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
Student Bridge Scholarship Program (AASL) Student Bridge Scholarship Program 2015 While there is a percentage of AASL student members who decide to go into another specialty, AASL believes that many find the ‘leap’ from student membership dues to regular ...
JHABLEY - 01/15/2016 - 12:00 - Awards & Grants
The Ruth Toor Grant for Strong Public School Libraries toor 2015 The grant provides funding support on a competitive basis to public school libraries—located in the United States and led by a certified school librarian—for the creation and implementation ...
JHABLEY - 01/15/2016 - 11:42 - Awards & Grants
Sophie Brody Award Brody Sophie Award 2006 This award is given to encourage, recognize and commend outstanding achievement in Jewish literature. Past and current winners can be found here: https://www.rusaupdate.org/awards/sophie-brody-medal/. Contact th ...
LWOOD - 02/25/2019 - 12:53 - Awards & Grants
Dartmouth Medal Dartmouth Medal 1974 A medal that honors the creation of a reference work of outstanding quality and significance, including, but not limited to: writing, compiling, editing, or publishing books or electronic information. Past and current ...
LWOOD - 02/25/2019 - 12:51 - Awards & Grants
Paul Howard Award for Courage Howard Paul Award for Courage 1995 A bi-annual award consisting of $1,000 and a 24k gold-framed citation of achievement honoring a librarian, library board, library group, or an individual who has exhibited unusual courage fo ...
Anonymous - 02/19/2019 - 10:24 - Awards & Grants
Best Fiction for Young Adults Best Fiction for Young Adults 2011 The books, recommended for ages 12-18, meet the criteria of both good quality literature and appealing reading for teens. The list comprises a wide range of genres and styles, including cont ...
NGILBERT - 02/11/2019 - 10:02 - Awards & Grants
Hong Kong Book Fair Free Pass Program for Librarians (Historical) Hong Kong Book Fair Free Pass Program for Librarians 2007 The Fair will provide selected librarians from the U.S. and Canada who collect Chinese language materials 4 nights of hotel accommo ...
DGUERRA - 02/06/2019 - 09:34 - Awards & Grants
Stonewall Book Awards Stonewall Book Awards 2002 The Stonewall Book Award-Barbara Gittings Literature Award and the Stonewall Book Award-Israel Fishman Non-Fiction Award are presented to English language books that have exceptional merit relating to the g ...
WPRELLWITZ - 01/29/2019 - 16:01 - Awards & Grants
Sullivan Award for Public Library Administrators Supporting Services to Children Sullivan Award for Public Library Administrators Supporting Services to Children 2004 An annual award consisting of a commemorative gift and a 24k gold-framed citation presen ...
CMALDEN - 01/24/2019 - 08:15 - Awards & Grants
Margaret A. Edwards Award Edwards Margaret A. Award 1988 The Margaret A. Edwards Award, established in 1988, honors an author, as well as a specific body of his or her work, that have been popular over a period of time. It recognizes an author's work ...
NGILBERT - 12/27/2018 - 11:26 - Awards & Grants