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  1. "What Is Community Engagement" Webform

    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. If you have attended a Libraries Transforming Communities training/webinar or used its resources, add ...

    SOSTMAN - 04/17/2018 - 15:01 - Professional Tools

  2. I am ALA

    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 - 03/29/2018 - 12:12 - Professional Tools

  3. Read for Later- “Now, it’s all about calming people down”

    This week’s headline quotes Lisa Jacobson, founder and chief executive of Inspirica, a New York City tutoring company that specializes in one-on-one test preparation and has steadily expanded its "homework therapist" services to support students ...

    MFIGUEROA - 04/16/2018 - 21:19 - Professional Tools

  4. Read for Later- “More middle-class parents are saying, I’m not succumbing to the idea that the only acceptable education is an expensive one.”

    This week's headline quotes Sara Goldrick-Rab, a professor of higher education policy and sociology at Temple University in Philadelphia, on the growing popularity of community colleges among students from middle- and upper-middle-class families (The ...

    MFIGUEROA - 04/09/2018 - 21:32 - Professional Tools

  5. Test listing page w/ thumbnails

    Leave this field blank Beep beep I am an old mac pro Feb 2, 2018 summary goes here Comments: 0 Meow meow I am a cat Feb 2, 2018 Summary goes here Comments: 0 ...

    SBIRES - 02/02/2018 - 14:02 - Professional Tools

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    Leave this field blank "The Library Juice Press Handbook of Intellectual Freedom" named 2016 Eli M. Oboler Award winner The Intellectual Freedom Round Table has announced the winner of the 2016 Eli M. Oboler Memorial Award, which recognizes the ...

    admin - 02/01/2018 - 16:40 - Professional Tools

  7. Read for Later- “Fair access to high-quality internet is…essential to our ability to access and share information, which in turn enables us to shape our political, civic, and social systems”

    This week’s headline quotes a new report from the American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU), “ The public internet option: How local governments can provide network neutrality, privacy, and access for all,” which argues for the creation of municipally-owned I ...

    MFIGUEROA - 04/02/2018 - 21:49 - Professional Tools

  8. Member News with ALA tag

    Leave this field blank Member News test 3 (via Tools site) Jan 29, 2018 Body of member news test 3 Comments: 0 Member News test 2 (via News site) Jan 29, 2018 Body of member news test 1 Comments: 0 Member News test 1 (via News site) Jan 29, 2018 Body of m ...

    SBIRES - 02/01/2018 - 16:40 - Professional Tools

  9. Read for Later- “Making personal connections and offering recommendations through a knowledgeable and passionate staff, it’s something that slays an algorithm any day.”

    This week's headline quotes Video Vortex manager and “VHS Culture Captain” Josh Schafer on what he thinks makes Alamo Drafthouse’s new video rental store so special (Entertainment Weekly “Alamo Drafthouse video store to let you rent any movie for fre ...

    MFIGUEROA - 03/26/2018 - 21:14 - Professional Tools

  10. Co-Working / Co-Living

    Co-working spaces bring individuals and teams, employed by companies or self-employed, together in shared spaces where they can share ideas and knowledge across their work and create a sense of community. Similarly, co-living spaces bring individuals toge ...

    MFIGUEROA - 04/08/2018 - 19:19 - Professional Tools