Press Center

 


Reporters

To learn more about the key issues facing America’s libraries and librarians and to talk to an ALA spokesperson, please contact

Heather Cho
Media Relations Specialist
312-280-4020
hcho@ala.org

To discuss issues that relate to ALA’s Washington, DC office, please contact:

Jazzy Wright
Press Officer
Washington Office
800-545-2433 ext. 8208
jwright@alawash.org

Resources for Reporters

2014 State of America's Libraries Report
Get up to date information about issues facing libraries.

Press Releases from the American Library Association

Press Kits on a variety of topics

Press Credential Guidelines

School Libraries in Crisis Press Kit

Library Fact Sheets
Good background information for stories about libraries

About ALA President Barbara Stripling

Blogs

"Visibility @ your library" - ALA Public Information Office Blog

"District Dispatch" - Washington Office Blog

Events

Upcoming Conferences

Celebration Weeks & Promotional Events

Members

Librarians are invited to localize press materials where appropriate and to visit the Public Information Office pages for media relations tools.