ALA and ProLiteracy seek pilot sites for adult literacy library initiative – deadline extended to July 12
Kristin Lahurd Literacy Officer email@example.com 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
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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 firstname.lastname@example.org 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
email@example.com Program officer, continuing education firstname.lastname@example.org 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 email@example.com 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
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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
Screentastic! Using Screencasting as a Reference and Customer Service Tool (PLA On-Demand Webinar) Mikael "Mick" Jacobsen If you’re interested in learning more about screencasts and hearing tips on how to create them, this is the perfect on-dema ...
RGERBER - 10/12/2012 - 13:21 - Libraries Transform
E-Books and Customer Service at Your Library (PLA On-Demand Webinar) Leah L. White and Gwyneth Stupar How can you improve your patrons’ e-book experience at your library? This webinar will look at library customer service related to e-books. Presenters wi ...
RGERBER - 10/10/2012 - 15:01 - Libraries Transform
Young Adults Deserve the Best: Strengthening Teen Services through Technology kit YALSA This kit provides libraries with 1) resources to help library workers gain confidence in using tech resources with teens and 2) with specific tech tools that can easil ...
RGERBER - 10/04/2012 - 11:40 - Libraries Transform
The Transformed Library: E-books, Expertise, and Evolution Jeannette Woodward This wide-ranging survey takes stock of our institutions' strengths, weaknesses, opportunities, and threats, analyzing how libraries and the very concept of librarianship ...
RGERBER - 09/19/2012 - 12:37 - Libraries Transform
Building the Digital Branch: Designing Effective Library Websites (ALA TechSource Workshop) David Lee King Wednesday, October 10, at 2:30pm Eastern/1:30 Central/12:30 Mountain/11:30am Pacific Every library needs a presence on the web. Whether you wo ...
RGERBER - 09/19/2012 - 12:24 - Libraries Transform
Next-Gen Library Redesign (THE TECH SET® #16) Michael Lascarides While technology has changed what we do and how we do it, the library’s mission to provide users with the information they need has not changed. This concise guide will help you choose an ...
RGERBER - 09/19/2012 - 14:24 - Libraries Transform
Building Mobile Library Applications (THE TECH SET® #12) Jason A. Clark Meet the growing demand for real-time mobile information by learning application design and development just for libraries. Learn how to develop an iPhone or Android application for y ...
RGERBER - 09/19/2012 - 12:39 - Libraries Transform
Drupal in Libraries (THE TECH SET® #14) Kenneth J. Varnum Drupal is a free and open-source content management system (CMS) that many libraries use to create well-designed, easy-to-use and manage websites. Go step-by-step through the decisions and task ...
RGERBER - 09/19/2012 - 12:40 - Libraries Transform
Mobile Technology and Libraries (THE TECH SET® #2) Jason Griffey Librarians must keep pace with this trend and integrate themselves into the mobile realm if they wish to deliver enhanced user services. Mobile Technology and Libraries is a practical, easy- ...
RGERBER - 09/19/2012 - 14:11 - Libraries Transform
Microblogging and Lifestreaming in Libraries (THE TECH SET® #3) Robin M. Hastings Microblogging and lifestreaming applications like Twitter, Tumblr, and Friend Feed are all around you and your users in everyday life. In Microblogging and Lifestreaming in ...
RGERBER - 09/19/2012 - 11:22 - Libraries Transform