Jennifer Habley Manager, Web Communications firstname.lastname@example.org CHICAGO – The slate of bloggers for the newly expanded Knowledge Quest website has been announced by the American Association of School Librarians (AASL). Launched in January, the site is the vehicle to empower school librarians as they
06/15/2015 - 11:19
Anna Lam Communications 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 2015 Teens’ Top Ten Books. For the third year in a row, DOGObooks is
08/11/2015 - 13:13
Keri Cascio Executive Director firstname.lastname@example.org CHICAGO — The Association for Library Collections and Technical Services (ALCTS) presents two symposia on Friday, Jan. 8, 2016, at the American Library Association (ALA) Midwinter Meeting in Boston. “Re-envisioning ‘Technical Services’ to Transform
10/15/2015 - 08:36
Courtney Jones Awards Coordinator email@example.com CHICAGO — The Association for Library Service to Children (ALSC) and the 2017 May Hill Arbuthnot Lecture Committee are proud to announce the opening of the application to host the 2017 event featuring Newbery Honor and National Book Award winning
05/05/2016 - 15:24
Courtney Jones Awards Coordinator firstname.lastname@example.org CHICAGO — The Association for Library Service to Children (ALSC) and the 2018 May Hill Arbuthnot Lecture Committee are proud to announce the opening of the application to host the 2018 event featuring National Book Award winning author, Naomi
04/23/2018 - 10:05
United for Libraries to designate the Dr. Benjamin E. Mays Historical Preservation Site a Literary Landmark
Jillian Wentworth Manager of Marketing & Membership email@example.com GREENWOOD, S.C. – United for Libraries, in partnership with South Carolina State Library, South Carolina Academy of Authors, and Friends of South Carolina Libraries, will designate the GLEAMNS Dr. Benjamin E. Mays Historical
07/31/2018 - 11:30
Jill Davis Marketing Manager firstname.lastname@example.org CHICAGO — Many libraries and museums have already adapted to the current information climate and work with Google, Facebook, Twitter and iTunes to deliver information to their users—but not all. In “ Google This! Putting Google and Other
05/03/2013 - 10:20
Frederick Reuland Program Officer email@example.com CHICAGO — Everybody knows that some stories are more compelling than others. Now you can discover how to select and communicate the stories of your library’s successes in ways that will have the greatest impact and will produce the results you
05/02/2013 - 23:34
Frederick Reuland Program Officer firstname.lastname@example.org CHICAGO — The library of the future needs to be a vibrant learning hub and an intellectual crossroads where the physical and the virtual spaces connect. The transition from a physical library plan into a blended service model requires a solid
05/02/2013 - 22:46
Fred Reuland Program Officer email@example.com CHICAGO — The Library Leadership & Management Association (LLAMA), a division of the American Library Association (ALA), is presenting a webinar, "Social Entrepreneurship in Action: Digitizing Our Cultural History," from 1:30 to 3 p.m.
05/02/2013 - 17:11
2014120's blog Librarians kick off ALA Midwinter at Zumba class by Laurie Borman About a dozen energetic attendees arrived at 7 this morning for ALA's Think Fit Zumba class, sponsored by Innovative. The hourlong session, led by local instructors ...
2014120 - 02/03/2015 - 10:13 - American Libraries Magazine
GL9109091's blog Six rapid-fire presentations covered plenty of ground by George M. Eberhart ALA held its first official Midwinter Ignite session on Saturday morning, after introducing them successfully at the ALA Annual Conference in Las Vegas. Igni ...
GL9109091 - 02/03/2015 - 10:21 - American Libraries Magazine
2014120's blog Celebrated authors speak at ERT/Booklist forum by Mariam Pera “I can do with a picture so much more than I can do with words,” said Cece Bell, author of the graphic memoir El Deafo, during the ERT/Booklist Author Forum on Friday at the ...
2014120 - 02/03/2015 - 09:36 - American Libraries Magazine
GL9109091's blog Masters Series program recommends entertaining promotion backed up by quality programming by Sanhita SinhaRoy When Ben Bizzle joined the Craighead County (Ark.) Jonesboro Public Library in 2008, he helped introduce the staff to a cul ...
GL9109091 - 02/03/2015 - 09:17 - American Libraries Magazine
2014120's blog Discover the opening day's best tweets from ALA Midwinter by Julie Cai Wooo, it’s day one of Midwinter! The twitterverse is bustling with happy arrivals, anticipation, humor, inspiration, and a whole lot of festive spirit. Exhibit ...
2014120 - 02/03/2015 - 10:13 - American Libraries Magazine
geberhart's blog News from ALA and the profession Midwinter Meeting News US senator tells librarians: "Get organized" Welcome to Jason Segel's Nightmare Ben Bizzle on targeted library marketing: Get a little risky Comic books promote l ...
geberhart - 02/03/2015 - 10:22 - American Libraries Magazine
geberhart's blog News from ALA and the profession Midwinter Meeting News And so it begins Top tweets for Thursday Snowed in at Chicago's 1978 Midwinter Meeting Librarian lost in McCormick Place since last ALA conference (satire) Division News AL ...
geberhart - 02/03/2015 - 10:23 - American Libraries Magazine
2014120's blog Projects revealed today at ALA Midwinter by Sanhita SinhaRoy In the 12th annual Knight News Challenge, organizers asked this question: “How might we leverage libraries as a platform to build more knowledgeable communities?” Twenty-two ...
2014120 - 02/03/2015 - 10:14 - American Libraries Magazine
GL9109091's blog The Scoop Chicago, Chicago, that toddling town! Chicago, Chicago, I’ll show you around! by Julie Cai Welcome to Midwinter 2015 in Chicago—home of ALA HQ! The Twitterverse is abuzz with excitement for #alamw15! Packing dilemmas were ...
GL9109091 - 01/30/2015 - 14:27 - American Libraries Magazine
geberhart's blog The Scoop News from ALA and the profession American Libraries Online Learning together: Finding the power in co-mentoring Midwinter Meeting News Gale shuttle service schedule Chicago in books: Guardian readers' picks An urbanist ...
geberhart - 01/29/2015 - 16:05 - American Libraries Magazine