September is Library Card Sign-up Month

September is Library Card Sign-up Month.  A time to remind parents and children that a library card is the most important school supply of all.

Follow along:

#LibraryCardSignUp

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Visit ilovelibraries.org/library-card


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READ poster featuring Sally (from Peanuts cartoon strip) Happiness is having your own libary card

Poster featuring Snoopy: Here's Joe Cool hanging out in front of the library, about to use the coolest card he's got. September is Library Card Sign-up Month

Bookmarks featuring Lucy, Linus, Sally and Charlie Brown

Sticker featuring Snoopy "I got a Library Card"

 

Promotional tools for libraries

Free 8.5" x 11" print PSA featuring 2015 Honorary Chair Snoopy

Library Card Sign-up Month Public Service Announcement featuring Snoopy

To download: Right click (Windows) or option-click (MAC) on the link or image and choose "Save Target As" to save it.  Note the location of the file. (PDF 1 MB)

Free customization: Have your library's own logo added to the PSA. Please send a print quality logo file (hi-res jpg or tif, or vector eps), your library name and url (if applicable) to mmcfarlane@ala.org and we will generate the custom PSA for you (in PDF format) within 1-2 weeks.

 

Free print PSA featuring Disney's Belle

Reading is Royal (Disney character Belle)

Belle reminds everyone of the magic of reading.

To download: Right click (Windows) or option-click (MAC) on the link or image and choose "Save Target As" to save it.  Note the location of the file. (PDF 2.35 MB)

 

Audio PSAs:

September is Library Card Sign-up Month
(:15 second MP3) (:15 second WAV)

E-books free at your library
(:20second MP3) (:20 second WAV)

Get set for the school year with a library card
(:30 second MP3) (:30 second WAV)

Sample tools:

Sample Press Release, PSA script and proclamation coming soon.

Digital PSAs:

Digital PSAs coming soon.

Smartest Card logos

Black & yellow
new smartest card logo - black and yellow

English:
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Spanish:
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Blue
new smartest card logo - blue

English:
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Spanish:
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Contact Us:

We'd like to hear what you have planned for Library Card Sign-up Month or answer your questions.

Megan McFarlane
Campaign coordinator
mmcfarlane@ala.org

For more information visit the
Campaign For America's Libraries

campaign for america's libraries

 

Library Champions logo
ALA Library Champions for supporting ALA’s efforts in raising public awareness for libraries and librarians. In particular, we would like to thank these two Champions for their enhanced level of support.

 

 

Dollar General literacy Foundation
We would like to thank Dollar General Literacy Foundation for the American Dream Starts @ your library program