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
Guidelines for e-mail reviewers Job seekers (reviewees) send their resumes to the Résumé Review Service (RRS) email account with some information about the type of library that they are interested in and their area of specialization. The co-chairs of the ...
admin - 10/29/2018 - 14:38 - Social Responsibilities Round Table (SRRT)
YALSA is your source for training and consulting in services for teens. Among other resources and programs, our training and consulting portfolio includes: Face-to-face institutes: YALSA offers face-to-face training! You provide the attendees and the spac ...
admin - 07/11/2018 - 16:31 - Young Adult Library Services Association (YALSA)
Thank you for volunteering to work at the Resume Booth at the upcoming conference! Your help is truly appreciated. For those of you who haven't volunteered before, here's a list of things you'll be required to do. If possible, please show u ...
admin - 03/13/2018 - 10:37 - Social Responsibilities Round Table (SRRT)
by Nanako Kodaira Listing your boss as a reference It is commonly believed that in order for you to secure a job, you cannot avoid listing your boss as a reference whether you like it or not. Otherwise, you can never find a job. But wait! Is this really t ...
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Journal Articles Adams, Susan. “Secrets Of Making The Most Of Job Search Websites.” Forbes.Com, 13 (2014). The article discusses tips for using job search web sites effectively. It explains why job seekers need to spend only 10 percent of their time on ...
admin - 03/13/2018 - 10:02 - Social Responsibilities Round Table (SRRT)
by Nanako Kodaira General Overview In the academic environment, believe it or not, from the time you submit your resume to your prospective employer until the time you hear something back from them for the first time (i.e., this could be simply a rejectio ...
admin - 03/13/2018 - 09:54 - Social Responsibilities Round Table (SRRT)
Career Journal The Wall Street Journal Executive Career Site- Massive site sponsored by the Wall Street Journal. Look under the Discussions section for posts on "Tough Interview Questions." LISJOBS.com Another site dedicated to libraries, author ...
admin - 03/13/2018 - 09:47 - Social Responsibilities Round Table (SRRT)
Committee Mission The Resume Review Service Committee gives NMRT members an opportunity to have their resumes and/or cover letters reviewed via e-mail by experienced professionals in the field. In addition, the Committee provides on-site resume reviewing ...
admin - 03/12/2018 - 12:04 - Social Responsibilities Round Table (SRRT)
Below are the notes from ALA Executive Board conference calls for the current year. If you have any questions, please contact LaTasha Bryant, Executive Board Secretariat 800-545-2433, ext. 3203. 2017-2018 November 30, 2017 Conference Call Notes September ...
LBRYANT2 - 12/07/2017 - 17:05 - About ALA
“Trying to find information on the Web is like walking into a library after an earthquake, with the books strewn all over the floor.” —Debra Jones, Exploring the Internet Using Critical Thinking Skills, 1998 How to Evaluate Information Resources Tips for ...
admin - 10/04/2017 - 16:38 - Advocacy, Legislation & Issues