Leave this field blank A World of Resources for All Types of Libraries ALA, its offices, divisions, and round tables offer members an abundance of toolkits, tools, and professional resources to support all types of needs for all types of libraries. This ...
LGRUENBERG - 01/02/2015 - 11:37 - Membership
In recognition of National Blood Donor Month, Librarians Build Communities (LBC), a Membership Initiative Group of the American Library Association (ALA), has organized a community blood drive during the 2015 ALA Midwinter Meeting in Chicago. Conference a ...
DWOOD - 01/23/2015 - 13:33 - Membership
Forty ALA student chapter members were nominated by their schools and were accepted to assist ALA staff during the 2015 ALA Annual Conference in San Francisco. In exchange for working 16 hours during the conference (4 hours a day), these students particip ...
DWOOD - 12/08/2014 - 10:46 - Membership
Destination: London: The University of Southern Mississippi’s British Studies Program Prepares for Summer 2015
How would you like to spend a month in beautiful London, England, while earning graduate course credits? How would you like to earn those credits by touring some of the UK’s most important and historic libraries, archives, and special collections? If yes, ...
DWOOD - 12/01/2014 - 12:11 - Membership
Each Annual Conference ALA provides a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity for 40 students engaged in ALA Student Chapters both to attend an ALA Annual Conference and to work behind-the-scenes with ALA staff. The Student-to-Staff Program (S2S) was created so t ...
DWOOD - 10/30/2014 - 13:05 - Membership
Contribute to ALA's 2014 Virtual Membership Meeting (VMM14) Before you begin... Thanks for being willing to share images or video links that show your library's community involvement, outreach or what it is that makes your library a 21st century ...
LGRUENBERG - 04/01/2014 - 15:19 - Membership
August 20, 2014 Your state library association, also known as an ALA Chapter, needs your help to support libraries in your state. If you're not already a member, now, right now, is a good time to join! Indeed, it’s not only a good time to join, with ...
DWOOD - 08/20/2014 - 16:06 - Membership
August 20, 2014 Dear students, now is the time to join ALA before dues increase on September 1. Join now for $34 and save $1 increase to $35 on Sept. 1. Save $3 if your state library association is one of 28 partnering with ALA to offer joint student memb ...
DWOOD - 08/20/2014 - 15:59 - Membership
Last spring the University of Southern Mississippi, Hattiesburg, MS, created Digi Day for students to be provided with a hands-on digitization experience and an opportunity for service hours for its students. Let me share with you how we created this succ ...
DWOOD - 08/06/2014 - 11:38 - Membership
2014 Emerging Leaders Team F Hosts "Librarians Build Communities: The Past, The Present and The Promising Future" at Networking Uncommons in Las Vegas
The mission of Librarians Build Communities is “to connect librarians with libraries and community organizations in need of skilled volunteers in order to form meaningful volunteer opportunities and to improve awareness of the expertise librarians possess ...
DWOOD - 06/26/2014 - 19:32 - 2 comments - Membership