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
Schools With Automated Collections Have Higher Average MCAS Scores School library is for disadvantaged children a major source of exposure to books, magazines, and the newer media These Library Variables Affect MCAS Scores Title School libraries and MCAS ...
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Libraries Improve Chidlren's Comprehension Skills, Language Development, and Creativity Readiness for Academic Tasks has Become a High Priority for Public Schools To Enhance Literacy Development, it is Imperative that Children Interact with a Rich Va ...
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Are they really ready to work?: Employers' perspectives on the basic knowledge and applied skills of new entrants to the 21st century U.S. workforce
Students gain important critical thinking and career-building skills at the public library Public libraries can help high schools prepare students for college or 21st century careers Title Are they really ready to work?: Employers' perspectives on th ...
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Students gain important critical thinking and career-building skills at the public library Title What Does 'Ready' Mean? Publication Type Journal Article Year of Publication 2007 Authors Olson, L Journal Education Week Volume 26 Issue 40 Paginat ...
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Public libraries create a bridge for teens across the digital divide Teens are regular and enthusiastic patrons Title The state of America's libraries Publication Type Book Year of Publication 2008 Authors American Library Association (ALA) Publisher ...
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Children's Librarians Provide Meaningful Interactions Between Young Children and Literature Library's Storytime Programs Help Families Explore Children's Material Title Storytime Model for Large Groups: Implications for Early Literacy. Publ ...
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Public libraries can help high schools prepare students for college or 21st century careers Title Skill levels of U.S. grads leave employers cold Publication Type Journal Article Year of Publication 2007 Authors Schoeff, Jr., M Journal Workforce Managemen ...
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Four elements generate excitement about the public library Libraries have helped many generations of children develop reading skills. Libraries have Opportunity to Provide Early Literacy and Learning Experiences Public libraries could have a greater impac ...
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School Librarians Rock! Librarians' Powerful Impact on Literacy Development: Reflections of Teacher Candidates.
Library-media specialists are partners with classroom teachers The librarian has helped to develop the love of books Title School Librarians Rock! Librarians' Powerful Impact on Literacy Development: Reflections of Teacher Candidates. Publication Typ ...
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public libraries offer positive literacy environments to children Public libraries offer positive literacy environments for young children Librarians help build the preliteracy skills underlying school readiness Libraries are an ideal place to take on def ...
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