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  1. Heather Pelham has been selected for the 2019 ASGCLA Exceptional Service Award

    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

  2. How media consumption and technology impact the learning of K–12 students: an updated text

    CHICAGO — Though media literacy and information literacy are intertwined, there are important differences; and there has never been a more urgent need for an incisive examination of the crucial role librarians and other educators can play in teaching the ...

    RCHRISTOPHER - 05/29/2019 - 08:52 - News and Press Center

  3. 2020 Symposium on the Future of Libraries Opens Call for Session Proposals

    CHICAGO – The Center for the Future of Libraries is accepting session proposals for the 2020 Symposium on the Future of Libraries (January 24- 28, 2020, in Philadelphia, Pa.). Sponsored by the Center for the Future of Libraries, the Symposium features thr ...

    MFIGUEROA - 06/04/2019 - 14:05 - News and Press Center

  4. Tulsa City-County Library wins 2019 ALA/Information Today Library of the Future Award

    Cheryl Malden Program Officer cmalden@ala.org CHICAGO — The Tulsa City-County Library in Tulsa, Oklahoma, has been selected to receive the 2019 Library of the Future Award, sponsored by the American Library Association (ALA) and Information Today Inc. pub ...

    CMALDEN - 05/28/2019 - 16:31 - News and Press Center

  5. Dr. Mirah J. Dow wins Beta Phi Mu Award

    Cheryl M Malden Program Officer cmalden@ala.org CHICAGO — Dr. Mirah J. Dow, professor and director of the Ph.D. Program at Emporia State University School of Library and Information Management (SLIM), has been selected as the 2019 recipient of the America ...

    CMALDEN - 05/28/2019 - 16:29 - News and Press Center

  6. 2018 Justin Winsor Library History Essay Award to Steven Knowlton

    Danielle M. Ponton Program Manager for Round Tables dponton@ala.org CHICAGO — The Library History Round Table of the American Library Association has awarded the 2018 Justin Winsor Library History Essay Award to Steven Knowlton for "A Rapidly Escalat ...

    DALDERSON - 05/28/2019 - 16:28 - News and Press Center

  7. Gary Janetti to appear at United for Libraries’ The Laugh’s On Us sponsored by Ingram Content Group

    Trish McFadden Program Coordinator tmcfadden@ala.org EXTON, Pennsylvania — Gary Janetti will appear at United for Libraries’ The Laugh’s On Us sponsored by Ingram Content Group, featuring headlining standup comedian and author Paula Poundstone, from 5:30- ...

    TMCFADDEN - 05/28/2019 - 15:37 - News and Press Center

  8. ALA President Loida Garcia-Febo presents webinar: 'Libraries, Comics and Superheroes of Color: Strengthening our Reading Communities'

    The Graphic Novels & Comics Round Table is happy to partner with ALA President Loida Garcia-Febo to host a free webinar on the impact of representation and reflection of communities of color in comics. Please join us on June 12 th for the "Librar ...

    JCARMICHAEL - 05/28/2019 - 10:39 - News and Press Center

  9. Anonymity is examined in new book from the Center for the Future of Libraries

    CHICAGO — " Anonymity,” by Alison Macrina and Talya Cooper, is the newest volume in a series from ALA’s Center for the Future of Libraries. The Library Futures Series is edited by Miguel A. Figueroa, Director of the Center for the Future of Libraries ...

    RCHRISTOPHER - 05/28/2019 - 09:29 - News and Press Center

  10. ALA Public Policy and Advocacy Office welcomes 2019 Google Fellow Katelyn N. Ringrose

    WASHINGTON- The American Library Association’s (ALA) Public Policy and Advocacy Office announced today that Katelyn Ringrose will serve as ALA’s 2019 Google Policy Fellow. She will spend ten weeks in Washington, D.C. exploring diverse areas of the informa ...

    SHAWNDA.KAY - 05/28/2019 - 08:53 - News and Press Center