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  1. Broad Public, Library and Educational Sector Support of Hayden Nomination

    Macey Morales Deputy Director mmorales@ala.org More than 140 national nonprofit and library groups, schools, and academic libraries urge Dr. Carla Hayden’s rapid confirmation as Librarian of Congress (Washington, D.C.) – "The Library of Congress has ...

    MMORALES - 04/21/2016 - 08:01 - News and Press Center

  2. PLA Conference releases for press kit

    Leave this field blank Registration now open for PLA 2016 Conference in Denver Sep 15, 2015 CHICAGO — Housing and registration for the Public Library Association’s 2016 Conference, April 5-9 in Denver, are now open. For complete details, visit placonferen ...

    JCARMICHAEL - 01/26/2016 - 17:00 - News and Press Center

  3. Money Smart Week

    2016 Money Smart Week will be April 23-30: Become Money Smart! "Money Smart Week" is a national initiative in its sixth year (in 2016) between the ALA and the Federal Reserve Bank (Chicago) to provide financial literacy programming to help membe ...

    SZALUSKY - 04/25/2016 - 11:41 - News and Press Center

  4. ALA councilors elected

    CHICAGO- 34 members have been elected as councilors-at-large on the council of the American Library Association (ALA) for three-year terms. The terms begin at the conclusion of the 2016 ALA Annual Conference in Orlando, Florida, and extend through the end ...

    JKEMPF - 04/29/2016 - 13:23 - News and Press Center

  5. Project Outcome hits milestone of 10,000 patron surveys

    Samantha Lopez Project Coordinator slopez@ala.org CHICAGO – Project Outcome has aggregated approximately 11,000 patron surveys within its online system. This milestone comes before the one-year anniversary of Project Outcome’s official launch on June 26, ...

    KOKEEFE - 04/29/2016 - 12:53 - News and Press Center

  6. PLA members elect Sandlian Smith as president-elect; Kong and Strobel to board

    Kara O'Keefe Manager, Membership Marketing kokeefe@ala.org PLA members elect Sandlian Smith as president-elect; Kong and Strobel to board CHICAGO — Pam Sandlian Smith, director of Anythink Libraries in Adams County (Colorado), has been elected the 20 ...

    KOKEEFE - 04/29/2016 - 13:47 - News and Press Center

  7. Yates elected 2017-2018 AASL president

    CHICAGO – Steven Yates, instructor and acting coordinator of the school library media certification program at the University of Alabama in Tuscaloosa, has been elected as the 2017-2018 American Association of School Librarians (AASL) president. Yates wil ...

    JHABLEY - 04/29/2016 - 13:31 - News and Press Center

  8. Hildreth elected ALA treasurer

    JoAnne Kempf Director, Office of ALA Governance jkempf@ala.org CHICAGO – Susan H. Hildreth, executive director of the Califa Group, Pacific Library Partnership, Peninsula Library System and administrator of the NorthNet Library System in San Mateo, Califo ...

    JKEMPF - 04/29/2016 - 14:47 - News and Press Center

  9. Neal wins 2017–2018 ALA presidency

    JoAnne Kempf Director, Office of ALA Governance jkempf@ala.org CHICAGO – James G. (Jim) Neal, university librarian emeritus at Columbia University, New York, has been elected president-elect of the American Library Association. Neal  received 3,479 votes, ...

    JKEMPF - 04/29/2016 - 11:16 - News and Press Center

  10. Brad Meltzer to sign latest book at Preservation Week booth

    Brooke Morris Communications Specialist bmorris@ala.org CHICAGO — On Sunday, June 26 New York Times best-selling author, television host and library advocate Brad Meltzer will sign copies of his latest book at the Preservation Week booth at 1 p.m. Meltzer ...

    BMORRIS - 04/29/2016 - 10:52 - News and Press Center

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