CHICAGO—The Association for Library Collections & Technical Services (ALCTS) named Sarah Potvin, digital scholarship librarian in the Office of Scholarly Communication at Texas A&M University, the winner of the 2017 Esther J. Piercy Award. The awa ...
KCASCIO - 02/24/2017 - 14:46 - News and Press Center
Zina Clark Program Coordinator, American Dream Literacy Initiative firstname.lastname@example.org CHICAGO — The American Library Association (ALA) Office for Diversity, Literacy and Outreach Services is pleased to announce the recipients of the fifth round of the America ...
JAMUNDSEN - 02/24/2017 - 13:50 - News and Press Center
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JCARMICHAEL - 11/01/2016 - 14:20 - News and Press Center
Kara O'Keefe Manager, Marketing and Membership firstname.lastname@example.org CHICAGO — The Public Library Association (PLA) has announced the winners of 12 awards honoring the best in public library service, innovation and outreach in 2017. The Allie Beth Martin ...
KOKEEFE - 02/24/2017 - 13:00 - News and Press Center
Sandra Uwiringiyimana, author of How Dare the Sun Rise, is Auditorium Speaker at 2017 ALA Annual Conference
A remarkable story will be shared when Sandra Uwiringiyimana, originally from the Democratic Republic of Congo, appears as an Auditorium Speaker on Saturday, June 24 at the 2017 ALA Annual Conference & Exhibition in Chicago. Uwiringiyimana was just te ...
MMACKAY - 02/24/2017 - 11:47 - News and Press Center
ACRL releases Students Lead the Library: The Importance of Student Contributions to the Academic Library
CHICAGO – The Association of College and Research Libraries (ACRL) announces the publication of “ Students Lead the Library: The Importance of Student Contributions to the Academic Library,” edited by Sara Arnold-Garza and Carissa Tomlinson. The book feat ...
DFREE - 02/24/2017 - 11:04 - News and Press Center
CHICAGO—The 2017 Jan Merrill-Oldham Professional Development Grant has been awarded to John Dewees, library associate at The Ohio State University Libraries, in Columbus, Ohio. The Jan Merrill-Oldham Professional Development Grant is provided annually by ...
KCASCIO - 02/24/2017 - 10:49 - News and Press Center
American Library Association and Cox Communications partner to narrow digital divide for low-income families
Shawnda Hines Press Officer email@example.com Collaboration expands reach of libraries’ resources and services, empowering more families to compete in knowledge economy Tucson, AZ – Low-income students and their families who lack digital literacy skills ...
SHAWNDA.KAY - 02/24/2017 - 11:14 - News and Press Center
CHICAGO—The Association for Library Collections & Technical Services (ALCTS) has chosen the CRKN-Érudit Partnership as the recipient of the ALCTS Outstanding Collaboration Citation for 2017. The Outstanding Collaboration Citation recognizes and encour ...
KCASCIO - 02/24/2017 - 10:09 - News and Press Center
Macey Morales Deputy Director firstname.lastname@example.org CHICAGO – Today American Library Association President Julie Todaro released the following statement strongly protesting the rollback of protections for transgender students in our nation’s public schools. “ ...
MMORALES - 02/24/2017 - 08:03 - News and Press Center