundland and Labrador’s Molly Powers had to do was look in her own, figurative, backyard. But it’s something she didn’t think of doing until recently.
Digitally Lit: Moncton teen uses social media to encourage others to read local
For 16-year-old Moriya Boyle, there's no better way to spend an afternoon than getting lost in a good book. An avid reader throughout her childhood, Boyle says life quickly became too busy for her to read as often as she would have preferred. That is until the COVID-19 pandemic hit and the world slowed down.
MLIS alum featured in Saltwire (ASL Story Time brings children’s literature to life with sign language)
Storytelling has to be the oldest art form we have, dating back to the birth of language when oral histories took shape and tales of ancestral deeds and mythic explanations for the world as humans knew it were passed on from one generation to the next.
ASL Story Time brings children’s literature to life with sign language
In the digital age, two Nova Scotian practitioners of American Sign Language present the online video series ASL Story Time, bringing East Coast authors’ work to life for a young audience that might not get to enjoy them through traditional means.