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
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
Verso – “2010 Survey of Book-Buying Behavior: Presented at Digital Book World, January 26, 2011” Some of the findings: 90% of e-reader owners will continue to buy print books; e-reader owners buy about the same number of print and digital books; predict ...
HDAVIES - 10/08/2012 - 15:38 - 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
EBOOKS AND BEYOND: UPDATE ON A SURVEY OF LIBRARY USERS Duncan, Ross. APLIS Dec2011, Vol. 24 Issue 4, p182-193, 12p, 15 Charts Database:Library, Information Science & Technology Abstracts with Full Text In April 2010 a survey was sent electronically to ...
HDAVIES - 09/24/2012 - 10:48 - 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
I M and SMS Reference Services for Libraries (THE TECH SET® #19) Amanda Bielskas and Kathleen M. Dreyer Users want real-time answers to their reference questions wherever and whenever they are. Increasingly, that means SMS and IM services. Providing tho ...
HDAVIES - 11/05/2012 - 15:27 - Libraries Transform
Qualitative Research and the Modern Library Valeda Dent Goodman Effective use of qualitative research creates better understanding of service needs within libraries. Librarians are able to improve programs, meet user expectations and implement improvement ...
HDAVIES - 11/05/2012 - 15:34 - Libraries Transform
Next-Gen Library Catalogs (THE TECH SET® #1) Marshall Breeding Help your library stand out within the crowded landscape of information providers with Marshall Breeding’s new, highly practical guide to interactive next-generation library catalogs. Learn ho ...
HDAVIES - 10/12/2012 - 13:11 - Libraries Transform
Against the Grain – “The Future of the Textbook” In 2008, the digital textbook market was worth around $1.5 billion. By 2013, the market is expected to grow to approximately $4.1 billion. By 2020 digital textbooks are expected to generate around $8.3 bi ...
HDAVIES - 09/21/2012 - 15:26 - Libraries Transform
BookTrix – “The eBook Revolution” The author argues that e-books can create new markets for books in the same way that mass market paperbacks did. Consumers have made clear that if books are inexpensive, they will buy and read more of them, taking on mo ...
HDAVIES - 09/21/2012 - 15:15 - Libraries Transform