Question: My library will be moving into a new building next year. The building design work is completed, and construction underway, but we haven’t begun to discuss how we will accomplish the move of our collections. Does ALA have any resources that might help?
Updated August 24, 2012
Q. I was recently asked by a visitor from Germany about coming to work in a library in the U.S. She wanted to know if her degree in library science would be acceptable here. I didn't know what to tell him. Do you have a resource for this?
Q. We are beginning an outreach program to address issues of gender in the pre K-3 grade classroom. We are looking for material for early readers that is particularly adept at portraying non-stereotypical gender roles and that addresses LGBT issues in age appropriate ways. Can you guide me to any resources, book lists, etc.?
Question: Where can I find the competency standards for librarians?
Question: My library is looking to develop an IT security policy. Does ALA have a policy in place that we could review?
Answer: ALA does not have a policy for you to review, however I can point you to some resources that may help you in creating an IT policy for your library.