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Animal-Assisted Literacy Programs Provide a Boost to Children’s Reading 

Schools and libraries are increasingly seeing the value of programs that allow students to read to pets in order to boost reading skills. To date, such animal-assisted literacy programs are currently operating in 43 states throughout the U.S., as well as in Canada, the UK, Italy and India.1 In fact, as research into the growing …

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Gottesman Cat? 

It is not an exaggeration to say that library cats are everywhere. The above clip honors the most famous of them all, Dewey Readmore Books, now deceased. I admit I'm biased. I fit right into the stereotype of a librarian-cat lady, having acquired 2 kittens after moving to Brooklyn 1 year ago. The first, Penelope, …

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