CHICAGO — No doubt about it: strategic planning is a serious commitment. But when carried out skillfully, thoughtfully, and with sensitivity to the impacts on all those involved, it’s an undertaking that can pay large dividends for the library and its use ...
RCHRISTOPHER - 06/03/2019 - 14:19 - News and Press Center
CHICAGO — Of his earlier book, Against the Grain raved, “Reading this book brings a sense of hope, inspiration, and excitement for what the future holds for the new generation of hyperlinked librarians entering our profession.” Now Michael Stephens is bac ...
RCHRISTOPHER - 06/13/2019 - 08:17 - News and Press Center
The International Responsibilities Task Force of the American Library Association's (ALA) Social Responsibilities Round Table (SRRT) will present " Subverting Other People's Elections: History and Resources " featuring noted journalist ...
BJARNAGIN - 06/04/2019 - 14:17 - News and Press Center
Chicago-- A new LITA webinar on InterDisciplinary spaces is coming soon. Creating an InterDisciplinary Space @ Your Library Tuesday June 11, 2019, Noon – 1:00 pm Central Time Presenter: Jessica Bennett, Instruction and E Learning Librarian at Missouri Sta ...
MBEATTY3 - 05/31/2019 - 12:27 - News and Press Center
Melissa Kay Walling, CAE, IOM will join ALA as its new Director, Membership Development and Customer Service. She will begin at ALA June 17, 2019. Walling is an accomplished association executive with nearly 15 years of experience in serving members, staf ...
BCALVIN - 06/07/2019 - 18:44 - News and Press Center
Libraries = Strong Communities tour to end with rally celebration at ALA Annual Conference and Exhibition in Washington, D.C.
Macey Morales Deputy Director email@example.com CHICAGO – American Library Association (ALA) President Loida Garcia-Febo and other library advocates from across the country will celebrate the triumphant finish of Libraries = Strong Communities, a national ...
SZALUSKY - 05/30/2019 - 09:51 - News and Press Center
CHICAGO — The Young Adult Library Services Association (YALSA), a division of the American Library Association (ALA), has announced the recipients of its 2019 Teens’ Top Ten Book Giveaway. A total of 60 recipients will be receiving a set of the 2019 Teens ...
ALAM - 05/30/2019 - 11:33 - News and Press Center
CHICAGO — Join the Association of College and Research Libraries (ACRL) for its President’s Program at the 2019 ALA Annual Conference in Washington D.C. Hosted by ACRL President Lauren Pressley, this program will take place from 10:30 am-12:00 pm on Satur ...
DFREE - 05/29/2019 - 11:19 - News and Press Center
Chicago-- What library technology topics are you passionate about? Have something you can help others learn? LITA invites you to share your expertise with a national audience! Our courses and webinars are based on topics of interest to library technology ...
MBEATTY3 - 05/29/2019 - 10:53 - News and Press Center
Heather Pelham, Public Services Librarian, Georgetown County Library System, SC, has been selected for the 2019 Association of Specialized Government and Cooperative Library Agencies Exceptional Service Award. She was chosen for her advocacy and work re-e ...
NMOORE - 05/29/2019 - 14:45 - News and Press Center