How will your library celebrate National Bookmobile Day?

Contact: John L. Amundsen

Communications Specialist

ALA Office for Literacy and Outreach Services

(312) 280-2140


For Immediate Release

March 3, 2010

CHICAGO – The ALA Office for Literacy and Outreach Services (OLOS) is calling all libraries participating in National Bookmobile Day to share the ways they are celebrating the event. Participants are encouraged to contribute  to the
National Bookmobile Day Wiki, joining in on the conversation on the
NBD ALA Connect community or by emailing their ideas and stories to

Held during National Library Week on Wednesday, April 14, 2010, the inaugural National Bookmobile Day will celebrate the contributions of our nation's bookmobiles and the dedicated professionals who make quality bookmobile outreach possible in their communities.

To learn more about National Bookmobile Day, please visit

National Bookmobile Day is sponsored by the ALA Office for Literacy and Outreach Services, the Association of Bookmobile and Outreach Service (ABOS), and the Association of Rural and Small Libraries (ARSL).