Mary Ghikas Executive Director firstname.lastname@example.org CHICAGO — The American Library Association (ALA) welcomes Raymond Garcia as a Communications Assistant in the ALA Governance Office. He began April 9. He previously worked as a Journalism Intern for the Public Library Association (a Division of the
04/19/2019 - 17:26
New exhibition, 'Changing America: The Emancipation Proclamation, 1863 and the March on Washington, 1963,' begins tour across United States
Jennifer Dominiak Program Officer, Exhibitions email@example.com CHICAGO — Fifty libraries, museums and other public sites across America will host a traveling exhibition, Changing America: The Emancipation Proclamation, 1863 and the March on Washington, 1963, to explore the story of liberty and
02/19/2014 - 11:57
Laurence Deutsch Manager, Communications firstname.lastname@example.org CHICAGO-- A new digital literacy pilot project made possible by the Public Library Association (PLA) and Cox Communications (Cox) is hitting a critical milestone this summer as participating libraries kick off training events in their
08/15/2017 - 10:47
ALA announces 'Changing America: The Emancipation Proclamation, 1863 and the March on Washington, 1963,' a traveling exhibition opportunity
Jennifer Dominiak Program Officer, Exhibitions email@example.com CHICAGO — The American Library Association (ALA) Public Programs Office, in collaboration with the Smithsonian’s National Museum of African American History and Culture (NMAAHC) and National Museum of American History (NMAH), invites
08/27/2013 - 15:15
Jennifer Habley Manager, Web Communications firstname.lastname@example.org CHICAGO — Transliteracy and participatory culture were the topics of conversation for school librarian professionals across the country as they met face-to-face and virtually for the AASL 2012 Fall Forum, Transliteracy and the School
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Angela Thullen Program Officer email@example.com Participating libraries to receive $2,500 programming stipend, StoryCorps equipment, training CHICAGO — The American Library Association (ALA) Public Programs Office, in partnership with StoryCorps, is accepting applications from public libraries and
04/28/2013 - 16:11
Dan Freeman CHICAGO- ALA Editions announces a new facilitated eCourse, Using Joomla! to Build Library Websites. Jon Fackrell, a librarian, Web developer and Joomla! expert, will serve as the instructor for this six-week facilitated eCourse. The course will begin on May 7, 2012. Joomla! is a
12/27/2012 - 13:27
Dan Freeman CHICAGO- ALA TechSource announces a new workshop: WordPress Basics: What WordPress Can Do for Your Library. This 90-minute workshop will take place at 2:30 p.m. Eastern/1:30 p.m. Central/12:30 p.m. Mountain/11:30 a.m. Pacific on Thursday, June 14, 2012. Over the past few years, the
12/27/2012 - 13:27
Caroline Jewell CHICAGO- The Association for Library Service to Children (ALSC) and the 2013 May Hill Arbuthnot Lecture Committee are proud to announce the opening of the application to host the 2013 event featuring well-known children’s laureate Michael Morpurgo. The Arbuthnot Lecture is an annual
12/27/2012 - 13:27
Embedded Librarians: Moving Beyond One-Shot Instruction Edited by Cassandra Kvenild and Kaijsa Calkins This first book-length treatment of embedded librarianship showcases strategies for successfully embedding librarians and library services across higher ...
HDAVIES - 01/07/2013 - 15:46 - Libraries Transform
Influencing without Authority (ACRL Active Guide #2) Melanie Hawks How can library professionals gain support for their ideas, develop collaborative relationships, and become recognized leaders—regardless of position or title? Library organizations are fu ...
HDAVIES - 01/07/2013 - 13:59 - Libraries Transform
Pay it Forward: Mentoring New Information Professionals (ACRL Active Guide #4) Mary Ann Mavrinac and Kim Stymest for ACRL Pay it Forward is a unique guide in which two partners in a mentoring relationship describe the benefits to each partner and to the p ...
HDAVIES - 01/07/2013 - 13:44 - Libraries Transform
Managing in the Middle Edited by Rob ert Farrell and Kenneth Schlesinger Fully a third of all library supervisors are “managing in the middle:” reporting to top-level managers while managing teams of peers or paraprofessional staff in some capacity. This ...
HDAVIES - 01/16/2013 - 15:28 - Libraries Transform
Libraries, publishers and readers nation-wide are dealing with Digital Content and Ebooks. Here are a selection of blogs detailing other people's perspectives and information about these issues. American Libraries Magazine econtent blog. Members of A ...
HDAVIES - 10/25/2013 - 12:48 - Libraries Transform
Mentoring and Managing Students in the Academic Library Michelle Reale Most academic libraries could not operate without a host of part-time student workers. But employing students is different from filling a professional position with an experienced wor ...
HDAVIES - 12/18/2012 - 13:25 - Libraries Transform
Winning Library Grants: A Game Plan Bundle Herbert B. Landau Tightening budgets and ever-shrinking sources for funding have made winning grants more important than ever before. But where should a library grant novice begin? Right here, of course. Herber ...
HDAVIES - 12/18/2012 - 13:19 - Libraries Transform
Managing Your Library Construction Project: A Step-by-Step Guide Richard C. McCarthy Library building projects leave a legacy for decades, with one chance to get it right. Those with access to a trustworthy expert who can explain the process in step-by-st ...
HDAVIES - 12/18/2012 - 13:12 - Libraries Transform
The Frugal Librarian: Thriving in Tough Economic Times Edited by Carol Smallwood Fewer employees, shorter hours, diminished collection budgets, reduced programs and services—all at a time of record library usage. Don’t fret and fritter away scarce resourc ...
HDAVIES - 12/18/2012 - 12:08 - Libraries Transform
The ALA Book of Library Grant Money, Eighth Edition Edited by Ann Kepler Sometimes a grant can make the difference between maintaining or cutting services, especially at a time when no institution is immune from the budget crunch. Completely overhauled si ...
HDAVIES - 12/18/2012 - 11:59 - Libraries Transform