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  1. Use ALA Legislative Action Center to send message re LCSH

    It’s not often that the House of Representatives’ “power of the purse” is used to control-- of all things-- what subject headings the Library of Congress can use to classify materials, but that’s just what’s on the agenda when the House Appropriations Com ...

    KCASCIO - 05/12/2016 - 15:40 - 1 comment - ALCTS News

  2. Action needed: FY 2017 House Appropriations Bill

    ALA and ALCTS have issued a letter the U.S. House of Representatives Committee on Appropriations with a request to remove the “Library of Congress Classification” amendment from the FY 2017 Legislative Branch Appropriations legislation. In March, the Libr ...

    KCASCIO - 05/02/2016 - 08:41 - ALCTS News

  3. Dear Representative

    NOTE: This past webinar has now been archived. Access to the recording can be purchased; please see How to Register below for more details. National Library Legislative Day  is a two-day advocacy event where hundreds of library supporters, leaders and pat ...

    KPEKOLL - 04/22/2016 - 15:20 - Advocacy, Legislation & Issues

  4. Update on Illegal aliens LCSH changes

    The ALA Washington Office informed the ALCTS Office on Wednesday that a rider was attached to the House Appropriation Bill for the Legislative Branch that, similar to the bill introduced by Rep. Diane Black, will bar the Library of Congress from making th ...

    KCASCIO - 04/21/2016 - 14:00 - ALCTS News

  5. Badges for Learning

    YALSA's Badges for Learning help library staff gain skills in the areas covered in YALSA’s   Competencies for Serving Youth in Libraries. For example badge earners will be able to: Learn how to use Twitter to connect with teens and other community me ...

    NMUNGUIA - 05/18/2016 - 12:46 - Young Adult Library Services Association (YALSA)

  6. National Library Legislative Day

    ALA Events Public awareness Monday, April 23, 2012 (All day) to Tuesday, April 24, 2012 (All day) The American Library Association, Chief Officers of State Library Agencies (COSLA), the District of Columbia Library Association (DCLA) and the Special Libra ...

    admin - 10/16/2014 - 16:01 - Conferences & Events

  7. National Library Legislative Day

    ALA Events Celebration Tuesday, May 7, 2013 (All day) to Wednesday, May 8, 2013 (All day) The American Library Association, Chief Officers of State Library Agencies (COSLA), the District of Columbia Library Association (DCLA) and the Special Libraries Ass ...

    admin - 10/16/2014 - 15:57 - Conferences & Events