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
If you have attended a Libraries Transforming Communities training/webinar or used its resources, add your library to the above map using the form below. Add your library If you have attended a Libraries Transforming Communities training/webinar or used i ...
SOSTMAN - 04/30/2018 - 10:38 - Professional Tools
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 - 16:26 - Professional Tools
Read for Later- "We're seeing many switching their focus to more personal, private spaces like messaging apps for sharing and discussing news."
This week’s headline quotes Nic Newman, lead author for the Reuters Institute for the Study of Journalism's new Digital News Report, which explores how people access news around the world – and Newman points out that while this shift gives people mo ...
MFIGUEROA - 06/18/2018 - 17:25 - Professional Tools
This week’s headline quotes Erin Russo, principal of Discovery Elementary in Arlington, Virginia, about the educational benefits that complement the environmentally responsible "net zero" school building (The Hechinger Report "Schools lead ...
MFIGUEROA - 06/11/2018 - 19:51 - Professional Tools
EWAGNER - 06/21/2018 - 12:58 - Professional Tools
This week’s headline quotes Justin Garrett Moore, urban planner and executive director of New York City’s Public Design Commission, talking to Curbed about the importance of true third places in an era when restaurants and retailers are marketing the conc ...
MFIGUEROA - 06/04/2018 - 21:23 - Professional Tools
In May Amazon announced a new a new product called Prime Book Box, a subscription box service for children’s hardback books. Subscribers pay $23 per month to receive the box with four board books or two picture books or novels every one, two, or three mon ...
MFIGUEROA - 06/04/2018 - 18:22 - Professional Tools
Welcome to our Libraries Ready to Code Collection Beta Release! Everything on this site is a test run and we want your feedback. That way, when we launch the full site (in fall 2018) it will meet the needs of library staff working for and with youth and f ...
EWAGNER - 06/21/2018 - 10:31 - Professional Tools
The Ready to Code Collection is a collaborative effort between the Libraries Ready to Code initiative and 30 cohort members who believe that all youth, from pre-K through 12, should have access to high-quality informal and formal opportunities to engage i ...
EWAGNER - 06/22/2018 - 00:10 - Professional Tools
Co-sponsored by the American Library Association (ALA) and the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH), American Creed Community Conversations center around a PBS documentary by WTTW and Citizen Film with major underwriting from the Corporation for Pu ...
SOSTMAN - 06/18/2018 - 13:36 - Professional Tools