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
Managing Social Media in Libraries: Finding Collaboration, Coordination, and Focus Troy A. Swanson Web 2.0 jumpstarted librarians’ involvement with social media, and the use of Facebook, YouTube, blogs, and other social media applications is now all but u ...
HDAVIES - 12/14/2012 - 10:02 - Libraries Transform
Core Technology Competencies for Librarians and Library Staff: LITA Guide 15 Edited by Susan M. Thompson Ideal for public and academic libraries, Core Technology Competencies for Libraries and Library Staff provides an excellent starting point for definin ...
HDAVIES - 12/14/2012 - 09:46 - Libraries Transform
Catalogue 2.0 Edited by Sally Chambers New digital technologies, the Internet, and user expectations have changed the role of the catalogue in libraries considerably in recent years. This timely book takes into account developments that influence catalogu ...
HDAVIES - 12/12/2012 - 15:49 - Libraries Transform
Grant Money through Collaborative Partnerships Nancy Kalikow Maxwell Because libraries are information and research centers, they can support a huge variety of grant funding initiatives outside their own purview. Cultural centers, businesses, and educatio ...
HDAVIES - 12/12/2012 - 14:45 - Libraries Transform
Collaboration 2.0 Robin Hastings Library Technology Reports, May/June 2009 (45:4) This issue of Library Technology Reports gives library professionals, including managers, tools to encourage collaborative work both within and outside their organizations t ...
HDAVIES - 12/12/2012 - 14:38 - Libraries Transform
Collaboration (Best of KQ) Patricia Montiel-Overall and Donald C. Adcock (Editors) As Patricia Montiel-Overall says in her introduction, "Collaboration is a phenomenon increasingly valued in Library and Information Science (LIS) and education." ...
HDAVIES - 12/12/2012 - 14:31 - Libraries Transform
Budgeting, Finance and Fundraising ALA publishes books with the latest advice for library leaders. This section of the ALA online store provides tools for Librarians in leadership positions who must deal with budgeting issues. ...
HDAVIES - 12/12/2012 - 14:11 - Libraries Transform
Managing for Results: Effective Resource Allocation for Public Libraries Sandra Nelson, Ellen Altman, and Diane Mayo for PLA Using the Planning for Results planning process as the springboard, the Public Library Association has developed a new tool to ena ...
HDAVIES - 12/12/2012 - 14:02 - Libraries Transform
Managerial Accounting for Libraries and Other Not-for-Profit Organizations, Second Edition G. Stevenson Smith The only book of its kind, this step-by-step guide focuses on accounting methods that fit the nonprofit world, such as responsibility accountin ...
HDAVIES - 12/12/2012 - 13:49 - Libraries Transform
Copyright Law for Librarians and Educators: Creative Strategies and Practical Solutions Kenneth D. Crews Copyright in the world of digital information is changing at a fevered pace, even as educators and librarians digitize, upload, download, draw on da ...
HDAVIES - 10/22/2012 - 13:14 - Libraries Transform