Rob Christopher Marketing Coordinator firstname.lastname@example.org CHICAGO — Tablets, desktops, smartphones, laptops, minis: we live in a world of screens, all of different sizes. Library websites need to work on all of them, but maintaining separate sites or content management systems is resource
04/14/2014 - 16:47
Jennifer Habley Manager, Web Communications email@example.com CHICAGO – The American Association of School Librarians (AASL) announced its 2015 Best Websites for Teaching & Learning at the American Library Association (ALA) Annual Conference in San Francisco. The annual list honors 25 Internet
07/07/2015 - 12:58
Jennifer Habley Manager, Web Communications firstname.lastname@example.org CHICAGO – The American Association of School Librarians (AASL) announced its 2016 Best Websites for Teaching & Learning at the American Library Association (ALA) Annual Conference in Orlando. The annual list honors 25 websites that
06/25/2016 - 17:48
Jennifer Habley Manager, Web Communications email@example.com CHICAGO – The American Association of School Librarians (AASL) announced its 2017 Best Websites for Teaching & Learning at the American Library Association (ALA) Annual Conference in Chicago. The annual list honors 25 websites that
06/27/2017 - 16:28
Beatrice Calvin Program Officer firstname.lastname@example.org CHICAGO — An exciting new service is coming to the ALA JobLIST Placement Center during the ALA 2014 Annual Conference in Las Vegas. The Placement Center will be offering all attendees the opportunity to have a “headshot” photo package created. Any
04/15/2014 - 13:21
Laurie D. Borman Editor and Publisher email@example.com CHICAGO- American Libraries, the flagship publication of the American Library Association, proudly announces the launch of its responsive design website at AmericanLibraries.org. Visitors will be able to easily view this new site on their
03/03/2015 - 10:23
Jennifer R Habley Manager, Web Communications firstname.lastname@example.org CHICAGO — Attendees of the American Association of School Librarian’s (AASL) 2012 Fall Forum are invited to pin, tweet and post their way into a drawing for an autographed copy of keynote speaker Henry Jenkins’ book “Convergence Culture
05/03/2013 - 10:01
Resources on how to fight bullying, volunteer opportunities for teens and Toni Morrison's thoughts on libraries featured on @ your library.org website
Mark Gould CHICAGO- An article about the scourge of bullying and how you can fight it, volunteer opportunities for teens at libraries and video featuring Nobel Prize winner Toni Morrison, author of “ Beloved,” are featured at www.atyourlibrary.org this week. The website provides information and
12/27/2012 - 13:42
@ your library website highlights article on how you can extend the joy of reading by noted author Emma Walton Hamilton
Mark Gould (Chicago) An article by noted author Emma Walton Hamilton on using enrichment activities to extend the joy of reading is highlighted on the @ your library website this week. The www.atyourlibrary.org website provides information and recommended resources that everyone can take
12/27/2012 - 13:45
@ your library website features new content on how Twitter has given its massive archive to the Library of Congress and much more
Mark Gould CHICAGO- New content on how Twitter has given its archive of millions of tweets to the Library of Congress, movie producer-director Roger Corman, who has been described as the King of the B movie and a clever ghostly viral marketing effort that has raised public awareness about
12/27/2012 - 13:45
“ I’ve caught stupidity. And he cured me.” 16-year-old MATTHEW WHITTINGTON, a junior at Skyview High School in Vancouver, Washington, referring to teacher-librarian Mark Ray, in a news story by Kristine Guerra, “ Skyview High Teacher-Librarian Is ‘Slayer ...
admin - 12/12/2012 - 11:33 - American Libraries Magazine
“I love libraries. I spent a lot of time in the Greenfield [Mass.] Public Library when I was a child. I would give money to build a library, but if for some reason you were crazy enough to think you had a better idea for your money than building my librar ...
admin - 12/12/2012 - 11:31 - American Libraries Magazine
“ We have the internet. We don’t need a library at all.” Comedian and political commentator BILL MAHER, on his Real Time with Bill Maher show, HBO, Oct. 14. ...
admin - 12/12/2012 - 11:27 - American Libraries Magazine
There is no frigate like a book, and no harbor like a library, where those who love books but can’t afford their own complete collections, or those who need a computer, or kids who need a safe place to read after school, or moms with toddlers who want the ...
admin - 12/12/2012 - 11:22 - American Libraries Magazine
All the time, you see, the council had been longing to improve the library service, and the only thing standing in the way was–the libraries” Author PHILIP PULLMAN, slamming the Brent (U.K.) Council for its claim that closing half of its libraries would h ...
admin - 12/12/2012 - 11:20 - American Libraries Magazine
With our schools under great financial pressure, students are relying on the library for more up-to-date equipment, references, and materials than the school can provide. People are also turning to the library for entertainment materials, including books, ...
admin - 12/12/2012 - 11:17 - American Libraries Magazine
But the libraries at the anti-Wall Street protests are not quite as novel as they first appear. They have a tradition going back the better part of two centuries. In a recent article, Matthew Battles, the author of Libraries: An Unquiet History (Norton, 2 ...
admin - 12/12/2012 - 11:15 - American Libraries Magazine
“ If I learned anything in my visit to Loudoun County—it’s a reaffirmation of the power of reading. Hundreds of kids and parents turned out to discuss the way books change our view of the world, of each other. And the kids at Loudoun County Juvenile Deten ...
admin - 12/12/2012 - 11:42 - American Libraries Magazine
Librarians and artists have an affinity for one another, perhaps because we’re both outlaws. We seek understanding rather than agreement. We are open to greater worlds than the day to day world we occupy. We are often left to stand alone from the first, t ...
admin - 12/12/2012 - 11:10 - American Libraries Magazine
Much speech is protected that is not wholesome or uplifting. The court was merely saying that the choice as to whether to engage in or receive such speech should be made by us, not by government. First Amendment attorney Steven Helle on the June 27 U.S. S ...
admin - 12/12/2012 - 11:06 - American Libraries Magazine