Jonathan Kelley Program Coordinator firstname.lastname@example.org 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 email@example.com 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 firstname.lastname@example.org 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 email@example.com 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 firstname.lastname@example.org 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
New Directions for Academic Liaison Librarians Alice Crawford Academic liaison librarians are a vital link between faculty, students, and library resources. This unique book provides liaison librarians with new opportunities for innovative partnerships an ...
HDAVIES - 09/19/2012 - 14:41 - Libraries Transform
Working in the Virtual Stacks: The New Library and Information Science Edited by Laura Townsend Kane Thanks in part to technology, the boundaries of library positions are dissolving. It is no longer practical to discuss the profession in terms of tradit ...
HDAVIES - 09/19/2012 - 12:35 - Libraries Transform
The Transformed Library: E-books, Expertise, and Evolution Jeannette Woodward This wide-ranging survey takes stock of our institutions' strengths, weaknesses, opportunities, and threats, analyzing how libraries and the very concept of librarianship ...
RGERBER - 09/19/2012 - 12:37 - Libraries Transform
Institutional Repositories, Libraries, and the Academy Marilyn S. Billings The institutional repository (IR) is more than an end product that holds content. It is a complex system with a variety of participants and a development course that can most accur ...
RGERBER - 09/19/2012 - 11:18 - Libraries Transform
Screencasting for Libraries (THE TECH SET® #17) Greg R. Notess This complete how-to offers proven tips and techniques for creating engaging screencasts and publishing them on the Web. Examples use various software options such as free web-based programs ...
RGERBER - 09/19/2012 - 14:09 - Libraries Transform
Technology Training in Libraries (THE TECH SET® #6) Sarah Houghton-Jan Your library plays a crucial role as your community’s epicenter for technology whether you provide skill building resources, free access to the Web or both. To deliver top service to y ...
RGERBER - 09/19/2012 - 14:17 - Libraries Transform
Microblogging and Lifestreaming in Libraries (THE TECH SET® #3) Robin M. Hastings Microblogging and lifestreaming applications like Twitter, Tumblr, and Friend Feed are all around you and your users in everyday life. In Microblogging and Lifestreaming in ...
RGERBER - 09/19/2012 - 11:22 - Libraries Transform
The American Library Association’s Office for Diversity & Spectrum Scholarship Program is honored to have been awarded a grant by the Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS) Laura Bush 21st-Century Librarian Program in the amount of $432,495 t ...
admin - 03/04/2014 - 11:08 - Offices of the American Library Association
What is metadata? Metadata is data about data. It is descriptive information about a particular data set, object, or resource, including how it is formatted, and when and by whom it was collected. Although metadata most commonly refers to web resources, i ...
admin - 11/21/2012 - 13:03 - Professional Tools
American Library Association Office for Library Personnel Resources Standing Committee on Library Education World Book-ALA Goal Award Project on Library Support Staff Issue Paper #4 In any discussion of library paraprofessionals, or when paraprofessionals ...
admin - 12/10/2012 - 15:12 - Education & Careers