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
"Does anyone here read?" Author LAURA LIPPMAN 's joking query to an audience of librarians at the PLA President's Program at Annual, after a series of audience questions went to her husband and co-speaker David Simon about his televisi ...
admin - 12/12/2012 - 11:04 - American Libraries Magazine
"Congratulations on the new library, because it isn't just a library. It is a space ship that will take you to the farthest reaches of the Universe, a time machine that will take you to the far past and the far future, a teacher that knows more ...
admin - 12/12/2012 - 10:59 - American Libraries Magazine
"Books are magic: you never know where they're going to end up. A book brings the project inside school buildings. When a gay kid goes to his school library and this book is there, it's a message to him that he's accepted." It Get ...
admin - 12/12/2012 - 10:55 - American Libraries Magazine
"It's a shame some libraries are closing, but this is not the end of civilisation. Quite the opposite." LEO BENEDICTUS, " The joy of e-reading," Prospect, March 23, 2011. ...
admin - 12/12/2012 - 10:52 - American Libraries Magazine
BOOKS. Keep them. Yes, e-readers are amazing, and yes, they will probably become a more dominant reading platform over time, but consider this about a book: It has a terrific, high-resolution display. It is pretty durable; you could get it a little wet an ...
admin - 12/12/2012 - 10:50 - American Libraries Magazine
I often ask people, especially noneducators, “How much of what you do in your job or profession did you learn in high school? In college? In the last five years? In the last month?” How much of living and working today is significantly dependent on our ab ...
admin - 12/12/2012 - 10:47 - American Libraries Magazine
At the same time, the HarperCollins model now further calls into question just what it is that libraries do for what class of people and why so much of what they offer is free. This question only used to come up when libraries purchased significant colle ...
admin - 12/12/2012 - 10:44 - American Libraries Magazine
"The next phase of the internet is about content." AOL CEO Tim Armstrong, PBS NewsHour, February 7, 2011. His company had just acquired The Huffington Post. ...
admin - 12/12/2012 - 09:56 - American Libraries Magazine
“ They’d probably be glad we’re still reading in this busy world.” Zetema President Caroline Campaigne, asked by the Chicago Tribune what founding members of the 100-year-old book club would think of e-books, February 26, 2011. ...
admin - 12/12/2012 - 09:59 - American Libraries Magazine
“ There is no doubt that Google’s relevancy has come under attack in an unprecedented way in recent months and it has been snowballing. This is an effort to slow down that snowballing.” Search Engine Land blogger Danny Sullivan on Google’s efforts to give ...
admin - 12/12/2012 - 10:02 - American Libraries Magazine