New online tools, Graphics products available for National Library Week 2007

Contact: Megan Humphrey/Trish Cleary
312-280-4020/2426
mhumphrey@ala.org / tcleary@ala.org
For Immediate Release
October 17, 2006

New online tools, Graphics products available for
National Library Week 2007

Products and materials support
"Come together @ your library®" theme

New online materials and products for are now available to help libraries reach out to their communities during National Library Week (April 15-21, 2007).

The online materials, available in both English and Spanish, focus on the National Library Week "Come together @ your library®" theme. They include a proclamation, sample press release, sample radio PSAs and sample letter-to-the-editor. All documents can be customized for local use.

Libraries can download the tools at www.ala.org/@yourlibrary by clicking on the "National Library Week" button.

New ALA Graphics products support the National Library Week theme as well. In addition to the traditional poster and bookmark, libraries can also purchase a mini poster, key chains and banner. Single NLW digital art files also are offered online for purchase at  www.alastore.ala.org.

To order, see the current ALA Graphics Catalog, call 1-866-SHOP-ALA, send a fax to 770-280-4155 or visit the  ALA Online Store.

Libraries are encouraged to let the Public Information Office know what they are planning for National Library Week. Send an email to: atyourlibrary@ala.org .