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  1. Community Collaborations: School and Public Library Partnerships

    Live Once Certificate of Attendance Thursday, 10/15/2015 2:00 PM (Eastern) 1:00 PM (Central) 12:00 PM (Mountain) 11:00 AM (Pacific) During the day and after school, teens need educational programs and support systems that encourage their interests and ski ...

    NMUNGUIA - 09/18/2015 - 07:47 - Young Adult Library Services Association (YALSA)

  2. The New ALCTS Strategic Plan: Areas of Focus to Strengthen the Association

    Live Once Free! The live discussion took place September 1 and 2, 2015. Read the discussion messages or a summary of the discussion. The ALCTS Board of Directors approved a three-year strategic plan at the 2015 ALA Annual Conference in San Francisco. The ...

    EWHITMORE - 10/09/2015 - 15:11 - Association for Library Collections & Technical Services (ALCTS)

  3. It's Mutual: School and Public Library Collaboration

    Both schools and public libraries have the same goal to help people become lifelong learners and effective and efficient users of information. There are many mutual benefits of collaborating with your area public schools. You already have the same audienc ...

    KSUTHERLAND - 02/08/2016 - 11:31 - Association for Library Service to Children (ALSC)

  4. 2CUL: Cornell/Columbia Next Gen Tech Services

    On-Demand Once Free! In 2009, the libraries of Columbia University and Cornell University initiated a collaboration designed to integrate, at a deep level, many of the core functions libraries perform. For the past two years, we have been working to build ...

    admin - 06/23/2015 - 14:19 - Association for Library Collections & Technical Services (ALCTS)

  5. Libraries Transforming Communities

    A project for ALA and all types of libraries By Keith Michael Fiels All around us, libraries are transforming as they adapt to broader changes in the communities they serve and the environment in which they now operate. In the process, librarians have dis ...

    LBORMAN - 05/29/2014 - 15:15 - American Libraries Magazine

  6. President’s Program Q&A

    Andrew Slack on how Harry Potter changed his life Activist Andrew Slack, cofounder and executive director of the Harry Potter Alliance (HPA), sees fantasy stories not as an escape from our world but as an invitation to delve deeper into our experiences. H ...

    MPERA - 01/03/2014 - 13:49 - American Libraries Magazine

  7. Grant Money through Collaborative Partnerships

    Grant Money through Collaborative Partnerships Nancy Kalikow Maxwell Because libraries are information and research centers, they can support a huge variety of grant funding initiatives outside their own purview. Cultural centers, businesses, and educatio ...

    HDAVIES - 12/12/2012 - 14:45 - Libraries Transform

  8. Collaboration 2.0

    Collaboration 2.0 Robin Hastings Library Technology Reports, May/June 2009 (45:4) This issue of Library Technology Reports gives library professionals, including managers, tools to encourage collaborative work both within and outside their organizations t ...

    HDAVIES - 12/12/2012 - 14:38 - Libraries Transform

  9. Collaboration (Best of KQ)

    Collaboration (Best of KQ) Patricia Montiel-Overall and Donald C. Adcock (Editors) As Patricia Montiel-Overall says in her introduction, "Collaboration is a phenomenon increasingly valued in Library and Information Science (LIS) and education." ...

    HDAVIES - 12/12/2012 - 14:31 - Libraries Transform

  10. Toronto Library Hosts a Comics Festival

    Toronto Library Hosts a Comics Festival A comics festival taking place in a library, while the library is still open no less, may well seem like a potential disaster in the making. But TCAF succeeds beautifully because of the partnership between The Begui ...

    HDAVIES - 11/02/2012 - 13:23 - Libraries Transform