American Libraries Magazine

  • A New Way of Looking at Public Library Engagement in America
  • Declaration for the Right to Libraries
Photo: © Marian Wood Kolisch
Recent National Book Award recipient talks about why writers need to stick their necks out for an important cause
Comments: 0 Posted November 27, 2014
John Green: 23 facts about Thanksgiving foods (video)
News from ALA and the profession
Comments: 0 Posted November 26, 2014
Libraries in the winter on postcards
News from ALA and the profession
Comments: 0 Posted November 25, 2014
Archived webinar on giving legal advice
News from ALA and the profession
Comments: 0 Posted November 24, 2014
Z! Haukeness from the Shine Initiative—a nonprofit based in Madison, Wisconsin—keeps a prominent profile in a glass room in the middle of Madison Public Library, where he and a coworker spend 30 hours a week helping patrons find housing and jobs and apply for food stamps. Some people come just to talk through hardships, he says.
Libraries offer refuge and support to those in need and help foster a new community approach to homelessness
Comments: 1 Posted November 24, 2014
Why books are still one of our most durable technologies
News from ALA and the profession
Comments: 0 Posted November 21, 2014
Three students shot in Florida State's Strozier Library
News from ALA and the profession
Comments: 0 Posted November 20, 2014
Buy It Now button for ebooks
Plus an updated Big Five status chart
Comments: 0 Posted November 20, 2014
Comments: 0 Posted November 20, 2014
Simon & Schuster
ALA welcomes the change
Comments: 0 Posted November 20, 2014

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