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  1. 1923

    By 1923 the Committee on Library Training recommended that ALA appoint a board or committee to review library training agencies and to define standards for evaluating or accrediting them. The Temporary Library Training Board was appointed. The same year, ...

    HDAVIES - 02/26/2013 - 12:07 - About ALA

  2. 1905

    Starting in 1905, ALA began to issue recommendations for the education of librarians ensuring the highest standards within the profession.  That year ALA recommended that two to three years of college be a pre-requisite to library education.  ...

    HDAVIES - 02/26/2013 - 12:07 - About ALA

  3. General Scholarships

    ALA has general scholarships that are open to all applicants who have applied for admission to a formal program of library and information studies leading to a master's degree.  ALA also has scholarships people from underrepresented groups, for libra ...

    admin - 12/20/2012 - 10:55 - Education & Careers

  4. How to Choose a Library Science School

    There are several factors to consider when choosing a school that will best meet your needs: ALA accreditation- To receive accreditation from the American Library Association, a school must meet a wide variety of criteria. If desire a position that requir ...

    admin - 05/01/2013 - 12:16 - Education & Careers