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
Challenges to E-Reader Adoption in Academic Libraries Wexelbaum, Rachel S. and Miltenoff, Plamen. Library Faculty Publications. Paper 20. http://repository.stcloudstate.edu/lrs_facpubs/20 Individual ownership of handheld e-readers is increasing exponenti ...
HDAVIES - 09/24/2012 - 14:43 - Libraries Transform
Adoption of E-Book Readers among College Students: A Survey Nancy M. Foasberg To learn whether e-book readers have become widely popular among college students, this study surveys students at one large, urban, four-year public college. The survey asked wh ...
HDAVIES - 09/24/2012 - 14:36 - Libraries Transform
Digitization and Democracy: The Conflict Between the Amazon Kindle License Agreement and the Role of Libraries in a Free Society The article makes a compelling argument on behalf of libraries for changing the current Copyright Law. ...
HDAVIES - 10/08/2012 - 15:29 - Libraries Transform
An evaluation of second-generation ebook readers Gibson, Chris & Gibb, Forbes. Electronic Library; 2011, Vol.29 Issue 3, p303-319. DOI: 10.1108/02640471111141061 Database: Library, Information Science & Technology Abstracts with Full Text Purpo ...
HDAVIES - 09/24/2012 - 14:03 - Libraries Transform
Integrating Ebooks Kelley, Michael. Library Journal; 4/15/2012, Vol. 137 Issue 7, p46-47. The article discusses developments in the software that supports library ebook lending. It notes librarians are seeking programs that keep users within a library ...
HDAVIES - 09/24/2012 - 13:33 - Libraries Transform
An Ebook Primer Polanka, Sue. Library Journal; 4/15/2012, Vol. 137 Issue 7, p42-44. Database: Library, Information Science & Technology Abstracts with Full Text The article outlines how libraries can bring ebooks into their collections. It discu ...
HDAVIES - 09/24/2012 - 11:42 - Libraries Transform
Will Books Be Different? Guthrie, Kevin M. Journal of Library Administration; Jul2012, Vol. 52 Issue 5, p353-369. DOI:10.1080/01930826.2012.700805 Database: Library, Information Science & Technology Abstracts with Full Text With all the attention on ...
HDAVIES - 09/24/2012 - 11:12 - Libraries Transform
Ebook collection analysis: subject and publisher trends Tucker, James Cory. Collection Building; 2012, Vol. 31 Issue 2, p40-47. DOI: 10.1108/01604951211229836 Database: Library, Information Science & Technology Abstracts with Full Text Purpose – Thi ...
HDAVIES - 09/24/2012 - 11:05 - Libraries Transform
Deliver the eBooks Your Patrons and Selectors Both Want! PDA Program at the University of Mississippi Herrera, Gail. Serials Librarian; Aug2012, Vol. 63 Issue 2, p178-186. DOI: 10.1080/0361526X.2012.700780 Database: Library, Information Science & Tec ...
HDAVIES - 09/24/2012 - 10:29 - Libraries Transform
Past or Portal? Enhancing Undergraduate Learning through Special Collections and Archives Edited by Eleanor Mitchell, Peggy Seiden, and Suzy Taraba In the age of ubiquitous access to information and mass digitization of materials, library special collecti ...
HDAVIES - 11/05/2012 - 15:24 - Libraries Transform