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
Webinar participants will learn to identify sources to locate, review and access international films for youth. We will discuss specific films that depict themes including: socio-economic conflicts, gender identity, cultural heritage, family relationships ...
JNAJDUCH - 03/11/2013 - 11:06 - Association for Library Service to Children (ALSC)
Large or small, bright and colorful or muted and calm, teen spaces are a critical part of the library. But for many libraries on a tight budget, creating a teen space can be a challenge. Join Katherine Trouren Trend for a practical discussion on how to wo ...
EGAUS - 10/31/2012 - 14:40 - Young Adult Library Services Association (YALSA)
What constitutes a professional in library technical services, and how do we define what is professional-level work? Do you find that the library/information science degree is the best preparation for high-level technical services tasks and responsibiliti ...
CMCCONNELL - 10/12/2012 - 15:39 - Association for Library Collections & Technical Services (ALCTS)
Children deserve the best in everything, and library service is no different. But what does superior library service to children look like? The ALSC Core Competencies identify the skills, orientations and understandings that children can expect of the ded ...
JNAJDUCH - 01/25/2013 - 16:39 - Association for Library Service to Children (ALSC)
Resource Description and Access (RDA) is the successor to the cataloging rules, AACR2. RDA completely revamps the structure of the cataloging instructions by closely following the entity-relationship model used to construct databases. However, as complex ...
ANOVAK - 02/08/2013 - 16:12 - Association for Library Collections & Technical Services (ALCTS)
Many libraries will be implementing Resource Description & Access (RDA) early in 2013. What will this mean for technical services and other library staff? How are RDA records different from AACR2 records? This webinar provides a general overview of th ...
JREESE - 01/30/2013 - 12:04 - Association for Library Collections & Technical Services (ALCTS)
The mission of the ALCTS Publishing Program is to serve the information needs of ALCTS members and the broader library community in areas of expertise related to selecting, obtaining, preserving, and providing access to resources required by library users ...
ANOVAK - 10/09/2012 - 13:14 - Association for Library Collections & Technical Services (ALCTS)
Have you ever wondered why we have library classification systems and how they work? How does one system organize information compared to another? This webinar covers basic, general principles of classification, presents the basic structure of the two mai ...
ANOVAK - 02/13/2013 - 11:03 - Association for Library Collections & Technical Services (ALCTS)
In these days of increased competition and limited resources, organizations are being asked to define and measure their value. Universities are asked to report on return on investment. Federal, state, and local institutions must make the case on how well ...
ANOVAK - 08/06/2012 - 12:26 - Association for Library Collections & Technical Services (ALCTS)
Back by popular demand! Join Shauna Yusko for a look at 45 “Must Know” fiction and nonfiction YA titles released in the second half of 2012. Shauna will highlight Dystopian, Not to Miss Non-Fiction, Paranormal, Historical Fiction, Quiet Gems, and Middle ...
SKUENN - 10/16/2012 - 14:35 - Young Adult Library Services Association (YALSA)