Rob Christopher Marketing Coordinator firstname.lastname@example.org CHICAGO- Eschewing mere theory in favor of real-world examples, “ Marketing with Social Media: A LITA Guide,” published by ALA TechSource, offers to-the-point advice for getting up to speed with the world of social media. Ideal for newbies
12/16/2013 - 16:15
Rob Christopher Marketing Coordinator email@example.com CHICAGO — In the years since John J. Huber’s trailblazing book “ Lean Library Management ” was published, budget pressures on libraries have only increased. Yet libraries that have adopted his strategies have turned conventional management
04/21/2015 - 13:36
Rob Christopher Marketing Coordinator firstname.lastname@example.org CHICAGO — Now in its fifth edition, Tim Padfield’s “ Copyright for Archivists and Records Managers,” published by Facet Publishing and available through the ALA Store, is an invaluable tool for keeping up to date with the complexities of UK
09/08/2015 - 12:24
Rob Christopher Marketing Coordinator email@example.com CHICAGO — More than just an easy-to-use blogging platform, WordPress is in fact a flexible, open source content management system, making it ideal for many libraries’ websites. “ The Comparative Guide to WordPress in Libraries: A LITA Guide
01/14/2014 - 11:12
Leave this field blank New ALA resource, free webinar spotlight changes to the 2020 Census in response to COVID-19 Jun 23, 2020 Today, the American Library Association (ALA) released a new publication, “Libraries and the 2020 Census: Adapting Outreach in ...
JCARMICHAEL - 06/30/2020 - 08:22 - Professional Tools
Leave this field blank ALA welcomes Penguin Random House’s expanded library access to e-books and audiobooks Publisher adjusts pricing model for digital content sales to libraries WASHINGTON, DC — The American Library Association (ALA) welcomes the decisi ...
JCARMICHAEL - 06/30/2020 - 08:11 - Professional Tools
Tuesday, 6/30/2020 12:30 PM-1:30 AM (Eastern) 11:30 AM-12:30 AM (Central) 10:30 AM-11:30 PM (Mountain) 9:30 AM-10:30 PM (Pacific) More than 20 million people lack home broadband access at a time when virtually every aspect of our lives has a digital compo ...
JCARMICHAEL - 06/23/2020 - 18:31 - Professional Tools
This week’s headline quotes Jennifer Sirangelo, president and CEO of the National 4-H Council, which was a partner on a recent Harris Poll survey that found that 7 out of 10 teenagers report struggling with their mental health in some way during the COVID ...
MFIGUEROA - 06/22/2020 - 22:10 - Professional Tools
Read for Later- “I’m hoping that we get our students that are already readers and students who are thinking it’s going to be really excellent to get books delivered by drone”
This week’s headline quotes Kelly Passek, a middle school librarian in Montgomery County Public Schools. Passek was one of Wing’s first customers when the drone delivery service began operations in Christiansburg, Virginia, and her appeals to the company ...
MFIGUEROA - 06/15/2020 - 21:41 - Professional Tools
Resilient Communities: Libraries Respond to Climate Change, an initiative of the American Library Association (ALA), will help libraries engage their communities in programs and conversations that address the climate crisis. The pilot program project will ...
LFLANNERY - 07/01/2020 - 18:41 - Professional Tools
If your question is not listed below, please email ALA's Public Programs Office. May I preview the application before completing it? May applications be submitted in hard copy? What types of libraries are eligible? What will my library receive, if se ...
HARATA - 07/01/2020 - 16:56 - Professional Tools
The following works will be provided to successful applicants. DVDs (which include public performance rights) should be added to the library's circulating collection. One (or more) of these documentaries/docudramas should be used in a free public scr ...
HARATA - 07/01/2020 - 16:06 - Professional Tools
Applicants are invited to adopt/adapt these models or create their own. In light of COVID-19 restrictions and building closures, as well as ongoing uncertainty about public gatherings, applicants are advised to plan virtual programs, asynchronous activiti ...
HARATA - 06/30/2020 - 14:18 - Professional Tools
Reporters: Please visit the Libraries Respond to COVID-19 Press Kit to review relevant library facts and figures and connect with ALA experts and the ALA media relations team ...
JCARMICHAEL - 07/01/2020 - 10:16 - Professional Tools