Jonathan Kelley Program Coordinator email@example.com CHICAGO — The Freedom to Read Foundation (FTRF) — the First Amendment legal defense organization affiliated with the American Library Association — has unveiled its new website. The site — which retains the URL www.ftrf.org — is a significant
05/02/2013 - 23:32
Director Rob Reiner, fighting book banning and how art helps teens discover themselves featured on @ your library.org website
Mark Gould CHICAGO — An interview with Rob Reiner, director of the new movie "Flipped," how to fight book banning efforts, how teens discover themselves through the visual arts and the career of the legendary Antoine ‘Fats’ Domino are featured at www.atyourlibrary.org this week. The
12/27/2012 - 13:42
Author Elizabeth Gilbert (“Eat, Pray and Love”) interview, Cartier-Bresson photo exhibit, and finding federal jobs featured on @ your library website
Mark Gould (Chicago)- An interview with author Elizabeth Gilbert, best-selling author of "Eat, Pray, Love" is featured at www.atyourlibrary.org this week. The website provides information and recommended resources that everyone can take advantage of at their local library. Other new
12/27/2012 - 13:45
@ your library website highlights new content on Louis Armstrong, Library Card Sign- up Month, a library for your health and ‘how the library helped me during tough economic times’
Mark Gould CHICAGO- New content that highlights two new books about the legendary trumpeter Louis Armstrong, Library Card Sign-up Month, a library for your health and ‘how the library helped me during tough economic times’ is featured this week on www.atyourlibrary.org. The website provides
12/27/2012 - 13:46
Interview with noted Nigerian-born author and poet, audio books, finding a federal job and family movie night featured on @ your library website
Mark Gould CHICAGO- Donna Seaman’s interview with Nigerian-born author and poet Chris Abani is featured on www.atyourlibrary.org this week. The website provides information and recommended resources that everyone can take advantage of at their local library. Other new content includes Emma Walton
12/27/2012 - 13:45
Jennifer Habley Manager, Web Communications firstname.lastname@example.org CHICAGO – The American Association of School Librarians (AASL) announces the launch of a companion website for its professional journal, Knowledge Quest. A new vehicle to empower school librarians as they transform learning for their
01/26/2015 - 15:52
Anna Lam Communications Specialist email@example.com CHICAGO – The Young Adult Library Services Association (YALSA), a division of the American Library Association (ALA), is seeking a Member Manager for its upcoming web resource, Teen Programming HQ. The mission of Teen Programming HQ is to provide a
05/27/2015 - 13:17
@ your library.org features author Jennifer Egan, prestigious Magnum Photo Collection, and a history of broadcast news plus more
Mark Gould CHICAGO - Contributor Donna Seaman’s interview with author Jennifer Egan, whose new book, "A Visit with the Goon Squad," has generated a great deal of national attention, and other new posts can be enjoyed on the @ your library website this week. Seaman, who says Egan is
12/27/2012 - 13:45
Jennifer Habley Manager, Web Communications firstname.lastname@example.org CHICAGO — At the American Library Association’s (ALA) 2012 Annual Conference in Anaheim, Calif., the American Association of School Librarians (AASL) announced the 2012 Top 25 Websites for Teaching and Learning. In its fourth year, the
05/03/2013 - 13:15
Macey Morales Media Relations Manager email@example.com CHICAGO – After five years, more than 220 America Library Association (ALA) volunteers from across the U.S. will once again gather at the Ernest N. Morial Convention Center for “Libraries Build Communities,” a daylong community service effort
08/07/2013 - 12:33
A basic framework for architects, planners, and librarians embarking on the planning and design of libraries for higher education. This Guide will provide information for thinking about the design of new and renovated library space, and point toward addit ...
HDAVIES - 10/08/2012 - 15:49 - Libraries Transform
Publishers Weigh In On The Future of Ebooks Publisher’s Weekly posted an article on its blog that allowed various publishing industry professionals from a variety of outlets to expand on the generally accepted prediction that ebooks will make up 50% of to ...
HDAVIES - 10/10/2012 - 13:21 - Libraries Transform
The Global eBook Market: current conditions and future projections By Rüdiger Wischenbart Additional research by Sabine Kaldonek PW 2011 The Global eBook Market: Current Conditions & Future Projections provides a broad survey of data on emerging ebook ...
HDAVIES - 10/10/2012 - 13:29 - Libraries Transform
The Rise of e-Reading Lee Rainie, Kathryn Zickuhr, Kristen Purcell, Mary Madden, and Joanna Brenner Pew Institute April 4, 2012 21% of Americans have read an e-book. The increasing availability of e-content is prompting some to read more than in the past ...
HDAVIES - 10/10/2012 - 13:32 - Libraries Transform
The customer is always right? Resistence from college students to e-books as textbooks Sheila O‟Hare & Andrew J.M. Smith As the reign of the e-book continues to expand, more emphasis is being placed on e-books within the academic community, particular ...
HDAVIES - 10/10/2012 - 13:49 - Libraries Transform
Reading Revolutions: Online Digital Text and Implications for Reading in Academe Barry W. Cull. First Monday. Volume 16, Number 6- 6 June 2011. While the Internet is a text–saturated world, reading online screens tends to be significantly different from r ...
HDAVIES - 10/10/2012 - 13:57 - Libraries Transform
eBooks and Literacy in K–12 Schools Felvégi, Emese & Matthew, Kathryn I.Computers in the Schools; 2012, Vol. 29 Issue 1/2, p40-52. DOI: 10.1080/07380569.2012.651421 Database: Library, Information Science & Technology Abstracts with Full Text In th ...
HDAVIES - 10/10/2012 - 15:31 - Libraries Transform
Ebooks and Interlibrary Loan: Licensed to Fill? Frederiksen, Linda & Cummings, Joel & Cummings, Lara & Carroll, Diane; Jul/Aug2011, Vol. 21 Issue 3, p117-131 DOI: 10.1080/1072303X.2011.585102 Database: Library, Information Science & Techno ...
HDAVIES - 10/10/2012 - 15:25 - Libraries Transform
eBooks on Demand (EOD): a European digitization service Mühlberger, Günter & Gstrein, Silvia. IFLA Journal; 2009, Vol. 35 Issue 1, p35-43. Within the framework of the European Union funded project Digitization on Demand (2006-2008), the eBooks on De ...
HDAVIES - 10/10/2012 - 15:42 - Libraries Transform
Ebooks in libraries: an overview of the current situation Ashcroft, Linda.Library Management; Sep2011, Vol. 32 Issue 6/7, p398-407. Purpose – This paper aims to provide an overview of the current situation regarding ebooks in both academic and public libr ...
HDAVIES - 10/10/2012 - 15:37 - Libraries Transform