ALA News now available through Twitter

Contact: Steve Zalusky

Manager of Communications,

ALA Public Information Office

(312) 280-1546


For Immediate Release,

February 2, 2009

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CHICAGO – ALA News, the weekly electronic news service of the American Library Association (ALA), can now be followed via Twitter by clicking on

The ALA News Twitter feed will not only have regular updates of news from the ALA and its divisions as they happen, but also a lot more, including:

  • Updates on national news stories.
  • ALA-related video and photos.
  • The latest posts from the ALA’s Public Information Office/Campaign for America's Libraries blog, Visibility @ your library (
  • News from the Campaign for America’s Libraries.

Join the ALA and PIO for the latest “tweets.”