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  1. Literary Landmark: Rachel Maddux home

    Erin, Tenn. Dedicated: 1998 Rachel Maddux Baker was the author of A Walk in the Spring Rain (1966) and The Orchard Children (1970) which she wrote after moving to Tennessee with her husband, King Baker, in 1960. Resources: Rachel Maddux Baker (Find a Grav ...

    SHAYNASIMPSON - 05/26/2017 - 16:43 - United for Libraries

  2. Literary Landmark: Sunnybank- Albert Payson Terhune

    Wayne, N.J. Dedicated: 1998 Author and dog breeder Albert Payson Terhune lived in Sunnybank with his wife Anice. He wrote many books about his dogs, including Lad: A Dog (1919), and even left behind many burial sites for his Great Sunnybank Collies. Resou ...

    SHAYNASIMPSON - 05/26/2017 - 16:33 - United for Libraries

  3. Literary Landmark: Library of Congress, Jefferson Building

    Washington, D.C. Dedicated: June 26, 1998 Partners: Library of Congress The Library of Congress is not only the largest library in the world but also serves as the official research library for the United States Congress. Resources: A 'Literary Landm ...

    SHAYNASIMPSON - 05/26/2017 - 16:15 - United for Libraries

  4. Literary Landmark: 33 South Front, Cossitt Library- Richard Wright

    Memphis, Tenn. Dedicated: April 15, 1998 Partners: Tennessee Library Association In the 1920s Richard Wright (1908-1960) was denied access to the library because of race. A sympathetic white man helped Wright use the library, thus nourishing his dream of ...

    SHAYNASIMPSON - 05/26/2017 - 15:55 - United for Libraries

  5. Literary Landmark: 540 St. Peter, Pontalba Apartments- Sherwood Anderson's salon

    New Orleans, La. Dedicated: 1998 Partners: Friends of the New Orleans Public Library Residence in the 1920s of Sherwood Anderson, author of "Winesburg, Ohio" (1919). While Living here, Anderson hosted literary salons that powered the careers of ...

    SHAYNASIMPSON - 05/26/2017 - 15:49 - United for Libraries

  6. Literary Landmark: Ernest Hemingway Birthplace

    Oak Park, Ill. Dedicated: July 21, 1999 Ernest Hemingway was born in a second floor bedroom on July 21, 1899 and lived his first 6 years in the house. The centennial of writer Ernest Hemingway's birth was celebrated with a four-day conference and red ...

    SHAYNASIMPSON - 05/26/2017 - 13:45 - United for Libraries

  7. ERT Bylaws

    Article I: NAME The name of this organization shall be the Exhibits Round Table (ERT) of the American Library Association (AM). Article II: OBJECT The Exhibits Round Table will strive to foster and maintain good relationships between exhibitors and the li ...

    SBIRES - 05/25/2017 - 17:22 - Exhibits Round Table (ERT)

  8. Membership Management Software

    Membership Management Software The following discussion occurred on the alacro-l e-list in January 2017. See also Archive. California Library Association Here is California’s. I’d be happy to answer any questions you or anyone on the listserv has. Beth Wr ...

    DWOOD - 05/25/2017 - 12:15 - Member Groups & Communities

  9. Resources & Tools

    Guidelines YALSA is your source for national guidelines, competencies, position papers, and benchmarks to aid librarians, library workers and libraries in better understanding the components of an excellent teen services program. Professional Tools Find a ...

    ALAM - 05/25/2017 - 11:39 - Young Adult Library Services Association (YALSA)

  10. Related Sites

    The Journal of Research on Libraries and Young Adults The Journal of Research on Libraries and Young Adults is an open-access, peer-reviewed online research journal published by the Young Adult Library Services Association. Its purpose is to enhance the d ...

    ALAM - 05/25/2017 - 10:29 - Young Adult Library Services Association (YALSA)

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