ALA and ProLiteracy seek pilot sites for adult literacy library initiative – deadline extended to July 12
Kristin Lahurd Literacy Officer firstname.lastname@example.org CHICAGO – ALA’s Office for Diversity, Literacy and Outreach Services and ProLiteracy have joined efforts to further the initiatives outlined in the Adult Literacy through Libraries National Library Literacy Action Agenda. With a grant from the
07/07/2015 - 16:37
CHICAGO- ALA TechSource announces a new workshop: Drupal Basics: What Drupal Can Do for Your Library. This 90-minute workshop will take place at 2:30 p.m. Eastern/1:30 p.m. Central/12:30 p.m. Mountain/11:30 a.m. Pacific on Wednesday, May 30, 2012. Over the past few years, the popularity of Drupal
12/27/2012 - 13:27
CHICAGO – Registration is now open for the American Association of School Librarians’ (AASL) Fall Forum. “Transliteracy and the School Library Program” will be held Oct. 12- 13, 2012, in Greenville, S.C. New this year, those unable to join AASL in South Carolina can attend the Fall Forum at a
12/27/2012 - 13:27
Melissa Prentice CHICAGO- LITA is pleased to offer two full-day workshops, to be held Friday, Jan. 20, 2012 as part of the ALA Midwinter Meeting in Dallas. Mark Phillips of University of North Texas Libraries is presenting Digital Curation at the Command Line. Curation of digital content for long
12/27/2012 - 13:32
Melissa Prentice CHICAGO — A new regional institute: "Writing for the Web," presented by Brenda Reeb of the University of Rochester, is now available, according to the Library and Information Technology Association (LITA). This full-day workshop presents best practices for writing for the
12/27/2012 - 13:45
Jillian Kalonick Markting/Public Relations Specialist email@example.com PHILADELPHIA — United for Libraries, in partnership with the Suffolk County Library Association, Suffolk School Library Media Association, Lambda Literary Foundation and Empire State Center for the Book, designated the Walt
09/16/2014 - 11:49
firstname.lastname@example.org Program officer, continuing education email@example.com CHICAGO — For many academic institutions that do full-day, on-site interviews of librarian candidates, the interview process is a grueling one that is intended to identify and weed out less desirable candidates. But this can
10/24/2014 - 16:21
Daniel Freeman Director firstname.lastname@example.org CHICAGO — ALA eLearning Solutions and American Libraries are adding some exciting updates to the popular monthly webcast American Libraries Live. AL Live has been helping to keep the library community up on the latest trends and discussions in our
09/14/2016 - 14:21
CHICAGO – At the American Library Association’s (ALA) 2011 Annual Conference in New Orleans, the American Association of School Librarians (AASL) announced the 2011 Top 25 Websites for Teaching and Learning. In its third year, the list of websites honors the top 25 Internet sites for enhancing
12/27/2012 - 13:41
Marc Chagall’s America Windows, family literacy program, New York Comic Con, new blog post from Likely Stories featured on @ your library.org website
Mark Gould CHICAGO —The reinstallation of Marc Chagall’s magnificent America Windows at the Art Institute of Chicago, a national family literacy program that reaches out to low income families, the New York Comic Con Convention and a post from the Likely Stories blog are featured at www
12/27/2012 - 13:42
Information for libraries and librarians serving Latinos & Spanish- speaking communities contains a list of resources designed for librarians serving a Spanish-speaking community. It includes a spanish dictionary for librarians who are not nessecarily ...
HDAVIES - 02/24/2016 - 12:58 - Libraries Transform
Effective and Proven Tools for Library Service to People Experiencing Poverty and Homelessness "Extending Our Reach: Reducing Homelessness Through Library Engagement" is designed to help librarians and library staff create meaningful library ser ...
JAMUNDSEN - 02/26/2016 - 16:14 - Offices of the American Library Association
Developing and Managing Electronic Collections: The Essentials by Peggy Johnson The complex issues associated with developing and managing electronic collections deserve special treatment, and library collection authority Peggy Johnson rises to the challe ...
RGERBER - 03/18/2016 - 12:32 - Libraries Transform
Download as a PDF Introduction When used appropriately, educational technology is a tool to assist with implementation of the Common Core Standards, help raise graduation rates, and prepare students for life beyond K-12 education. Technology employed in i ...
JHABLEY - 02/05/2016 - 15:34 - American Association of School Librarians (AASL)
Mentoring benefits both the new librarian and the experienced professional as each learns from the insights and perspectives of the other. This page presents information and resources to help you learn more about these transformative experiences. ALA Men ...
Anonymous - 07/06/2015 - 09:03 - Libraries Transform
In 2011, the U.S. Census Bureau estimated that 13%, or over 40 million people, in the U.S. were immigrants, defined as people residing in the U.S. who were not U.S. citizens at birth. This is about the same percentage as when ALA published The Polish Immi ...
karenmuller - 04/02/2014 - 11:22 - Professional Tools
ci•vil•i•ty n 1 archaic: training in the humanities 2 courtesy, politeness; a polite act or expression So what’s the relationship between civility and diversity? If we really think about the goals of diversity, we are seeking a workplace where differ ...
admin - 01/20/2016 - 15:46 - Advocacy, Legislation & Issues
Mentoring in the Library: Building for the Future Marta K. Lee Mentorship is essential to the health of any institution; sharing knowledge and experience transforms managers into stronger leaders and helps less senior employees improve their job skills. N ...
HDAVIES - 04/01/2013 - 11:45 - Libraries Transform
Successful Community Outreach: A How-To-Do-It Manual for Librarians Barbara Blake, Robert S. Martin, and Yunfei Du Here's a practical manual designed specifically to help librarians conceptualize and then implement an outreach program that will ach ...
HDAVIES - 04/01/2013 - 10:45 - Libraries Transform
English Journal: Mentoring and Teacher Development Vol. 102 No. 3 This episode of the serial English Journal discusses various aspects of mentoring. While the articles are aimed at English teachers, several of the entries discuss mentoring more generally. ...
HDAVIES - 03/20/2013 - 11:25 - Libraries Transform