ALA, NEH announce 200 site tour for “Lincoln: The Constitution and the Civil War” traveling exhibition
CHICAGO – The American Library Association (ALA) Public Programs Office, in partnership with the National Constitution Center (NCC) and the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH), is pleased to announce a large-scale tour for the traveling exhibition “Lincoln: The Constitution and the Civil
12/27/2012 - 13:31
CHICAGO – In honor of the 2011 School Library Month theme, Create Your Own Story, the American Association of School Librarians (AASL) and Figment.com have collaborated to present a month-long story writing festival for teens. Students 13 and up are invited to participate in four story writing
12/27/2012 - 13:39
Fred Reuland Program Officer email@example.com CHICAGO — The bricks and mortar of libraries are seemingly permanent, yet the activities and services they are designed to deliver have been radically transformed in recent years. More change is on the horizon as the digital era progresses and libraries
06/10/2013 - 14:52
United for Libraries designates windmill at Stony Brook Southampton a Literary Landmark in honor of Tennessee Williams
Jillian Kalonick Marketing/Public Relations Specialist firstname.lastname@example.org PHILADELPHIA — United for Libraries, in partnership with Empire State Center for the Book, designated the windmill at the Southampton campus of Stony Brook University of New York a Literary Landmark in honor of Tennessee
07/22/2013 - 14:17
Fred Reuland Cont. Ed. Program Officer email@example.com CHICAGO — If you have ever thought about how to create a leadership development training for your region or institution, LLAMA’s new webinar may be what you need. The Library Leadership and Management Association (LLAMA) will present
10/23/2013 - 13:09
Aimee Strittmatter ALSC Executive Director firstname.lastname@example.org CHICAGO — The Association for Library Service to Children (ALSC) and the 2015 May Hill Arbuthnot Lecture Committee are proud to announce the opening of the application to host the 2015 event featuring well-known children’s book
03/25/2014 - 10:15
Anna Lam Communication Specialist email@example.com CHICAGO — Today the Young Adult Library Services Association (YALSA) announced that DOGObooks, the largest website for kids and teens to review books, will host the voting for the 2014 Teens’ Top Ten Books Voting that opens on Aug. 15. For the second
08/12/2014 - 16:24
Anna Lam Communications Specialist firstname.lastname@example.org CHICAGO – The official Teen Tech Week website of the Young Adult Library Services Association (YALSA) is now live, with updated materials for the 2015 celebration. YALSA calls on school and public library staff across the country to use Teen Tech Week
11/18/2014 - 15:24
Courtney Jones Awards Coordinator email@example.com CHICAGO- The Association for Library Service to Children (ALSC) and the 2016 May Hill Arbuthnot Lecture Committee are proud to announce the opening of the application to host the 2016 event featuring award-winning children’s book author and
03/09/2015 - 14:55
Jillian Kalonick Marketing/Public Relations Specialist firstname.lastname@example.org NEW YORK-- Frederick Ruffner (1926-2014), founder of the Literary Landmarks™ program, was posthumously honored with United for Libraries’ National Friends of Libraries U.S.A. Award on May 4. United for Libraries Executive
05/12/2015 - 12:08
Michael Kelley- "New Ebook Platform from McGraw-Hill Professional Offers Unlimited Concurrent Usage,"- Library Journal McGraw-Hill Professional launched a new ebook platform on May 13 that offers libraries one-to-four-year subscription plans an ...
HDAVIES - 09/21/2012 - 15:21 - Libraries Transform
“Publishing in the Digital Era: a Bain & Co. Study” This report has several interesting graphs and statistics, and includes the prediction that 15 percent to 25 percent of book sales will shift to digital format by 2015, and that the shift to digital ...
HDAVIES - 09/21/2012 - 14:20 - Libraries Transform
The Section 108 Study Group Report, 2008 Subtitle: Independent Report sponsored by The United States Copyright Office and the National Digital Information Infrastructure and Preservation Program of the Library of Congress. This group included lawyers, rep ...
HDAVIES - 09/21/2012 - 13:51 - Libraries Transform
"Horizon Report 2011." The content of electronic books and the social activities they enable, rather than the device used to access them, are the keys to their popularity; nearly everyone carries some device that can function as an electronic re ...
HDAVIES - 09/21/2012 - 13:48 - Libraries Transform
"Horizon Report 2010." Already firmly established in the public sector, electronic books are gaining a foothold on campuses as well, where they serve as a cost-effective and portable alternative to heavy textbooks and supplemental reading select ...
HDAVIES - 09/21/2012 - 13:46 - Libraries Transform
Glazer, Sarah. "Future of Books." CQ Researcher 29, May 2009: 473-500. Web. 13 May 2011. Report on the future of books with a focus on eBooks while exploring issues, background, and outlooks in the industry ...
HDAVIES - 09/21/2012 - 13:42 - Libraries Transform
Expanding eBooks: Purchasing and lending at Canadian public libraries. August 2011. Publishers and libraries need eBook models that make sense and maintain a strong book industry in Canada. The following paper provides background to the conversation betw ...
HDAVIES - 09/21/2012 - 13:25 - Libraries Transform
How eBook Catalogs at Public Libraries Drive Publishers’ Book Sales and Profits- OverDrive Data presented in this white paper will demonstrate the ability of public libraries to drive sales of print and digital content ...
HDAVIES - 09/19/2012 - 15:55 - Libraries Transform
Multiethnic Books for the Middle-School Curriculum Cherri Jones and J. B. Petty Focusing on titles dealing with ethnic and religious groups both in the U.S. and around the world, this useful resource makes it easy for teachers and librarians working with ...
HDAVIES - 10/12/2012 - 13:57 - Libraries Transform
Film Programming for Public Libraries Kati Irons for PLA Screening movies is a fun, engaging way to bring people of all ages into the library, and this book offers the tools to make movie programming a reality at any public library. Irons, a public lib ...
HDAVIES - 10/12/2012 - 13:42 - Libraries Transform