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
Consumer Attitudes Toward E-book Reading, BISG, vol. 1, 2 & 3 Although much of the publishing industry is working hard to develop and implement digital strategies, there is little available research evaluating book consumers' actual interests in ...
HDAVIES - 09/21/2012 - 14:43 - Libraries Transform
“Publishing in the Digital Era: a Bain & Co. Study” This report has several interesting graphs and statistics, and includes the prediction that 15 percent to 25 percent of book sales will shift to digital format by 2015, and that the shift to digital ...
HDAVIES - 09/21/2012 - 14:20 - Libraries Transform
"Horizon Report 2011." The content of electronic books and the social activities they enable, rather than the device used to access them, are the keys to their popularity; nearly everyone carries some device that can function as an electronic re ...
HDAVIES - 09/21/2012 - 13:48 - Libraries Transform
"Horizon Report 2010." Already firmly established in the public sector, electronic books are gaining a foothold on campuses as well, where they serve as a cost-effective and portable alternative to heavy textbooks and supplemental reading select ...
HDAVIES - 09/21/2012 - 13:46 - Libraries Transform
Glazer, Sarah. "Future of Books." CQ Researcher 29, May 2009: 473-500. Web. 13 May 2011. Report on the future of books with a focus on eBooks while exploring issues, background, and outlooks in the industry ...
HDAVIES - 09/21/2012 - 13:42 - Libraries Transform
Expanding eBooks: Purchasing and lending at Canadian public libraries. August 2011. Publishers and libraries need eBook models that make sense and maintain a strong book industry in Canada. The following paper provides background to the conversation betw ...
HDAVIES - 09/21/2012 - 13:25 - Libraries Transform
Book as iPad App: Multimedia, Multi-Touch E-Books and their Future in Libraries--eCourse Nicole Hennig Your patrons trust your recommendations on what to read next, and as the use of iPads proliferates, they will look to you for recommendations on exemp ...
RGERBER - 11/05/2012 - 15:49 - Libraries Transform
How eBook Catalogs at Public Libraries Drive Publishers’ Book Sales and Profits- OverDrive Data presented in this white paper will demonstrate the ability of public libraries to drive sales of print and digital content ...
HDAVIES - 09/19/2012 - 15:55 - Libraries Transform
Collection Development in the Digital Age Maggie Fieldhouse and Audrey Marshall This collection explores evolving roles and ideas in collection development in the digital age. Recognizing the rapid change in library collection development and management i ...
HDAVIES - 09/19/2012 - 10:22 - Libraries Transform
E-Books 101 – A Look at Devices, Platforms, and Training Ideas (PLA On-Demand Webinar) Lynnanne Pearson Join Lynnanne Pearson, manager of adult popular services, Skokie (Ill.) Public Library for a basic look at the e-book devices your customers are usin ...
RGERBER - 10/10/2012 - 14:57 - Libraries Transform