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.
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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
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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
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Biz of Acq — Promoting eBooks at the University of Maryland Eastern Shore Nyirenda, Cynthia. Against the Grain; Jun2012, Vol.24 Issue 3, p61-62. Database: Library, Information Science & Technology Abstracts with Full Text The article presents research ...
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The Current Budget Environment and Its Impact on Libraries, Publishers and Vendors. Collins, Tim. Journal of Library Administration; Jan2012, Vol. 52 Issue 1, p18-35. DOI: 10.1080/01930826.2012.630643 Database: Library, Information Science & Technolog ...
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User perceptions of ebooks versus print books for class reserves in an academic library Rojeski, Mara. Reference Services Review 2012, Vol. 40 Issue 2, p228-241. DOI: 10.1108/00907321211228291 Database: Library, Information Science & Technology Abstra ...
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Give ’Em What They Want: A One-Year Study of Unmediated Patron-Driven Acquisition of e-Books Karen S. Fischer, Michael Wright, Kathleen Clatanoff, Hope Barton, and Edward Shreeves In September 2009, the University of Iowa Libraries embarked on an experime ...
HDAVIES - 10/08/2012 - 15:25 - Libraries Transform
History of the Ebook: The Changing Face of Books Laura Manley & Robert P. Holley. Technical Services Quarterly. Volume 29, Issue 4, 2012 DOI:10.1080/07317131.2012.705731 The history of the ebook and e-readers began before World War II with Vannevar Bu ...
HDAVIES - 09/26/2012 - 09:35 - Libraries Transform
E-Books and Libraries: What’s Next? (PLA On-Demand Webinar) Jamie LaRue Douglas County (Colo.) Libraries director, Jamie LaRue is not content to wait for a resolution to the public library e-book borrowing/lending model to appear, and instead has been for ...
RGERBER - 11/30/2012 - 12:53 - Libraries Transform
The Guardian – “EU Anger Over eBook Deal Suggests Hard Times Ahead for Publishers” On March 1, 2011, several publishing offices in Europe were raided by inspectors from the European Commission. The reason—the agency model adopted by many big publishers ma ...
HDAVIES - 10/10/2012 - 15:45 - Libraries Transform
Publishers Weekly: “E-Books Rock,” by Daisy Maryles For the first time in PW 's 100+ years of annual features on bestsellers, the magazine collected statistics on e-book sales. This first report was spotty, since many publishers declined to share th ...
HDAVIES - 10/10/2012 - 15:04 - Libraries Transform
Wall Street Journal – “ E-Book Lending Takes Off: New Online Clubs That Let Readers Share Have Drawbacks but Worry Publishers” and The Globe and Mail – “ The Rise of the E-Book Lending Model” The Kindle Lending Club was begun by a business consultant, ...
HDAVIES - 10/10/2012 - 14:53 - Libraries Transform
Adobe Digital Editions Supported Devices. A list of of devices that support Adobe PDF and EPUB content. ...
HDAVIES - 10/08/2012 - 15:51 - Libraries Transform