Jennifer Habley Manager, Web Communications email@example.com CHICAGO – A new webinar from the American Association of School Librarians (AASL) will help school librarians create a website that is interactive and engaging to students, parents, teachers and other stakeholders in the learning community
11/18/2014 - 11:49
Anna Lam Communications Specialist firstname.lastname@example.org CHICAGO – The Young Adult Library Services Association (YALSA), a division of the American Library Association (ALA), has launched its Teen Programming HQ website. The mission of the new site is to provide a one-stop shop for library staff to find and
10/02/2015 - 15:43
Leighann Wood Membership and Awards Program Specialist email@example.com BOSTON — The annual list of Best Historical Materials was announced at the Reference and User Services Association (RUSA) Book and Media Awards Ceremony at the American Library Association’s Midwinter Meeting in Boston on Sunday.
01/10/2016 - 17:43
Delin Guerra Program Officer firstname.lastname@example.org CHICAGO — The ALA International Relations Committee (IRC) is seeking nominations to section standing committees of the International Federation of Library Associations and Institutions (IFLA). The selected representatives will serve 2017-2021. Details
06/21/2016 - 13:49
Delin Guerra Program Officer email@example.com CHICAGO — The ALA International Relations Committee (IRC) is seeking nominations to section standing committees of the International Federation of Library Associations and Institutions (IFLA). The selected representatives will serve 2019-2023. Details
07/17/2018 - 15:56
Dan Freeman CHICAGO- ALA Editions announces a new facilitated eCourse, Social Media Basics: Engaging Your Library Users. Paul Signorelli, former director of staff training and volunteer services for the San Francisco Public Library system, will lead this four-week course, which begins on May 21,
12/27/2012 - 13:27
Leonard Kniffel CHICAGO- Recently dubbed a spokeswoman for the simplicity movement by the New York Times, author and "Simple Living " television host Wanda Urbanska is the latest writer to sign on as a regular contributor to the American Library Association’s @ your library public
12/27/2012 - 13:45
Tips to green your routine, behind the scenes drama at Stephen Spielberg’s DreamWorks studio, I Love My Librarian Award featured on @ your library website
Mark Gould CHICAGO- An article by Rebecca Walden on realistic and surprisingly simple tips you can use to live sustainably and a story about the innovative new Richmond Grows Seed Lending Library, which opened recently at the Richmond (Calif.) Public Library, are featured on www.atyourlibrary.org
12/27/2012 - 13:45
Dan Freeman Editor firstname.lastname@example.org CHICAGO- By popular demand, ALA Editions announces a session of our facilitated eCourse, Social Media Basics: Engaging Your Library Users. Paul Signorelli, former director of staff training and volunteer services for the San Francisco Public Library system, will
05/12/2013 - 14:27
Dan Rude Membership/Marketing Specialist email@example.com CHICAGO- On May 1, 2013, the Association for Library Service to Children (ALSC) announced the launch of the Everyday Advocacy website. This member-driven site is a librarian’s companion for simple, effective ways to learn, share and make a
05/13/2013 - 17:00
Charge Plans the donations, marketing, and other aspects of GameRT's annual International Games Day @ your library initiative. Learn more about IGD at http://igd.ala.org. Log in to view contact information for committee members Composition Committee ...
JLEVINE - 09/26/2013 - 11:59 - Games & Gaming Round Table (GameRT)
Andrew Slack on how Harry Potter changed his life Activist Andrew Slack, cofounder and executive director of the Harry Potter Alliance (HPA), sees fantasy stories not as an escape from our world but as an invitation to delve deeper into our experiences. H ...
MPERA - 01/03/2014 - 13:49 - American Libraries Magazine
How to turn a pandemic simulation into an active learning experience By Troy Swanson and Tish Hayes Zombies now populate videogames, commercials (for everything from cars to Skittles), even spinoffs of classic books like Pride and Prejudice. This fall, th ...
bgoldberg - 12/10/2013 - 16:03 - American Libraries Magazine
In an era of learning with mobile devices, social networks, and digital media, it is time to rethink acceptable-use policies. Attendees learn approaches to creating social-media policies and guidelines that address behaviors, rather than technologies, a ...
admin - 02/26/2016 - 12:14 - American Association of School Librarians (AASL)
Findings NILPPA White Paper T his white paper summarizes the status, concerns, and opportunities in library programming. It is available online, and open to comments from from practicing librarians, library educators, partners, volunteers, library attende ...
CBARBUS - 12/08/2014 - 13:05 - Programming & Exhibitions
About the Survey The Cultural Programs for Adults in Public Libraries survey was conducted in 1998 by the American Library Association Public Programs office in cooperation with the University of Illinois Graduate School of Library and Information Science ...
CBARBUS - 08/20/2014 - 08:55 - Programming & Exhibitions
The ALA Public Programs Office promotes cultural and community programming as an essential part of library service. Research and evaluation both play an important role in demonstrating the value of library public programs. The following links include rese ...
CBARBUS - 01/16/2014 - 16:25 - Programming & Exhibitions
The American Library Association (ALA) Public Programs Office, in partnership with City Lore and Poets House, announces a new traveling exhibition that will be hosted by public libraries in six cities across the country. Bridging Cultures: Poetic Voices o ...
brussell3 - 04/05/2013 - 09:46 - Programming & Exhibitions
Film Programming for Public Libraries Kati Irons for PLA Screening movies is a fun, engaging way to bring people of all ages into the library, and this book offers the tools to make movie programming a reality at any public library. Irons, a public lib ...
HDAVIES - 10/12/2012 - 13:42 - Libraries Transform
Gaming in Libraries (THE TECH SET® #9) Kelly Czarnecki Author Kelly Czarnecki shows you how to host gaming events for all different types of users. You’ll learn to select systems and resources best suited to your library and budget, plan programs, and dev ...
HDAVIES - 09/19/2012 - 10:58 - Libraries Transform