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  1. 2020 Coretta Scott King Book Donation Grants announced

    Monica Chapman Project Coordinator, CSK Book Awards & ODLOS Round Tables mlchapman@ala.org CHICAGO – Companions Journeying Together (Illinois), Impact Academy (Indiana) and Marshallville Public Library (Georgia) have been selected to receive books as ...

    MLCHAPMAN - 07/14/2020 - 16:31 - News and Press Center

  2. ‘United for Libraries Virtual: Trustees – Friends – Foundations’ to be held Aug. 4-6

    Jillian Wentworth Manager of Marketing & Membership united@ala.org EXTON, Pennsylvania — “United for Libraries Virtual: Trustees – Friends – Foundations” will be held Aug. 4-6, 2020. This interactive three-day virtual event will feature expert speaker ...

    JWENTWORTH - 07/14/2020 - 15:25 - News and Press Center

  3. Nominating committee extends deadline

    CHICAGO — The ALA 2021 Nominating Committee announces a deadline extension for completing the candidate biographical form for the positions of Councilor-at-Large and President-elect. The new deadline is July 31, 2020.  During this unprecedented time, the ...

    SREYES - 07/14/2020 - 15:21 - News and Press Center

  4. Constructing library buildings that work

    CHICAGO — When it’s time to start planning for a renovation or construction project, you don’t need a book that covers everything from A to Z. Instead you need a concentrated set of tools and techniques that will guide you and your team to find the best s ...

    RCHRISTOPHER - 07/14/2020 - 11:09 - News and Press Center

  5. New from ACRL- “Sharing Spaces and Students: Employing Students in Collaborative Partnerships”

    CHICAGO- The Association of College and Research Libraries (ACRL) announces the publication of “ Sharing Spaces and Students: Employing Students in Collaborative Partnerships ” by Holly A. Jackson. The book is full of plans, ideas, and case studies on how ...

    DFREE - 07/14/2020 - 15:27 - News and Press Center

  6. 25 projects for eco explorers

    CHICAGO — Though the daily news is filled with reports of climate change, severe weather, environmental distress, and endangered species, children’s librarians and educators might be uncertain how to incorporate these topics into their current curriculum. ...

    RCHRISTOPHER - 07/13/2020 - 11:34 - News and Press Center

  7. 2020 PR Xchange Award Winners Announced

    The PR Xchange Committee is delighted to announce the winners of this year's PR Xchange Awards Competition.  The PR Xchange Committee is charged with coordinating the annual awards competition, under the direction of the Marketing and Communications ...

    FREULAND - 07/14/2020 - 10:46 - News and Press Center

  8. Recruiting and retaining younger generations for library boards, Friends groups, and Foundations

    CHICAGO — According to 2016 Pew Research Center survey data, Millennials are more likely to have visited a public library in the past year than any other adult demographic. But despite being core library users, millennials and other younger generations ar ...

    RCHRISTOPHER - 07/09/2020 - 08:55 - News and Press Center

  9. ACRL "Project Outcome for Academic Libraries: An Introductory Workshop" webcast coming August 5

    CHICAGO- Join the Associaton of College and Research Libraries (ACRL) at 1:00 p.m. Central on Wednesday, August 5, 2020, for the e-Learning webcast " Project Outcome for Academic Libraries: An Introductory Workshop." If you are interested in mea ...

    DFREE - 07/08/2020 - 11:28 - News and Press Center

  10. ALA Awards Spectrum Scholarships for 2020

    Briana Jarnagin Program Coordinator, Community Engagement spectrum@ala.org CHICAGO — Today, the American Library Association's (ALA) Office for Diversity, Literacy and Outreach Services awarded 2020 Spectrum Scholarships to 61 exceptional students pu ...

    WPRELLWITZ - 07/07/2020 - 15:30 - News and Press Center