Fred Reuland Program Officer email@example.com CHICAGO — Library managers, directors and deans may feel overwhelmed by choices in today’s economy as a single job posting attracts hundreds of applicants. But how can you assure that you actually find the best person for the job? The Library
05/03/2013 - 13:11
Frederick Reuland Program Officer firstname.lastname@example.org CHICAGO — “A picture is worth a thousand words!” That old saying is widely spoken, but are you taking heed of all of the opportunities to promote your Library visually? The Library Leadership & Management Association (LLAMA), a division of
04/30/2013 - 17:32
CHICAGO- Utilizing Carl Harvey’s petition for school libraries on WhiteHouse.gov as a teachable moment, the AASL Advocacy and Legislation Committees have developed a wiki site for high school librarians to raise awareness of the historical roots of the petition process. The site, located at
12/27/2012 - 13:33
According to research conducted by the Library Journal, 40 percent of the nation's librarians will have retired by the end of this decade. Are you ready??? The Library Leadership and Management Association (LLAMA) will present a new webinar on this topic featuring Dr. Paula M. Singer,
12/27/2012 - 13:41
Laura Schulte-Cooper Program Officer email@example.com CHICAGO- The Association for Library Service to Children (ALSC), a division of the American Library Association (ALA), seeks a member content editor for its upcoming Advocacy website and accompanying newsletter. The mission of the new site is
04/26/2013 - 17:27
Jenny Levine Internet Strategist firstname.lastname@example.org CHICAGO- Attendees can keep track of everything while on the go at the 2013 ALA Annual Conference in Chicago— the mobile app for the Conference Scheduler puts all the information right at your fingertips, including your existing schedule, list of
06/07/2013 - 16:32
Fred Reuland LLAMA Program Officer, Continuing Education email@example.com CHICAGO- Are you looking for an easy way to gather data about your library users’ needs and preferences that is fast and economical? Then focus groups may be your best choice. The Library Leadership and Management
08/13/2013 - 13:51
Karen O'Brien Director firstname.lastname@example.org CHICAGO — The Committee on Accreditation (COA) of the American Library Association (ALA) has issued a call for comments on the proposed revision to the 2008 Standards for Accreditation of Master's Programs in Library and Information Studies. Comments
12/09/2013 - 11:38
Fred Reuland LLAMA Programs Officer email@example.com CHICAGO — Every library manager knows how important it is to hire the right person for a position. But making that decision can sometimes feel like a huge gamble. Learning how other managers are doing it successfully can turn that gamble into
02/24/2014 - 16:35
Kara O'Keefe Manager, Membership Marketing firstname.lastname@example.org CHICAGO — The Public Library Association (PLA) is pleased to announce Arianna Huffington, the chair, president and editor-in-chief of the Huffington Post Media Group, and author of 14 books, as an Adult Author Lunch Speaker at the PLA
07/14/2015 - 15:21
2014120's blog Ignite Session offers fast, cheap marketing tips by Phil Morehart Librarians flew through low- to no-cost marketing solutions in the Monday Ignite Session, Marketing On-the-Cheap for Small Libraries. The 30-minute Ignite Sessions consi ...
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geberhart's blog News from ALA and the profession ALA News 2015 ALA Presidential Candidates Forum (video) Council II actions Apply to host a STEM exhibit The ALA Archives: Building on the Association's past Midwinter Meeting News Cornel West and ...
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GL9109091's blog The actor and Reading Rainbow host discusses his important influences by Sanhita SinhaRoy LeVar Burton may be known for many things—playing Geordi La Forge on Star Trek: The Next Generation, Kunta Kinte on the Roots miniseries, and l ...
GL9109091 - 02/05/2015 - 15:34 - American Libraries Magazine
GL9109091's blog Authors relish their genre, while debating its relationship to fantasy as a whole by Phil Morehart Dark fantasy and science fiction and their intricacies, conventions, and differences were front and center during a panel discussion o ...
GL9109091 - 02/04/2015 - 11:25 - American Libraries Magazine
2014120's blog Building on the Association’s past by George Eberhart The ALA Archives is the Association’s official repository, housed at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign since 1973. The archives maintains official records, corresponden ...
2014120 - 02/03/2015 - 10:15 - American Libraries Magazine
GL9109091's blog LITA's Top Tech Trends panel tackles big issues By Phil Morehart The Library Information Technology Association’s (LITA) Top Technology Trends panel convened on Sunday at the 2015 ALA Midwinter Meeting & Exhibits in Chicago, ...
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GL9109091's blog Librarians launch an award for self-published novels by George M. Eberhart In 2013, a group of librarians in northern Illinois teamed up to create “ Soon To Be Famous: The Illinois Author Project ” to demonstrate how important self-p ...
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geberhart's blog The top books, video, and audiobooks for children and young adults The American Library Association on February 2 announced the top books, video, and audiobooks for children and young adults—including the Caldecott, Coretta Scott Kin ...
geberhart - 02/04/2015 - 13:10 - 1 comment - American Libraries Magazine
2014120's blog Professor describes civil rights leader as 'a special man' by George Eberhart The Black Caucus of the American Library Association and the ALA Social Responsibilities Round Table held the 15th annual holiday observance and su ...
2014120 - 02/03/2015 - 10:16 - American Libraries Magazine
GL9109091's blog Jazz musician entertains at the Wrap Up/Rev Up celebration by Sanhita SinhaRoy Troy “Trombone Shorty” Andrews knows how to entertain a crowd. And the hundreds of librarians at the February 2 Wrap Up/Rev Up celebration at the ALA Midw ...
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