AASL's journal, Knowledge Quest, offers online accessibility

Contact: Melissa B. Jacobsen
AASL Communications Specialist
(312) 280-4381
mjacobsen@ala.org

NEWS
For Immediate Release
January 6, 2009

CHICAGO – Articles in Knowledge Quest, the journal of the American Association of School Librarians (AASL), is now available to AASL members online. Members are able to access current and archived copies of the journal to print or save in a PDF format. The site also offers searchable full-text articles. The site can be accessed through member login on the Knowledge Quest pages at http://www.ala.org/ala/mgrps/divs/aasl/aaslpubsandjournals/kqweb/kqhome/kqhome.cfm.

Published five times a year, Knowledge Quest is devoted to offering substantive information to assist building-level library media specialists, supervisors, library educators and other decision makers concerned with the development of school library media programs and services. The January/February 2009 issue, Doing Honest Work, will focus on the key issues and practical aspects of ethics education. The issue will be released mid- to late January.

The American Association of School Librarians, www.aasl.org, a division of the American Library Association (ALA), promotes the improvement and extension of library media services in elementary and secondary schools as a means of strengthening the total education program. Its mission is to advocate excellence, facilitate change and develop leaders in the school library media field.