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  1. A New Vision of Advocacy

    Reflecting upstream and downstream By Keith Michael Fiels In any conversation with ALA members, advocacy consistently emerges as a number one priority. This coming year, we’re taking a fresh look at advocacy, and our vision for advocacy going forward. Our ...

    LBORMAN - 06/02/2014 - 14:49 - 1 comment - American Libraries Magazine

  2. An Interview with Stan Lee

    The legendary comic book writer discusses the role of comic books in children’s literacy and what secret superpowers he possesses By Mariam Pera Over the past century, superheroes have ingrained themselves in society’s collective psyche and permeated pop ...

    ssinharoy - 05/20/2014 - 12:35 - American Libraries Magazine

  3. Knowing What Readers Need

    Done right, Common Core teaches texts, not tests By Ernie Cox The era of Common Core State Standards (CCSS) in American education carries both promise and peril. Pundits readily discuss varied perspectives about CCSS in everything from traditional journal ...

    bgoldberg - 05/29/2014 - 15:13 - American Libraries Magazine

  4. Rallying Your Community: Mobilizing the Grassroots

    n a difficult economy, the citizen voice is more important than ever. Learn how two community organizations, the Sustainable Library Citizens Coalition of Indianapolis-Marion County (Ind.) Public Library and Urban Librarians Unite of New York City, have u ...

    JFALCON - 05/03/2013 - 09:21 - Advocacy, Legislation & Issues

  5. Ask the Advocate: Find What You Need to Make the Case

    Attendees will have an opportunity to ask questions pertaining to advocacy issues at their library, as well as learn what resources are available to help make the case for libraries. Patricia Tumulty, chair, ALA’s Committee on Library Advocacy (COLA), and ...

    Anonymous - 04/23/2013 - 10:41 - Advocacy, Legislation & Issues

  6. Transforming Libraries

    Visionary professor R. David Lankes, author of  the award-winning “Atlas of New Librarianship,” and Barbara Stripling, Co-Chair of ALA President Molly Raphael’s Empowering Voices, Transforming Communities initiative, presented a free webinar on Thursday, ...

    JFALCON - 04/03/2013 - 10:51 - Advocacy, Legislation & Issues

  7. Passing the Community Engagement Baton

    “Passing the Community Engagement Baton: A Conversation with ALA President Molly Raphael and ALA President-elect Maureen Sullivan,” hosted by ALA 2013-2014 ALA President Barbara Stripling, features an unprecedented conversation among ALA leadership, focus ...

    JFALCON - 04/03/2013 - 10:35 - Advocacy, Legislation & Issues

  8. Ohio Library Snapshot Day

    A Day in the LIfe of Ohio Libraries. Ohio Library Snapshot Day Webinar http://ala.adobeconnect.com/ola-snapshot-ohio/ ...

    JFALCON - 04/03/2013 - 10:27 - Advocacy, Legislation & Issues

  9. Library Snapshot Day 3/30/2011

    Featuring Peggy Cadigan and Rob Banks Library Snapshot Day 3/30/2011 http://ala.adobeconnect.com/ola-snapshot-march2011/ ...

    JFALCON - 04/03/2013 - 10:24 - Advocacy, Legislation & Issues

  10. Library Snapshot Day 12-19-2011

    The webinar focuseson two snapshot days, Washington Library Snapshot Day and Snapshot Day: A Day in the Life of Ohio Libraries. Ashlee Clark, Executive Secretary to the State Librarian, State Library of Ohio, Marsha McDevitt-Stredney, Marketing and Commun ...

    JFALCON - 04/03/2013 - 10:20 - Advocacy, Legislation & Issues

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