Jazzy Wright Press Officer firstname.lastname@example.org WASHINGTON, D.C.—Barbara Stripling, president of the American Library Association (ALA), released the following statement regarding the U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit ruling on Verizon v. FCC: “The American Library Association is extremely
01/16/2014 - 13:17
Senate passage of Every Student Succeeds Act boosts U.S. school children’s chances of 21st century success
Nancy Gravatt Press Officer email@example.com CHICAGO – The American Library Association (ALA) and the American Association of School Librarians applaud the passage of S. 1177, the Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA). The bill is the first piece of federal legislation in more than 50 years opens
12/09/2015 - 11:03
Jazzy Wright Press Officer firstname.lastname@example.org Today, higher education and library organizations representing thousands of colleges, universities, and libraries nationwide released a joint set of Net Neutrality Principles they recommend form the basis of an upcoming Federal Communications
07/15/2014 - 08:43
Let's face it. Stock photos just don't cut it any more. People are moved by authentic images, not perfectly posed stock photos. We need your help. The American Library Association can't tell the story of libraries without your story. We ...
JCARMICHAEL - 07/22/2019 - 16:27 - Advocacy, Legislation & Issues
All available activity books have been claimed. To stay informed about future giveaways and public awareness resources from ALA, subscribe to the Libraries Transform email list. In the upcoming film “The Kid Who Would Be King,” a regular boy stumbles upon ...
JCARMICHAEL - 07/16/2019 - 13:36 - Advocacy, Legislation & Issues
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EWAGNER - 10/16/2018 - 15:01 - Advocacy, Legislation & Issues
The Office for Diversity, Literacy and Outreach Serivces is heading to the 3rd National Joint Conference of Librarians of Color "Gathering all Peoples: Embracing Culture & Community” on September 26-30, 2018 at the Albuquerque Convention Center i ...
WPRELLWITZ - 08/14/2018 - 08:48 - Advocacy, Legislation & Issues
The ALA Office for Diversity, Literacy, and Outreach Services and the ALISE Multicultural, Ethnic, and Humanistic Concerns Special Interest Group invite you to contribute information about your doctoral program through the Leaders Wanted website. If you ...
WPRELLWITZ - 05/08/2019 - 13:31 - Advocacy, Legislation & Issues
Fill out the form below to add a resource to the Advocacy Library. Questions? Email email@example.com. About the resource Title of resource * URL * URL where the resource can be accessed. Descriptive paragraph * Please include the author, date of publication, a ...
JCARMICHAEL - 09/16/2018 - 22:17 - Advocacy, Legislation & Issues
The “I am ALA” feature on the ALA homepage will spotlight ALA members and the work they do. These segments may be picked up by other ALA-related media, such as AL Direct and www.ilovelibraries.org. If you’re willing to participate—and we hope you are—we’ ...
admin - 06/05/2018 - 13:49 - Advocacy, Legislation & Issues
The Spectrum Advisory Committee maintains a central Calendar of Events where Spectrum Scholars can find opportunities to network and engage face-to-face throughout the year, as well as keep track of deadlines for all Spectrum professional development oppo ...
WPRELLWITZ - 10/30/2018 - 16:05 - Advocacy, Legislation & Issues
Your words have power. Stand up to censorship and declare your literary freedoms by reading from a banned book or discussing censorship issues on camera. Since the inception of Banned Books Week in 1982, libraries and bookstores throughout the country hav ...
EDIAZ - 08/24/2017 - 13:50 - Advocacy, Legislation & Issues
Join the celebration of “Words Have Power” at your library. The American Library Association (ALA) is celebrating Banned Books Week (September 24-30) with a national Rebel Reader Twitter Tournament. The Rebel Reader Twitter Tournament challenges readers t ...
KPEKOLL - 09/29/2017 - 16:06 - Advocacy, Legislation & Issues