American Libraries Magazine

Jason Segel
Actor and screenwriter Jason Segel is known for his comedic work on the small and big screen as the star of the long-running television show How I Met Your Mother and cult fave Freaks and Geeks, and hit films Forgetting Sarah Marshall and The Muppets.
Posted January 31, 2015 | Comments: 0
Zumba class
About a dozen energetic attendees arrived at 7 this morning for ALA's Think Fit Zumba class, sponsored by Innovative.
Posted January 31, 2015 | Comments: 0
Angie Manfredi
ALA held its first official Midwinter Ignite session on Saturday morning, after introducing them successfully at the ALA Annual Conference in Las Vegas.
Posted January 31, 2015 | Comments: 0
El Deafo
“I can do with a picture so much more than I can do with words,” said Cece Bell, author of the graphic memoir El Deafo, during the ERT/Booklist Author Forum on Friday at the 2015 ALA Midwinter Meeting & Exh
Posted January 31, 2015 | Comments: 0
Craighead County Jonesboro Public Library billboard designs
When Ben Bizzle joined the Craighead County (Ark.) Jonesboro Public Library in 2008, he helped introduce the staff to a culture of creativity where people were not afraid to fail.
Posted January 31, 2015 | Comments: 0
U.S. Senator Dick Durbin (D-Ill.)
The Washington Office Update program Saturday morning, “Whither Washington: The 2014 Election and What It Means for Libraries,” got off to a powerful start with the appearance of Richard Dur
Posted January 31, 2015 | Comments: 0
ALA Top Ten Tweets
Wooo, it’s day one of Midwinter! The twitterverse is bustling with happy arrivals, anticipation, humor, inspiration, and a whole lot of festive spirit.
Posted January 31, 2015 | Comments: 0
Welcome to Jason Segel's Nightmare
Midwinter Meeting News US senator tells librarians: "Get organized"
Posted January 30, 2015 | Comments: 0
Paper books will never die
Midwinter Meeting News And so it begins
Posted January 30, 2015 | Comments: 0
NYPL's Space/Time Directory
In the 12th annual Knight News Challenge, organizers asked this question: “How might we leverage libraries as a platform to build more knowledgeable communities?” Twenty-two winners
Posted January 30, 2015 | Comments: 0