Jennifer Habley Manager, Web Communications firstname.lastname@example.org CHICAGO – David Loertscher, innovative educational researcher and learning commons revolutionary, will exemplify the anywhere, anytime learning concept by facilitating an online working session during the American Association of School
09/16/2014 - 13:56
Anna Lam Communications Specialist email@example.com CHICAGO – The Young Adult Library Services Association (YALSA), a division of the American Library Association (ALA), has launched its 2015 Teen Read Week website, www.ala.org/teenread. Teen Read Week is an opportunity for libraries to showcase to
04/15/2015 - 12:38
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 named Jessica Snow, teen services team leader at Central of the Boston (Massachusetts) Public Library as the member manager of its
08/25/2015 - 11:29
Leighann Wood Membership and Awards Program Specialist email@example.com BOSTON —The annual Best Free Reference Websites list was announced at the Reference and User Services Association’s (RUSA) Book and Media Awards Ceremony at the American Library Association’s Midwinter Meeting in Boston on Sunday
01/10/2016 - 17:49
Fred Reuland Continuing Education Program Officer firstname.lastname@example.org CHICAGO — Do you sometimes feel like you’ve been left behind in a world driven by ever-increasing amounts of data? The Library Leadership and Management Association (LLAMA) and the LLAMA Assessment Section will present “What’s Your
09/16/2016 - 16:18
Delin Guerra Program Officer email@example.com CHICAGO — After a sold-out success last year, the American Library Association (ALA) is again providing an opportunity for members and others to be part of a Tour to Cuba during the Havana Book Fair, Feb. 10-17, 2017. In addition to the Havana Book Fair
09/20/2016 - 14:47
Fred Reuland LLAMA Program Officer, Continuing Education firstname.lastname@example.org Most people tend to think of speaking and writing when they hear the term communication skills. However, those are only two of the skills librarians need to effectively communicate with their users, colleagues, and
02/28/2017 - 16:27
Delin Guerra Program Officer email@example.com CHICAGO — Join the American Library Association (ALA) on another seven-day tour to Cuba, March 3-10, 2018. Last year’s sold-out tour was a success! We’re expecting an even more rewarding tour this year. The tour includes visits to UNESCO historical sites
09/05/2017 - 16:09
Macey Morales Deputy Director firstname.lastname@example.org CHICAGO — American Library Association (ALA) President Loida Garcia-Febo and members of the ALA Workplace Wellness Advisory Committee announce the relaunch of ALA-Allied Professional Association’s (ALA-APA) Workplace Wellness website. The site now
07/09/2018 - 10:33
Mary Mackay Director, Marketing email@example.com CHICAGO — Attendees can keep track of everything while on the go at the 2012 ALA Annual Conference in Anaheim. The new mobile app for the Conference Scheduler puts all the information people need right at their fingertips, including their existing
12/28/2012 - 09:39
The 2018 class of ALA Emerging Leaders was charged with identifying data competency training resources for the Public Library Association. It has become increasingly important for library professionals to be able to gather, analyze, and communicate data i ...
SHOFMANN - 12/13/2018 - 15:47 - Public Library Association (PLA)
Wednesday, 3/20/2019 2:00 PM-3:00 PM (Eastern) 1:00 PM-2:00 PM (Central) 12:00 PM-1:00 PM (Mountain) 11:00 AM-12:00 PM (Pacific) This is part 3 of the five-part series Research and Publication Basics. This webinar will address the process of describing o ...
BMORRIS - 02/21/2019 - 11:06 - Association for Library Collections & Technical Services (ALCTS)
Wednesday, 2/13/2019 2:00 PM-3:00 PM (Eastern) 1:00 PM-2:00 PM (Central) 12:00 PM-1:00 PM (Mountain) 11:00 AM-12:00 PM (Pacific) Collection development is challenging for academic libraries due to the rising cost of e-resources. Over the past five years, ...
BMORRIS - 02/21/2019 - 11:14 - Association for Library Collections & Technical Services (ALCTS)
Summer is a critical time for children, and according to research from the National Summer Learning Association, children can lose up to 3 months of their school year learning during this time. Libraries have long embraced their role in the summer learnin ...
KFIGLIULO - 01/22/2019 - 10:43 - Association for Library Service to Children (ALSC)
Wednesday, 2/20/2019 12:00 PM-1:30 PM (Eastern) 11:00 AM-12:30 PM (Central) 10:00 AM-11:30 AM (Mountain) 9:00 AM-10:30 AM (Pacific) Oftentimes, adult patrons ask public librarians indirectly about financial situations in which they have found themselves. ...
NMOORE - 01/03/2019 - 14:14 - Reference & User Services Association (RUSA)
Tuesday, 3/19/2019- Wednesday, 3/20/2019 [show times] 10:00 AM-6:00 PM (Eastern) 9:00 AM-5:00 PM (Central) 8:00 AM-4:00 PM (Mountain) 7:00 AM-3:00 PM (Pacific) Knowledge base management has never been a simple task and has become ever more complex as the ...
BMORRIS - 02/27/2019 - 16:46 - Association for Library Collections & Technical Services (ALCTS)
Tuesday, 2/12/2019- Wednesday, 2/13/2019 [show times] 10:00 AM-6:00 PM (Eastern) 9:00 AM-5:00 PM (Central) 8:00 AM-4:00 PM (Mountain) 7:00 AM-3:00 PM (Pacific) The e-Forum provides an opportunity for librarians and library science students to discuss issu ...
BMORRIS - 02/07/2019 - 13:00 - Association for Library Collections & Technical Services (ALCTS)
Have you wanted to perform research but don’t know where to start? Do you have an idea for research but are unsure about what to do next? Do you want to understand how to perform assessment or how to visualize data to show value to stakeholders? Then this ...
BMORRIS - 12/06/2018 - 16:37 - Association for Library Collections & Technical Services (ALCTS)
Wednesday, 3/27/2019 2:00 PM-3:00 PM (Eastern) 1:00 PM-2:00 PM (Central) 12:00 PM-1:00 PM (Mountain) 11:00 AM-12:00 PM (Pacific) This session was presented on March 27, 2019. Access the recording and materials now: Webinar Recording YouTube Video Presenta ...
BMORRIS - 04/05/2019 - 16:02 - Association for Library Collections & Technical Services (ALCTS)
How do we prepare young children to be able to communicate and express themselves in any medium? What are the key critical thinking skills that young children need in order to understand, navigate, and create material in all formats? Computational thinkin ...
SHOFMANN - 12/13/2018 - 08:17 - Public Library Association (PLA)