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 New University Library: Four Case Studie s Matthew Conner What is the future of the academic library, and how are institutions coping with the challenges that are already being imposed by its changing functions and purpose? Using the results of a year ...
HDAVIES - 11/05/2012 - 16:11 - Libraries Transform
Past or Portal? Enhancing Undergraduate Learning through Special Collections and Archives Edited by Eleanor Mitchell, Peggy Seiden, and Suzy Taraba In the age of ubiquitous access to information and mass digitization of materials, library special collecti ...
HDAVIES - 11/05/2012 - 15:24 - Libraries Transform
Numeric Data Services and Sources for the General Reference Librarian Lynda M. Kellam and contribution by Katharin Peter This guidebook serves as a primer to developing and supporting social science statistical and numerical data sources in the academic l ...
HDAVIES - 11/05/2012 - 15:29 - Libraries Transform
Tablet Computers in the Academic Librar y Edited by Rebecca K. Miller, Heather Moorefield-Lang, and Carolyn Meier In the past few years tablet computing has seemingly emerged from nowhere to spark exciting conversations about the future of academic libr ...
HDAVIES - 11/05/2012 - 15:46 - Libraries Transform
Next-Gen Library Catalogs (THE TECH SET® #1) Marshall Breeding Help your library stand out within the crowded landscape of information providers with Marshall Breeding’s new, highly practical guide to interactive next-generation library catalogs. Learn ho ...
HDAVIES - 10/12/2012 - 13:11 - Libraries Transform
“The Future of Academic Reading—BGSU Discussion” A day-long session at Bowling Green State University in March, 2011 explored this topic with students, faculty, and administrators, who gave examples of how they read digital information, including specific ...
HDAVIES - 09/21/2012 - 15:56 - Libraries Transform
Frequently Asked E-book Questions by Public Librarians. Prepared by the OITP E-book Task Force, June 2011. The OITP E-book Task Force is responding to FAQs sent to us by public librarians. ...
HDAVIES - 09/21/2012 - 15:30 - Libraries Transform
Against the Grain – “The Future of the Textbook” In 2008, the digital textbook market was worth around $1.5 billion. By 2013, the market is expected to grow to approximately $4.1 billion. By 2020 digital textbooks are expected to generate around $8.3 bi ...
HDAVIES - 09/21/2012 - 15:26 - Libraries Transform
Michael Kelley- "New Ebook Platform from McGraw-Hill Professional Offers Unlimited Concurrent Usage,"- Library Journal McGraw-Hill Professional launched a new ebook platform on May 13 that offers libraries one-to-four-year subscription plans an ...
HDAVIES - 09/21/2012 - 15:21 - Libraries Transform
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