Using Goodreads as a classroom checkout system

The Paperless Trail by EduAppsandMore

I was having a Twitter conversation with Eric Démoré (@EricDemore) about books for classroom libraries. Check out his blog as well, it has some quality stuff. (http://demore.ca) After going back and forth for several minutes, the conversation turned to our blogs, and eventually, to the use of http://www.goodreads.com. 

We discussed the strengths of Goodreads, such as being able to have a list of “to read” texts, a way to keep up with books you have read, and a place to find suggestions for one’s next great book. It is made even better by the fact that one can download the app to a mobile device, and add those books straight from the bookstore, using the UPC barcode scanner.

Eric then mentioned that he would like to find a way to make it work as a means of keeping up with student checkouts; a way to keep up with what…

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Cyndi Goodgame is a young adult author. Check out her books on Amazon and other book sellers.

Posted on June 22, 2015, in Uncategorized. Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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