Jennifer Habley Manager, Web Communications firstname.lastname@example.org 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 email@example.com 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 firstname.lastname@example.org 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 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 2017-2021. Details
06/21/2016 - 13:49
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 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 email@example.com 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 firstname.lastname@example.org 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
Creating the Customer-Driven Academic Library Jeannette Woodward With more and more scholarly content available online and accessible almost anywhere, where does the traditional “brick and mortar” library fit in? In this book Jeannette Woodward attacks th ...
HDAVIES - 09/19/2012 - 12:16 - Libraries Transform
Creating a Digital Media Lab at Your Library (PLA On-Demand Webinar)R. Toby Greenwalt and Mikael "Mick" Jacobsen This webinar explores the new wave of creative spaces appearing in public libraries all over the United States and explain why libra ...
RGERBER - 10/12/2012 - 13:14 - Libraries Transform
Complete Copyright for K–12 Librarians and Educators Carrie Russell School librarians and educators have specific copyright questions that are often glossed over in larger books on the subject. Now, thanks to best-selling copyright authority Carrie Russel ...
HDAVIES - 09/19/2012 - 12:29 - Libraries Transform
This resource list represents leadership development training opportunities for library professionals at all levels and specialties within the library community. Association of College and Research Libraries (ACRL) and Harvard University, Graduate School ...
admin - 04/27/2015 - 11:14 - Offices of the American Library Association
Library Fund Raising: A Selected Annotated Bibliography (ALA Library Fact Sheet 24) ALA Library Fact Sheet providing guidance on securing financial backing for your library. Professional Tips Wiki page on fundraising Libraries often need funding beyond wh ...
admin - 11/21/2012 - 09:42 - Professional Tools
In addition to the skills acquired in obtaining an MLS, librarians also need administration and management skills. Running a library is about creating and managing budgets, setting policies for staff and patrons, providing customer service to your patrons ...
admin - 11/07/2012 - 15:09 - Professional Tools
The ALA Public Programs Office offers grants for several different programs from traveling exhibitions to discussion programs involving books, film, and cassette tapes to literary programs and other forms of library cultural programs for adults. All of th ...
admin - 01/04/2013 - 09:51 - Offices of the American Library Association
Introduction | Leadership and Vision | Leadership Traits | Annotated Bibliography | Survey Responses | Self-Assessment Introduction Leadership is a highly relevant topic for the library profession. Some writers have suggested that we may be headed towar ...
admin - 01/07/2013 - 10:34 - New Members Round Table (NMRT)