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Article available on Open Access with permission from Access vol. 26, no. 3, pp. 18-21.
Pre-service teachers often lack opportunity or encouragement to build professional partnerships with teacher librarians during their teacher training. While pre-service teachers may visit the school library during their placement, this may not provide an adequate opportunity for teacher librarians to effectively highlight the services and resources that are available. Teacher librarians and principals have collaborated with Southern Cross University Library to produce a series of video clips – showcasing the value of school libraries, and what teacher librarians can offer their colleagues.