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  1. Submit Content for the July 2015 Issue of Everyday Advocacy Matters

    Week of Tuesday, June 23 Submit content for the July 2015 issue of  Everyday Advocacy Matters. We're looking for advocacy gems, nuggets, and pearls to share with ALSC members. What riches do you have to share? Let us know so we can highlight them in ...

    1035966 - 06/22/2015 - 23:36 - iunhuh

  2. Get Your Advocacy Button!

    Getting your very own advocacy button is easy! Just send us some content for the Everyday Advocacy Matters e-newsletter: a question for our Ask an Advocate feature, an elevator speech, or another advocacy news item. We'll send you a button as a thank ...

    1035966 - 03/31/2015 - 11:41 - iunhuh

  3. Plan to Attend the Interdivisional Committee's Event in San Francisco

    Week of Tuesday, June 16 Plan to attend the Interdivisional Committee's event in San Francisco. Grab a pen and mark your calendars because it's official: AASL/ALSC/YALSA Interdivisional Committee on School-Public Library Cooperation  (SPLC) memb ...

    1035966 - 06/15/2015 - 22:23 - iunhuh

  4. Read the Latest ALSC White Paper on Media Mentorship

    Week of Tuesday, June 2 Read the latest ALSC white paper on media mentorship. Want to learn more about how you can take a leadership role in children's media use for the families who use your library? Check out the latest ALSC white paper, "Medi ...

    1035966 - 06/15/2015 - 21:59 - iunhuh

  5. Invite Local Leaders to Be Part of Your Summer Programming

    Week of Tuesday, May 26 Invite local leaders to be part of your library's summer programming for youth and families. As Everyday Advocates, we know how important it is to spread the word among local leaders about all the ways libraries create high-qu ...

    1035966 - 06/15/2015 - 21:50 - iunhuh

  6. Urge Your U.S. Senators to Support the USA FREEDOM Act

    Week of Tuesday, May 19 Urge your U.S. Senators to support the USA FREEDOM Act. As library staff serving children and families, we know the importance of preserving privacy and safeguarding our patrons' personal information. That's why it's ...

    1035966 - 05/19/2015 - 13:43 - iunhuh

  7. Take Action Tuesday Blog

    Be a superhero every week with Take Action Tuesday! Welcome to the Take Action Tuesday blog, a collection of challenges designed to help you be informed, engage with your community, speak out, get inspired, and share your advocacy story. Each week we' ...

    1035966 - 06/22/2015 - 23:39 - iunhuh

  8. Be an Everyday Advocate for Head Start Reform!

    Virtual Library Legislative Day is now over but our work is not yet done. I was lucky enough to personally attend National Library Legislative Day in Washington D.C. this year as part of the ALSC delegation. During one of the meetings I attended on Capito ...

    1035966 - 05/12/2015 - 19:27 - iunhuh

  9. VLLD 15 Talking Points.pdf

    You've found your U.S. legislators and how to contact them, but now what do you say? It sounds daunting, but Everyday Advocacy's got you covered! Letting Congress know what issues are important to you—their constituent—is an easy, effective, and application/pdf attached to:ACRL 2015 Keynote Speakers Committee

    1035966 - 04/29/2015 - 01:21 - iunhuh

  10. VLLD 15 Letter to Congress Template.doc

    Looking for just the right words to hit all the high notes during VLLD 15? Download this letter template   and customize it with your name, title, and library information. Finish up by adding your U.S. Senator's or Representative's name and addr application/msword attached to:ACRL 2015 Local Arrangements Committee

    1035966 - 04/29/2015 - 01:21 - iunhuh